Thanks for logging in.

You can now click/tap WATCH to start the live stream.

Thanks for logging in.

You can now click/tap LISTEN to start the live stream.

Thanks for logging in.

You can now click/tap LATEST NEWS to start the live stream.

LISTEN
Watch
on air now

Create a 3AW account today!

You can now log in once to listen live, watch live, join competitions, enjoy exclusive 3AW content and other benefits.


Joining is easy.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Leigh Matthews explains why some clubs have ignored AFL advice

Sportsday
Article image for Leigh Matthews explains why some clubs have ignored AFL advice

Leigh Matthews says he can understand why clubs have ignored AFL advice and chosen not to split their best players across training groups.

Essendon was staring at the prospect of being without most of its first-choice backline this week after Conor McKenna tested positive to COVID-19.

He’s since returned a negative result.

Many questioned why the Bombers hadn’t split their defenders across the designated groups of eight.

“To be honest, I can understand the risk being taken,” Leigh Matthews said.

Click PLAY below to hear Lethal explain why

Advertisement