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European Legion team announced

The 2013 Easter Series will this year be held in Guildford, England and Copenhagen, Denmark. The first leg will be played between the European Legion and the AIS AFL Academy. Below is the team selected to proudly represent Europe against the best from Australia in the 1st game. European Legion: Chris Campion – Denmark Nathan […]

NAB Cup Round 1 – Day 3

Day 3 saw Saint Kilda visit AAMI Park in Adelaide to take on the home town Crows and Port. [youtube_sc url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LpQZriyihR0&feature=share&list=UUxAeHdLDAatFV_vt95MSO-g”] [youtube_sc url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x7R-sfatIBE&feature=share&list=UUxAeHdLDAatFV_vt95MSO-g”] [youtube_sc url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k4sFvjW6sSo&feature=share&list=UUxAeHdLDAatFV_vt95MSO-g”]

NAB Cup Round 1 – Day 2

Highlights from the Perth based carnival involving Fremantle, Geelong and West Coast. [youtube_sc url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HTWNTotBpJc&feature=share&list=UUxAeHdLDAatFV_vt95MSO-g”] [youtube_sc url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k7YtyWqBikk&feature=share&list=UUxAeHdLDAatFV_vt95MSO-g”] [youtube_sc url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SAx7VWBgsWs&feature=share&list=UUxAeHdLDAatFV_vt95MSO-g”]

NAB Cup Round 1 – Day 1

The NAB Cup commenced this weekend as the embattled Essendon, found themselves out in the same lightning carnival as Collingwood and the Western Bulldogs. [youtube_sc url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uYFUByFHDUQ&feature=share&list=UUxAeHdLDAatFV_vt95MSO-g”] [youtube_sc url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2orIELzQJg4&feature=share&list=UUxAeHdLDAatFV_vt95MSO-g”] [youtube_sc url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ts7FPAxWSY&feature=share&list=UUxAeHdLDAatFV_vt95MSO-g”]

AFL International Combine – Dublin

Results (top 3): Standing Vertical Jump: C. Cope – 70cm D. Cahalane – 64cm S. Walsh – 64cm Running Vertical Jump: C. Cope – 84cm E. Lowndes – 84cm D. Cahalane – 82cm Agility Run: D. Flynn – 8.09sec S. Carthy – 8.11sec C. Cope – 8.17sec 20m Sprint Test: C. Cope – 2.94sec P. […]

Aksel goes BANG and opens door for Europeans to play in the AFL

In Europe’s biggest breakthrough yet the Greater Western Sydney Giants have offered an international scholarship to young Danish AFL player Aksel Bang, who will visit Sydney to train and play with the Giants this year. The 21 year-old has just started six months national service with the Danish army in Afghanistan and will travel to […]

ANZAC Cup 2013

2013 sees the 5th edition of the ANZAC Cup on the battlefields of Villers Bretonneux in France. Thanks to the work of previous organisers and the CNFA this event continues to grow into a real highlight on the European calendar. This years event will be held on the 20th April with accommodation for 2 nights, dinner and […]

2013 Calendar

The dates you need to know for 2013 26th Jan – Australia Day 9th Feb – Under 21 trial day – Wolverhampton, England 12th – 13th Feb – AFL Europe Combine – Dublin, Ireland 16th Feb – South Cup – Marseille, France 9th Mar – Cambridge v Oxford – Cambridge, England 31st Mar – 6th […]

Redbacks St.Patrick’s Gathering

Having secured their first Premiership on September last, the Belfast Redbacks ambitions continue to grow. The club have been very active in recent weeks and in the year of the gathering have put out a novel invitation to Irish and overseas teams. On St.Patrick’s weekend the Reds will host a pre-season blitz tournament in the […]