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London Allstars v VAFA

On Sunday 25th October, kicking off at 11am in Battersea Park, AFL Europe and AFL London are hosting the VAFA boys at the end of their Irish tour. We have put together a team from our AFL London league to make up the “London Allstars” where they will show the VAFA boys that we’re not […]

2015 Axios Euro Cup

The 2015 Axios Euro Cup took place on the weekend in Umag, Croatia. 12 men’s teams and 6 women’s teams battled it out in a 9-a-side tournament to take out the titles of the Axios AFL Europe Euro Cup Champions! Four pools of three made up the men’s competition while two pools of three made […]

2015 AFL GF Party Finder

Overseas for the 2015 Toyota AFL Grand Final? Never fear! The 2015 Toyota AFL Grand Final might be impossible to miss in Australia, but for thousands of stranded Aussies overseas and the growing army of AFL fans around the world, finding a place to follow the big game in style can be a struggle. The […]

Conor McKenna

AFL Europe are incredibly excited to watch one of our Irish recruits debut for Essendon FC this weekend! Congratulations goes out to Conor and all his hard work, it has been a long time coming. [youtube_sc url=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5nR4ZHId5QA”] Essendon’s Irish recruit Conor McKenna will make his senior debut on Saturday night against Richmond. The 19 year […]

AFL Europe, South Australian Club Inaugural Grand Final Luncheon

THis landmark event is being hosted at the prestigious Australia House,in conjunction with Bill Muirhead (AFL Europe Ambassador and South Australian Agent General, London) and the South Australian Agent General’s Office in London, with support of the Australian High Commission.The first ever London AFL Grand Final Lunch will be held at Australia House, London at […]

Three Cities Tournament

The 8th of August saw an Inaugural 3 Cities Tournament hosted by the Czech Lions in Prague. Taking part were the Dresden Wolves, from Dresden, Germany and the Styrian DownUnder Dogs from Graz, Austria. The 3 game round robin tournament saw the Lions take out the top prize, the DownUnder Dogs come in second and […]

From London to Sydney

Born and bred Englishman, Dan Evenhuis first discovered Australian Rules when a work friend brought him down to a Wimbledon Hawks training session, in London, a few years back. Instantly falling in love with the incredible sport that is AFL, Dan played a few season with the Hawks before migrating to Australia and joining the […]

The conception of AFL in Poland

The expansion of Australian Rules Football continues to grow at an astonishing rate in Europe, with 2015 seeing the inaugural AFL Europe Champions League taking place in Amsterdam. Ten countries were represented by a team demonstrating that Australian Rules Football has certainly staked its claim as sport capable of growing in such a soccer orientated […]

AFL Europe Appoint New CEO

AFL Europe is pleased to announce Megan Hession has been appointed CEO. An experienced sports administrator, Megan will be based in London and will oversee the 21-member nation’s individual competitions while continuing to promote the game and oversee its development in Europe. Originally from the United States, Megan arrives in London with a wealth of […]