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Form and togetherness key for Birmingham at Fitzpatrick Cup

The first major AFL Europe tournament for 2019 will see five universities from Ireland and England battle it out on Saturday 2nd of February for the Fitzpatrick Cup. Premiers in the mens divison back in 2015 and 2016, Birmingham University are looking to take both the men’s and women’s Cup back to the Midlands. Both […]

Harvey Norman AFL Ireland Women’s Premiership Finals

After a very successful year for Australian Football in Ireland, this Sunday the year of footy will culminate in the country with the Harvey Norman AFL Ireland Women’s Premiership Grand Final. It has been one extraordinary year for the game in the nation. Throughout a jam-packed year of events, the Irish have showcased their class […]

Movember Cup 2018

The 7th edition of the annual Movember Cup is set to take place this weekend in Manchester, as the Mozzies look to back up their AFLCNE triumph with another victory in England’s premier cup tournament. The last competitive fixture for AFL England in 2018 sees six men’s teams and four women’s team competing at the […]

Switzerland set for first official national tournament

After months of preparation and planning, this Sunday will see the first Swiss tournament take place between hosts the Winterthur Lions, and newly established clubs the Basel Dragons and Geneva Jets. As a first for football in the nation, the 9-a-side tournament will act as the inaugural Australian Football competition in Switzerland, as the teams […]

Birmingham, Oxford and Cambridge ready for inaugural University League

The AFL England National University League kicks off this weekend as Birmingham and Oxford attempt to upset favourites Cambridge in the inaugural season of the competition. With men’s and womens fixtures, the tournament will be a first for Australian Football in Europe as the game attempts to spread around colleges and universities across the continent. […]

Become an AFL Europe Umpire

AFL Europe are on the hunt for umpires in preparation for 2019. With over 20+ countries playing regular games of footy, the demand for umpires is increasing and we would love you to be involved. As an AFL Europe umpire, you could have the chance to umpire in Amsterdam for the Champions League, in Norrtälje […]

AFL Europe 2019 Internship Program

AFL Europe are now accepting applications to join our team as part of our Internship Program for 2019. The role revolves around delivering the AFL Europe communications plan. This includes both written and video content to be published on our website and social media platforms as highlighted in the attached Job Description below. To apply […]

ANZAC Cup 2019 Applications Now Open!

AFL Europe is thrilled to announce that applications are now open for the Australian Spirit and Umpiring team to participate in the 11th Annual ANZAC Cup in Villers-Bretonneux, France. The small town of Villers-Bretonneux in Northern France has a strong connection with Australian Armed Forces. On 24th April 1918, the town was captured by German forces. Overnight […]

Croatians to take on Norwood FC

In a first for footy in Europe, South Australian National Football League (SANFL) side the Norwood Football Club will play the Croatian men’s and women’s national teams in a friendly fixtures this weekend in Biograd na Moru. The Redlegs have made their way over to Croatia to start their pre-season training camp that will involve […]

Nic Nat makes his way to Tel Aviv training

On holiday in Israel, Nic Naitanui may of found his favourite Australian Football club in Europe. Last night in Tel Aviv, the West Coast Eagles star attended a training session run by the Tel Aviv Cheetahs. Captain of the Cheetahs, Shir Shalev, said the visit from Nic Nat was something the players will not forget […]