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Festival of Football – Russia

ST. PETERSBURG Cats will host Russia’s participation in AFL Europe’s Festival of Football, on September 26th. The Cats have held a regular competition for the past few years known as the St. Petersburg Australian Football League (SPAFL) with two teams; Baltic Hawks and Northern Tigers. The Hawks and Tigers will therefore be two of the […]

PSS Presents: Around the Grounds – Socials Edition #24

Featuring the best online posts from the AFL Europe community, PSS International Removals Presents: Around the Grounds – Socials Edition. AFL Poland’s first international tournament was a success! The four-team tournament in Warsaw featured two home sides in the Warsaw Boars and Warsaw Saints (first time competing under Boars & Saints) and two away sides […]

Festival of Football – Bulgaria

THE FIRST time two Bulgarian teams will play each other in a game of Australian Football is set to occur at AFL Europe’s Festival of Football. Whilst the Sofia Magpies established in 2018, over in the east, the Varna Demons have only just formed earlier this year. Sofia’s players will make the five-hour drive on […]

Festival of Football – Poland

HISTORY will be made in Poland with AFL Europe’s Festival of Football. The 26th of September will mark the first-ever all-Poland AFL tournament as four teams from across the country prepare their travels to Wrocław. The tournament in Wrocław will see the debut of two new teams in Poland; the Wrocław Lions and Fort Nysa […]

Wombats working hard to grow AFL in Finland

‘Newest Team in Town’ introduces some of the upcoming Australian Football clubs who have recently joined their respective league’s around Europe. Reporter for AFL Europe, James Brosnan spoke to president of the Waasa Wombats, Anton Salmi as the team looks forward to their first official game this year. As the latest addition to Finland AFL, […]

Festival of Football – Sweden

PLAYERS from around Sweden and Denmark will head to the Limhamn Australian Football Ground in Malmö to play in the upcoming Festival of Football. Held on the 26th of September, Sweden will feature both a men’s and women’s tournament that will each consist of three matches and a grand final. The teams attending who will […]

PSS Presents: Around the Grounds – Socials Edition #23

Featuring the best online posts from the AFL Europe community, PSS International Removals Presents: Around the Grounds – Socials Edition. Another weekly recap of footy news as we enter September and near some footy grand finals being played around Europe. The Waterland Eagles are through to the AFL Netherlands grand final! The Eagles beat the Delft Blues […]

Festival of Football – Finland

PREPARATION for Finland’s participation in AFL Europe’s Festival of Football is officially underway. The tournament is set to take place approximately 30km out from Turku, in a small town named Paimio. Attending will be the Helsinki Heatseekers, Turku Dockers and Waasa Wombats, each hoping to field a 9-a-side team. A usual AFL season in Finland […]

Race to the MCG – Week Eleven Review

AFL Europe’s Race to the MCG has officially ended with Germany leading the women’s competition right from the get-go and becoming the first women’s team to run the distance from London to the Melbourne Cricket Ground. The team required just over 484km last week to reach the finish line of 16,900km. Germany gave it their […]

Festival of Football

The Festival of Football, partnering with the National Australia Bank (NAB), will unite teams from across the continent as they ‘come together’ to play Australian Football matches throughout Europe. The governing bodies of AFL in Europe have been invited to host a tournament on the 26th of September, with their local teams in a local […]