MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 07: Melbourne players celebrate a goal during the round three AFL match between the Melbourne Demons and the North Melbourne Kangaroos at Melbourne Cricket Ground on April 7, 2018 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Darrian Traynor/Getty Images/AFL Media) Posted in Featured News , Front Page News

The Melbourne Football Club will be looking for its fourth win in a row when it takes on Carlton at the MCG this Sunday.

The Demons are hoping to regain co-captain Jack Viney for his first game of the season after he successfully returned from his foot injury last weekend for the Casey Demons in the VFL. After missing the first 7 games of the season Viney declared “I’m ready to just play and have fun”.

While Viney will be having fun on the field, there will be plenty of activities off the field to ensure all kids will have plenty of fun too:

  • Meet the Melbourne mascots – Checkers and Daisy Demon. Send us your pics to win a cap signed by co-captains Nathan Jones & Jack Viney. Send to
  • The Woolworths AFL playground is located outside of Gate 6 and includes an inflatable obstacle course, footy skills games, free apples and Milo samples as well as loads of prizes and giveaways
  • WIN the ultimate Marvel Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. prize! Strike your best action pose with a Marvel Super Hero and post with #AFLAvengersPose to win!
  • If Melbourne win, all 22 players will hand out a signed footy to the crowd. Get down to the fence post game for your best chance to get one!

This game is replacement game for all Melbourne FC members.

All kids under the age 15 also get in for free as a part of the AFL’s Sunday Funday initiative.

Match details:

  • Carlton vs Melbourne
  • Sunday, May 20, MCG
  • First bounce: 1.10pm
  • MCC Members’ Reserve, Gate 2 opens from 11am
  • All other gates open from 11.30am