Essendon Bombers Betting Tips, Odds & Latest News

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Essendon is one of the biggest sporting teams in Australia and a true powerhouse of the AFL.

Boasting the most premierships alongside Carlton, the Bombers draw big crowds, generate huge membership numbers and routinely attract the best talent from around the league.

Essendon History

Essendon is one of the oldest and most successful clubs in the AFL.

The Bombers formed in 1872 with the club played its first recorded game on 7 June 1873 against a Carlton Second 20, winning 1 goal to nil. 

The club played a senior club in the Victorian Football Association in 1878, one year after the VFA formed. It is historically associated with Essendon, a suburb in the north-west of Melbourne, Victoria. 

The club has since gone on to be the most successful team in the AFL alongside Carlton, winning 16 premierships. The Bombers are now based at the Hangar, which is located towards Melbourne but the team's spiritual home is located in Essendon at the iconic Windy Hill.

Essendon Live Streaming

Essendon fans that want to live stream Bombers games can do so by signing up with Kayo Sports. Kayo has streaming rights to the AFL, which includes all Essendon games in the 2020 season. 

Essendon Betting Odds

There are several methods you can use to stay up to date with the latest Essendon betting odds, like checking with the bookmaker accounts you have to see which one offers the best markets. 

Essendon Bonus Bets

Due to Australian legalisation online bookmakers are unable to offer Essendon bonus bets to their customers. 

Most bookmakers do offer money back and bonus bet deals on games throughout the season which can generate you bonus bets, so keep an eye with your bookie to see what deals are in place.

Essendon Fixtures

Rather than visiting a third party website with unreliable fixtures on the Bombers, it is better to go straight to the source for your Essendon fixtures.

Essendon's website can be found at

Essendon Results

To keep up to date with the latest Essendon results your best bet is to visit either the Essendon official website or the AFL's.

Both sites offer Essendon live scores and the match results following any Bombers' match. 

Essendon Team News

Before betting on the Bombers, it is important to know who's named in the 22. A key out or a big-name inclusion could be the difference between you getting a winning dividend and your best Bombers bet going down.

Our previews on Essendon will always include the full named squad leading into a match so you'll never be left in the dark with who's lining up for the Bombers.

Essendon Bet of the Day

For our Essendon bet of the day visit our match preview hub to get our best Bomber bets and other wagers related to the Dons.

Essendon News

For the latest news directly from the club your best bet is to visit for your Essendon news.

For all the big breaking news relating to the betting markets visit our site to keep informed on the Bombers. 

Essendon Trade Rumours 

AFL is a true 24/7 sport these days and while it's true there's only a two week window after the season for players to move, the Bombers will always be subject to trade rumours as the season goes on.

Be sure to visit for the latest Essendon trade rumours so you can be sure of who's going where and how the Bombers will look going into the new season.

Essendon Social Media

Essendon is one of the most active clubs on social media. You can follow their official accounts on: 

If you simply want to search for Essendon social media news, the hashtags #EFC and #Essendon are the most popular.

Essendon FAQ

How many premierships has Essendon won?

Essendon has won 16 premierships, the most of any team in the AFL.

When did Essendon last win a premiership?

Essendon's last premiership came in 2000 when the Bombers defeated the Melbourne Demons by 60 points.

When did Essendon play their first ever game?

The Bombers formed in 1872 with the club played its first recorded game on 7 June 1873 against a Carlton Second 20, winning 1 goal to nil.