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# Conor McKenna

September 2023
McKenna's brilliant goal helps Brisbane Lions book Grand Final spot
The Brisbane Lions will make their first appearance in the showpiece since 2004 next weekend.
Armagh star to debut for Melbourne, McKenna will start as Brisbane chase Grand Final spot
Aimee Mackin set for her AFLW bow alongside sister Blaithin.
'A brilliant recruit as a player and as a person' - Tyrone's McKenna extends Brisbane stay
All-Ireland winner’s contract with the Lions extended until end of 2025 season.
McKenna and Brown on the winning teams as Lions and Giants progress in AFL
Limavady man Brown nails two goals while McKenna impresses with workrate.
'He’s not your typical player' - Life of Aussie Rules and horses for Tyrone star McKenna
The inside story of how Brisbane Lions won the race to land Conor McKenna and his remarkable return.
This year
Kilkenny's Joyce makes Brisbane Lions debut in game interrupted by power outage
Irish duo on Brisbane team whose lead was threatened by a fourth-quarter power failure.
Last year
Conor McKenna returns to AFL with Brisbane Lions
Tyrone star has signed a one-year deal.
St Kilda enter AFL club race to sign Tyrone's McKenna - reports
McKenna was part of Tyrone’s Sam Maguire triumph in 2021.
Several clubs circling as Tyrone's Conor McKenna eyes return to the AFL - reports
McKenna told the county panel he intends to return to Australia to play AFL again.
Tyrone set for major boost as McKenna red card rescinded before Ulster quarter-final
The former AFL star was dismissed for ‘contributing to a melee’ against Fermanagh.
Tyrone overcome Fermanagh as Conor McKenna red-carded following melee
It was a second-half display worthy of All-Ireland champions.
All time
‘He followed his heart’ – McKenna’s dream on the verge of fruition
The Red Hands’ Conor McKenna made a name for himself and an impact in Aussie Rules, writes Maurice Brosnan.
What the AFL's pursuit of Cathal McShane says about the Irish who'll make it Down Under
Cathal McShane’s Tyrone begin their championship today. In a different life, he was an Irish export prototype in Oz.
Limerick and Tyrone stars bag GAA Player of the Month awards for October
Recognition for Gearóid Hegarty and Conor McKenna after some impressive performances.
'No matter if it's true, they want to be first to say it' - McKenna on AFL media as Tyrone career takes flight
Conor McKenna was at the centre of a media storm in Australia after testing positive for Covid-19.
Analysing McKenna's debut, AFL influence on his game and why Tyrone fans should be excited
Conor McKenna scored 1-2 and set-up 1-1 on his first senior appearance for his county.
McKenna grabs 1-2 on AFL return but Donegal have too much for Tyrone
Jame Brennan and Ryan McHugh were central as Donegal deservedly defeated Mickey Harte’s men in Division 1.
Tyrone icon Canavan criticises GAA's 'drastic' call to suspend club games
The association made the decision following a number of post-match celebrations where there was a lack of social distancing.
Football the focus for Tyrone's McKenna after Essendon exit but 'book not fully closed yet' in Australia
The former AFL star has also hit out at the Melbourne media after bidding farewell to the game – for now, anyway.
Brilliant run and solo from Conor McKenna a highlight in Essendon's win in AFL
McKenna helped his side defeat Adelaide Crows 62-59.
'Total farce... He was guilty by media' - Tuohy fumes over treatment of McKenna in Covid-19 saga
The Tyrone native was at the centre of a storm in Australia after he became the first AFL player to test positive for the virus.
'I still don't know what happened' - McKenna remains in dark over positive Covid-19 test
Essendon star Conor McKenna hasn’t ruled out the possibility of lining out with Tyrone in 2021.
McKenna to return to training after serving AFL ban for breaking Covid-19 protocols
McKenna’s club Essendon face Collingwood this Friday night.
Bizarre twist as Irish AFL star Conor McKenna tests negative for Covid-19
The former Tyrone minor initially tested positive.
Irish AFL star Conor McKenna at the centre of a storm in Oz after positive Covid-19 test
The AFL has banned contact training for large groups while Tyrone’s McKenna is coming under huge scrutiny.
Former Tyrone ace and AFL player Conor McKenna gets Covid-19
Essendon confirmed their AFL match against Melbourne tomorrow has been postponed.
Conor McKenna back to preparations for AFL season following break at home
The Tyrone native is in the mix for Essendon’s season opener.
McKenna returns to Tyrone from AFL club 'due to homesickness and family-related reasons'
McKenna has been playing with Essendon since October 2014.
AFL boss 'really disappointed' in Tyrone's McKenna for lining out in club GAA match
The Essendon star scored a goal for his native Eglish as they won a relegation battle at the weekend.
McKenna's Essendon suffer heavy 55-point AFL elimination final defeat
The Tyrone native’s season is over.
Kerry, Tyrone and Laois players fly the Irish flag in 2019 AFL finals
Big couple of days for Conor McKenna, Mark O’Connor and Zach Tuohy.
Derry's Conor Glass scores first ever AFL goal for Hawthorn
Tyrone man Conor McKenna pulled off a dummy solo for Essendon in the same game.
Irish Aussie Rules player banned after pleading guilty to biting incident
Conor McKenna, 22, was charged with serious misconduct after lining out for the Essendon Bombers at the weekend.
Tyrone's McKenna charged with serious misconduct after alleged bite in AFL game
The incident occurred in Essendon’s game with the Western Bulldogs.
Tyrone youngster Conor McKenna raises eyebrows with a solo in AFL clash
There have been questions asked about its place in the game’s rules.
Dinner at Ciaran Sheehan's house, the drug scandal that gave him his start and the lure of Tyrone
Tyrone man Conor McKenna is enjoying life in Melbourne.
New four-year deal for Tyrone's McKenna as he receives boost in Aussie Rules career
The Eglish native is staying with the Bombers.
'There's no reason to leave': Tyrone's Conor McKenna eager to stay in the AFL
McKenna has impressed for Essendon since his arrival Down Under.
Tyrone's Conor McKenna turns on the afterburners for brilliant Aussie Rules goal
McKenna and Essendon control their own destiny in the AFL finals race.
Cork footballer named in AFL side for first time in almost three years
Ciaran Sheehan is included on Carlton’s interchange bench for Saturday’s game against Adelaide.