The Recruit News

Matt Eagles IS The Recruit

Matt Eagles has been named THE RECRUIT for 2016 and signed an AFL contract with the Brisbane Lions during tonight’s action-packed live final of the hit FOX8 AFL reality series. The 26-year-old from Adelaide narrowly beat Daniel Cox (21 from Broome, WA) to take out this life-changing prize. Jordan Treloar (23 from Macleod, VIC) followed in third position. Matt said:…Read more

AFL Alumni Jumper Auction

It’s not often you get the chance to own a jumper signed by former AFL stars such as Barry Hall, Jonathan Brown, Brian Lake, Campbell Brown and Brad Sewell. And by doing so, you can contribute to a great cause! With all proceeds going to the AFL Players’ official charity partner Ladder, you can own one…Read more

Recap of the best bits from Season 2 of The Recruit!

So this is it. They have been tested, watched and challenged and after 9 long weeks, it’s time for the decider episode. One last chance for the recruits to impress Mick and the Executives and to change their lives forever. Cue: The most dramatic slo mo walk in all season… Who will rise to the occasion?…Read more

Recap of the best bits from Episode 8 of The Recruit!

As we roll on into the 8th week of The Recruit Season 2 it is safe to say we are well and truly down to the pointy end of the comp. There are six hopeful fellas left and in just two short weeks, three of these boys will be standing in front of all 18 AFL Club’s…Read more

Shane Warne and Lauren Eagle Guest Appearance

More big names are set to appear on THE RECRUIT, with legendary cricketer Shane Warne and champion water skier turned professional boxer Lauryn Eagle in tomorrow night’s episode, airing Wednesday September 7 at 8.30pm on FOX8. With the focus this week on resilience, the final six Recruits head to Marysville for a game against the Emergency…Read more