Entries by afleurope

Match of the Round

DAFL Round 8 Odense Lions v Port Malmö Maulers 31/08/2019  Odense  1:00pm The Danish Australian Football League (DAFL) has taken major strides this year, with all sides growing in numbers, the standard and skills of the competition have lifted. In this last game of the men’s regular season, the Danish team of the Odense Lions […]

Umpire Spotlight – Nilss Lode

Even though Nilss Lode grew up in Melbourne loving the game of Australian Football, it wasn’t until he umpired a practice game in Germany that he saw the game differently to spectating or playing. As an umpire, there are a number of opportunities each game to see some outstanding bits of team or individual skill […]

Irish Watch: AFL Round 23 Review

The year would end for a number of our Irish players on the weekend, as a whirlwind home and away season enjoyed a dramatic conclusion. With a number of big games which ultimately decided positions in the finals, it certainly was a hectic weekend as Irish players had a major influence on many of these […]

Belushi’s Presents: Player Spotlight – Florian Naumann

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.  With high aspirations in all sports throughout his life Florian Naumann has always set the bar high. Florian always seems to reach these tough goals and even go one step further, […]

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.   REDBACKS CONTINUE DOMINANCE IN IRELAND This years ARFLI Grand Final went right down to the final […]

Match of the Round

ARFLI Men’s Grand Final Belfast Redbacks v Leeside Lions 24/08/2019  National Sports Campus, Dublin  1:30pm Another thrilling season in the Australian Rules Football League of Ireland (ARFLI) has almost come to an end, after a season full of amazing matches it has all lead to this enthralling final weekend of footy. Fighting extremely hard to […]

Community Spotlight – Ulrike Senti

Growing up in Switzerland, Ulrike Senti had always enjoyed her sport and has always wanted sportswomen like herself to be able to live out their dreams and passions. Living in Tasmania, Australia in 2017, Uli was entranced when her roommate introduced the Australian game to her and she immediately wanted to be involved in this […]

Irish Watch: AFL Round 22 Review

The penultimate round of the AFL season would be one for the ages, with many ladder defining clashes and tight finishes proving to be a perfect pre cursor for what is set to be an enthralling 2019 finals series. Two Irish players would find themselves caught up in what was very well the match of […]

Belushi’s Presents: Player Spotlight – Camille Portal

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.  Camille Portal has always been a lover of sport and growing up, tried her hand at countless sports, from tennis and handball to soccer and horse riding. She enjoyed them but […]