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PSS Presents: Around the Grounds

Each week AFL Europe will take a look around the continent at the Australian Football highlights and thrilling matches. This Around the Grounds article delves into the standout performances from the weekend’s action and is presented by PSS International Removals. AUSTRALIA MASTERS BEGIN EUROPEAN TOUR AGAINST FRANCE On Sunday in Paris, the French Coqs hosted the Australian […]

PSS Announcement

PSS International Removals have re-joined AFL Europe as official partners for a third consecutive year in 2019. A family-run business, PSS International Removals deal in assisting individuals with their International move, which includes moving baggage, household items and vehicles to many countries across the world including Australia and the UK, with a goal to help […]

Match of the Round

AFL Masters European Tour Australia AFL Masters v French Coqs 7/06/2019  Stade la Grenouillère  15:00 This Sunday the 7th of July, the 2019 AFL Masters European tour will begin with Australia taking on the French national side. With successful tours of England, Ireland, China and India over the past 10 years, the Australian Masters side […]

Umpire Spotlight – Katrina Stopinski

Now into her 12th season of umpiring Australian Football, Katrina Stopinski is one of the most experienced umpires in Europe. It’s not just the number of years that she has been umpiring for that makes her one of the most experienced and respected umpires in Europe, but it’s the commitment she gives to her role […]

Euro Cup 2019 Tournament Review

The 2019 Euro Cup saw 16 national teams travel to Norrtajle, Sweden for Europe’s major 9-a-side competition. Under clear blue skies, 68 matches took place across five different pitches to crown the 2019 Euro Cup winners. With over 350 players as well as coaches, team staff, volunteers, umpires, family and friends, the Norrtajlie Sportcentrum was […]

Irish Watch – AFL Round 15 Review

Things were back to normal for round 15, as all 18 teams featured in an enthralling weekend of action filled with jaw-dropping highlights and tight finishes. Round 15 would also see a season high seven Irish players feature across the country, with their influence on the competition as a whole getting stronger and stronger.  After […]

2019 Euro Cup Tournament Preview

The 2019 edition of AFL Europe’s Euro Cup takes place tomorrow, Saturday the 29th of June, in Norrtälje, Sweden as 16 different national sides battle it out to decide who comes out on top as Europe’s best 9-a-side team. Over 400 players plus team staff, fans and volunteers will be involved in a big day […]

2019 Euro Cup Team Previews: Part Eight

Only two days left until the 2019 AFL Europe Euro Cup, which is being held in Norrtalje, Sweden this year for what is set to be a thrilling day of football as national teams from 16 different European countries field their nations best players and over 350 players battle it out for the Cup. This […]

Community Spotlight – Morten Merhøj

For Morten Merhøj, football isn’t just something to do on the weekend, it’s been a central part of his life through travel, education, relationships and work. After a local football club visited his Physical Education class at school when he was 12 years old, Morten fell in love with the game. He was then fortunate […]

Belushi’s Presents: Player Spotlight – Lars Hagberg

Each week, AFL Europe in combination with Belushi’s will take a look at one of our star players competing in fixtures across the continent in Player Spotlight.  A veteran of the game is an understatement for Lars ‘Larry’ Hagberg, who has now been playing Australian football in Europe for 17 years. Studying in the AFL capital of the […]