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Festival of Football debut for players in Israel

The 2021 AFL Europe Festival of Football will see nearly 15 countries and up to 50 teams competing in local tournaments across Europe and all on the same day of Saturday, August 14th. Preview the action that will go ahead in Tel Aviv, Israel. AFL Israel look forward to participating in their first AFL Europe […]

AFL Europe Podcast: With Special Guest Kevin “Shifter” Sheehan

In episode 26 of the AFL Europe Podcast we are pleased to be joined by AFL Talent Ambassador, Kevin “Shifter” Sheehan. Shifter has been involved in footy all his life, from playing professionally with the Geelong Cats, to holding roles in scouting and talent identification with the Australian Football League. LISTEN VIA SPOTIFY In his […]

AFL Europe Podcast: One Kick Later – Oliver Krajacic

Welcome to episode twenty-five of the AFL Europe Podcast where we are joined by Oliver Krajacic. Oliver joins us from Austria and as part of our One Kick Later series to share his journey into Australian Football that started ten years ago and reflects on the beginnings of the sport in Austria. Oliver shares how […]

Swans, Kookaburras claim victories in Dublin for round two

Stephen O’Sullivan, Reporter for AFL Ireland, recaps all of Ireland’s round two action that was held in Dublin last weekend. Round two of the AFL Ireland men’s and women’s premiership competitions fell foul to cancelled games scheduled in Galway last Saturday, however, we did have two cracking games played in the capital. Men’s Competition South […]

Austria’s DownUnderDogs and Galahs to welcome Budapest Bats for debut match

The 2021 AFL Europe Festival of Football will see nearly 15 countries and up to 50 teams competing in local tournaments across Europe and all on the same day of Saturday, August 14th. Preview Austria’s tournament that will host the Vienna Galahs, Styrian DownUnderDogs and Budapest Bats in the nation’s capital. The Budapest Bats are […]

Croatian teams to head to the coast for Festival of Football

The 2021 AFL Europe Festival of Football will see nearly 15 countries and up to 50 teams competing in local tournaments across Europe and all on the same day of Saturday, August 14th. Preview Croatia’s tournament that will host five teams in the town of Tribunj. Men’s and women’s players in Croatia will be venturing […]

Celebrating Women’s Coaching Month

This month, we’re joining Coach AFL, AFLW and the AFL in celebrating Women’s Coaching Month. Women’s Coaching Month recognises the efforts, achievements and participation of Australian Football female coaches across the world. We’d love to see teams in Europe share a photo and some words on social media recognising the women who have played a […]

AFL Europe Podcast: With Special Guest Dan Jackson

In episode 24 of the AFL Europe Podcast we are pleased to welcome former Richmond Tigers star and current Adelaide Crows Leadership Development Manager, Dan Jackson. After retiring from the AFL in 2014 with more than 150 games under his belt and just a year on from winning Richmond’s Best & Fairest award, Dan has […]