It’s with great pleasure that we announce the details for the inaugural AFL Europe Champions League – 2015 – Amsterdam. Following a number of years with the majority of our major events being held in the UK and Ireland we are pleased the Amsterdam Devils have taken on the challenge to co-host the Champions League with AFL Europe. It’s a great chance for them to further develop the sport in a market with huge potential.
Date: Saturday 21st March, 2015
Location: National Rugby Centre, Sportpark de Eendracht, Bok De Korverweg, 1067 HR Amsterdam
Accommodation: We have again partnered with the local Belushi’s to secure participants 10% accomodation. To book:
Transport: Make sure you book your flights/trains ASAP in order to keep costs low
Event Handbook: Extended details on the event are available in the Champions League Handbook
Format: Club not country. Winning Club of each major league in our member nations invited (defer to runner-up if premier decline’s invite). If member country only has one club they automatically qualify if not part of another major league e.g. Madrid Bulls. Euro Cup format and rules. 9-a-side. One day competition with group stage and finals (team numbers dependant). Winner to be crowned Club Champions of Europe.
Player Eligibility: As this is a club based competition and there are a variety of different rules regarding Australian playing numbers across Europe we have decided on the following. Maximum of 4 Australian’s on the field at any one time. Players must have played at your club in the premiership year or be signed up to play in 2015. Maximum squad of 16 players (cannot be added to/swapped once the days play has begun).
Registration: Player registration is now open and will close on the Saturday 28th February. Click on the registration button below. All players must be registered before the deadline to ensure you receive the correct size T-Shirt and confirm catering.
West London Wildcats
Llops Del Pla
Malmo Red Eyes
Moscow Space Pirates
Unfortunately there won’t be a women’s competition this year due to lack of clubs. We are confident 2016 will include women’s teams.
If you have any queries please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
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