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Belushi’s Bar & St Christopher’s Inns continue AFL Europe partnership

AFL Europe is excited to announce that they will continue their partnership with Belushi’s Bars & St Christopher’s Inns in 2019. Now into its second year, this partnership will help continue to promote and develop Australian Football in Europe. With five bars spread over London and 21 hostels across Europe, Belushi’s Bars and St Christopher’s […]

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. PANTHERS POUNCE OVER THE REDLEGS In Round Four of the SANH league, the Zagreb Panthers took on […]

Nicola Barr joins AFL Europe in Game Development role

AFL Europe is pleased to announce that GWS Giants player Nicola Barr has joined the team in a part-time Game Development role to support the growth of AFL in Europe. Originally travelling to Europe for her own personal travel experiences, Nicola has agreed to also support AFL Europe by attending club training sessions, match days […]

Belushi’s Presents: Player Spotlight – Tomas Nemec

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.  Living in the Czech Republic his whole life, Tomas did not have any interaction with AFL growing up. The popular sport of soccer did not interest him, as Tomas thought the […]

Irish Watch – Round Ten Review

It was a special weekend in the AFL, as teams around the league came together to celebrate the contributions of its Indigenous players for Sir Doug Nicholls Round. Often producing pieces of magic, the game’s indigenous stars came out to play in their special round producing a number of special highlights that will be talked […]

Match of the Round

Belfast Redbacks v Galway Magpies (ARFLI Men’s Premiership) 25.05.19  Mallusk Playing Fields 13:30   This weekend’s ARFLI matchup will see a grand final rematch grace the fields of Mallusk as reigning premiers the Belfast Redbacks take on the 2018 runners-up, the Galway Magpies. Heading into Round 3 of the 2019 competition, the Redbacks have held […]

AFL Europe Umpire Spotlight – Yann Cornaton

For Yann Cornaton, umpiring has given him the opportunity to travel all over Europe and watch the best teams battle it out from the best seat in the house. Having been involved with AFL since 2010, Yann originally began as a player with the Strasbourg Kangaroos but decided to give umpiring a try during his third […]

Belushi’s Presents: Player Spotlight – Bridgette Allen

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.  One of the most passionate Australian football players in all of Europe has to be Bridgette Allen. Originally from New Zealand, Bridgette discovered a love for the sport when moving to […]

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 […]