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When old friends meet

When 2010 premiership player Heath Shaw squares off against the Magpies on Saturday in his new guise as a GWS Giant, it will carry on a tradition almost as old as the game itself.

12:00pm  Aug 20, 2014

Pies in Print: Wednesday 20 August

The Age tips Collingwood to make up to seven changes for Saturday's clash with Greater Western Sydney, while the Herald Sun puts the club's list under the microscope.

8:26am  Aug 20, 2014

On This Day: Bucks sinks the Cats

First-year Magpie Nathan Buckley kicked the match winner in the final minutes against Geelong On This Day in 1994.

7:56am  Aug 20, 2014

As of Monday 18 August 2014

Name Injury Status
Marty Clarke Illness Test
Sam Dwyer Hamstring Test
Jamie Elliott Hamstring Test
Heritier Lumumba Corked thigh Test
Scott Pendlebury Corked quad Test
Alan Toovey Groin 1 week
Travis Cloke Ankle 3-4 weeks
Taylor Adams Finger Season
Dayne Beams Knee Season
Nathan Brown Shoulder Season
Nathan Freeman Hamstring Season
Ben Hudson Shoulder Season
Jonathon Marsh Hamstring Season
Adam Oxley Ankle Season
Ben Reid Hamstring Season
Nick Maxwell Ankle Retired

Long-term injury list: Nathan Brown and Ben Hudson have been added to Collingwood's long-term injury list. Jack Frost and Kyle Martin have been elevated from the rookie list as their replacements. Adam Oxley has also been added to Collingwood's long-term injury list, but no replacement has been nominated at this stage.

VFL Injury List

As of Tuesday 12 August 2014

Name Injury Status
Lachlan Howe Ankle Test
Jack Hellier Calf Test
Mat Suckling Hamstring 1 week
Tom Tyquin Hamstring 1-2 weeks
Tom Couch Hamstring Indefinite
Dylan Orval Hamstring Season
Ryan Pendlebury Pectoral Season
Josh Turner Neck Season


Blackmores Injury Update: Round 22

Watch Director of Football Rodney Eade provide an update on the injury status of several key Magpies including Elliott, Pendlebury, Reid, Cloke, Beams, Toovey and Lumumba.

August 18, 2014  3:00 PM


Injury update: Toovey to miss

Collingwood’s extraordinary injury toll continues to mount in the wake of its loss to Brisbane with Alan Toovey ruled out of Saturday's trip to Greater Western Sydney.

5:01pm Aug 18, 2014


Injury update: Two gone for the season

Collingwood will be without Dayne Beams and Ben Reid for the remainder of 2014 but the news is better for its three remaining injury victims.

3:03pm Aug 17, 2014


Injury update: Swan to play

Collingwood champion Dane Swan is expected to make his return from a foot injury in Saturday’s must-win game against Brisbane.

3:16pm Aug 12, 2014


Injury update: Adams to miss 4-6

Collingwood’s gutsy six-point win over Port Adelaide has come at a cost, with young midfielder Taylor Adams ruled out for the next 4-6 weeks with a torn ligament in his finger.

5:19pm Aug 4, 2014


Injury update: Two face tests

Experienced duo Luke Ball and Alan Toovey are in the frame for senior selection against Port Adelaide this Sunday.

4:06pm Jul 29, 2014


Young Magpie out for season

Adam Oxley will undergo ankle surgery later this week and miss the remainder of the season.

3:53pm Jul 29, 2014


Magpies celebrate Multicultural Round

Collingwood joins the AFL community this week in celebrating Multicultural Round, embracing the stories and cultures which comprise the rich tapestry of Australia’s game.

2:23pm Jul 25, 2014


Prized pick ready to run

Collingwood's top draft pick Matthew Scharenberg is set to play his long-awaited first VFL game for the club on Sunday.

1:42pm Jul 24, 2014


Two keys in the mix for Sunday

Collingwood may be bolstered by two of its most important senior players against Adelaide in Sunday’s crunch match at the MCG.

4:01pm Jul 21, 2014


Foot injury sidelines Swan

Collingwood midfielder Dane Swan is likely to miss the next month of football due to a foot injury he sustained in last Sunday’s match against Essendon at the MCG.

2:00pm Jul 17, 2014


Injury report: Maxwell to see specialist

Collingwood veteran Nick Maxwell will have his injured ankle assessed by a specialist on Tuesday evening.

2:30pm Jul 15, 2014


Scans for injured Maxwell

Collingwood defender Nick Maxwell has limped in for scans after injuring his ankle during Sunday's 64-point loss to Essendon.

2:37pm Jul 14, 2014


Injury update: Reid in the clear

Injury plagued Magpie Ben Reid has been cleared of any major injury after sustaining a corked calf in the VFL and is a chance to play again this weekend.

3:42pm Jul 7, 2014


Freeman sidelined from VFL

Top draft choice Nathan Freeman did not take his place in the Collingwood line up against the Northern Blues on Sunday.

4:12pm Jul 6, 2014


Injury update: Six prepare to return

As many as six Collingwood players are poised to return from injury this coming weekend.

4:24pm Jun 30, 2014


Injury update: Hudson out for eight

Thirty-five year old ruckman Ben Hudson will be moved onto the club’s long-term injury list after being sent in for surgery on his injured shoulder.

3:20pm Jun 23, 2014


Injury run frustrates Magpies

A spate of injuries to key players will test Collingwood's resolve as it seeks to bounce back from Sunday's loss to the Western Bulldogs.

2:31pm Jun 17, 2014


Fasolo sidelined by foot surgery

Collingwood utility Alex Fasolo will miss the next 2-3 weeks after undergoing surgery to remove a screw in his foot.

11:49am Jun 17, 2014


Injury update: Frost dodges a bullet

Jack Frost has “dodged a bullet” after scans revealed he has not suffered any damage to the knee he hyperextended during Collingwood’s loss to the Western Bulldogs.

3:57pm Jun 16, 2014


Injury update: White's finger heals

Collingwood is likely to have key forward Jesse White available when it selects its team for Sunday’s clash with the Western Bulldogs.

3:30pm Jun 10, 2014