Opinion

COVID-19 makes the impossible possible in AFL season 2020

Rohan Connolly
By Rohan Connolly
Updated July 1 2021 - 5:53pm, first published August 12 2020 - 6:30am
AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan warned that flexibility would be required to get through season 2020. Photo: Robert Cianflone/Getty Images

AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan warned when Covid-19 first began to play havoc with this season that football would need to be "flexible and agile" in how it approached the disaster. He wasn't kidding.

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Rohan Connolly

Rohan Connolly is one of the most experienced and respected sporting journalists in the country, particularly passionate about football, and with a 37-year track record of observing it at close quarters in print, online, and on radio and TV.