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Irish Watch – Round Nine Review

Round nine would see another Irish code hopper given an opportunity at AFL level, with a string of good form in the VFL seeing Hawthorn defender Conor Glass claim his first senior appearance for 2019. Slotting into a backline that kept the in form Giants to just 38 points last week, Glass would have to […]

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. GENEVA TURNS ON THE JETS Round 2 of the AFL Switzerland season was played in Basel on […]

Match of the Round

AFL London Men’s Premiership West London Wildcats v Wandsworth Demons  18.05.19  Chiswick  15:30   Two of Europe’s powerhouse teams battle it out again this weekend, with the West London Wildcats versus the Wandsworth Demons headlining Round 2 of the AFL London season. Specifically showing how dominant these two sides are in AFL London, is that […]

Community Spotlight – Ryan Tucker

Originally involved with rugby league in Australia before moving to Sweden in 2009, Ryan Tucker wanted to get back into a sport. He couldn’t find a league side in Stockholm but did find the Södermalm Blues Australian Football club and has been hooked on Australian Football ever since. The main reasons behind picking up a new […]

Belushi’s Presents: Player Spotlight – Pierre Boscart

 Each week, AFL Europe will take a look at one of our star players competing in fixtures across the continent in Player Spotlight, proudly presented by Belushi’s.  With a passion for sport already and a love of mate-ship in a team environment, Pierre Boscart’s friend introduced him to the game of Australian Football and since this introduction […]

Irish Watch – AFL Round 8 Review

Round Eight would see a tied season high five Irish players take the field on AFL venues around Australia with a number of outstanding performances highlighting an exciting weekend. Friday night footy at the SCG would see two of the competitions most exciting cross coders do battle, with Colin O’Riordan’s Swans and Conor McKenna’s Bombers […]

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 weekends action and is presented by PSS International Removals. Crocs with a Dream start in AFLG Such a big build up for the inaugural AFLGW season, […]

Match of the Round

Rhein-Main Redcats v Berlin Crocodiles (AFLGW) 11.05.19  Frankfurt  16:30   The inaugural AFLGW season kicks off round two with an in-form team, the Berlin Crocodiles, facing an exciting, new Rhein-Main Redcats side in their first official match. Coming off a dominating 86 point win in Round 1, the Berlin Crocodiles have started the inaugural AFLGW […]

Irish Watch – AFL Round Seven Review

Seven weeks into the season and we saw a shake up within the Irish contingent of AFL Players, with good VFL form and unfortunate injury luck saw a new lineup take the field around the country this weekend. The biggest story of the week came through the recall of St Kilda defender Darragh Joyce, who […]

Irish Watch – AFL Round Six Review

The festival of footy continued into round six of the 2019 AFL season, as just two days after Geelong and Hawthorn squared off in an Easter Monday classic, the Tigers and Demons met for the traditional ANZAC Day Eve clash. This would of course be followed by the biggest day of the home and away […]