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2019 European Championships Tournament Review

After three days of thrilling football, it all came down to the women’s and men’s Grand Final’s on Saturday afternoon to decide the winners of the 2019 European Championships. In the women’s final, it was the Irish Banshees against the German Eagles, while the men’s draw saw the Danish Vikings battle the Great Britain Bulldogs. […]

2019 European Championships Day 2 Recap

Day Two of the 2019 European Championships decided the final standings for the women heading into their Grand Final on Saturday, while in the men’s competition, the semi-finals took place to decide both their Grand Final and final placing matches. With an early start for some teams there was some sore, tired bodies entering Wimbledon […]

2019 European Championships Day 1 Recap

The 2019 European Championships kicked off today at Wimbledon Park in London with nine games taking place across the day. The opening day was played with the carnival format with all games being played with 20-minute halves. This tournament is AFL Europe’s premier 18-a-side competition, and it took some teams a little while to adapt […]

2019 European Championships Preview

The 2019 European Championships are finally here as six men’s teams and three women’s teams will battle it out at Wimbledon Park in London to see who will be crowned champions of Europe in the 18-a-side format. Some of Europe’s best players will travel to London with their countries to compete in the tournament which […]

2019 European Championships squad preview – Irish Warriors

The 2019 European Championships are just around the corner and as part of the build-up, AFL Europe will be previewing all nine teams involved in this year’s tournament. The European Championship is AFL Europe’s premier 18-a-side tournament, played every three years, and this year will see teams from across the continent travel to London to […]

2019 European Championships Squad Preview – Irish Banshees

The 2019 European Championships are just around the corner and as part of the build-up, AFL Europe will be previewing all nine teams involved in this year’s tournament. The European Championship is AFL Europe’s premier 18-a-side tournament, played every three years, and this year will see teams from across the continent travel to London to […]

Irish Watch Season Review – Part One

Irish Watch Season Reviews – Part One  What a season it was. 27 weeks of action packed footy led to the Tigers claiming their second premiership in three seasons, demolishing the young GWS Giants on Grand Final day by a whopping 89 points. Richmond wouldn’t be the only success story however, with the rise of […]

Umpire Spotlight – Dan Wild

After being recruited into umpiring by Kevin Smith, the last person to run a one-person (field umpire) AFL Grand Final, Dan Wild has seen himself umpire in one of Victoria’s leading Australian Football competitions, and has just finished his first season in AFL London. With his first AFL Europe tournament just around the corner, Dan […]

Belushi’s Presents: Player Spotlight – Gavin Murray

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.  Irishman Gavin Murray always kept a close eye on the AFL in Australia and jumped at the opportunity to join in on the game in 2012. “I had always had a […]

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. PARIS COCKERELS REIGN SUPREME IN CNFA While the Richmond Tigers were celebrating in Melbourne on Saturday, the […]