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Ireland

January 11, 2017
UCC Bombers Team Preview – Fitzpatrick Cup 2017

In the lead up to the 2017 Fitzpatrick Cup to be held in Cork, Ireland on the 4th February we’ll be taking a look at each side attending the annual universities tournament. We’re kicking off the team previews with the host University men’s side, the University College Cork Bombers. The Bombers will be looking to…

August 24, 2016
Player of the Week – Stuart McKeating

AFL EUROPE PLAYER OF THE WEEK  Each week AFL Europe is profiling a European player and finding out how they got into the great game of Aussie Rules and a bit about themselves. If you’d like a profile or know of someone who would, then email ben.durance@afleurope.org to receive a question sheet. Stuart McKeating has participated in…

August 24, 2016
Around the Grounds

Bulldogs and Swans crowned Champions of Europe The AFL Europe Championships came to a close last Saturday with the Grand Finals taking place at the home of the Championships, Motspur Park. The German Eagles claimed third place in their playoff with the Swedish Elks as they held firm for a thrilling 1-point victory. The GB…

August 23, 2016
2016 AFL Europe Championships

Our wrap up of our AFL Europe Championship final day is now live. Congratulations to GB Swans and Great Britain Australian Rules Football on taking out the top prizes. Exceptionally well fought ARFLI(Australian Rules Football League of Ireland)! Your lads were absolute gentlemen and we could not thank you enough for the amount of assistance…

August 19, 2016
#EC16 Women’s Day 2 Match Reviews

Irish Banshees vs European Crusaders The women went back-to-back in their reduced carnival format to determine which two teams would qualify for the final on Saturday. First up on the second day of play were the Irish Banshees playing against the European Crusaders. The Irish girls felt right at home with the gloomy skies and…

August 19, 2016
#EC16 Men’s Day 3 Match Reviews

Irish Warriors vs Swedish Elks The third round of men’s games kicked off with the unbeaten Irish Warriors taking on a determined Sweden. Hot and muggy conditions met the players at Motspur Park with both sides struggling personnel-wise following the hard-fought opening rounds. Buster Sund, fresh from the AFL Europe Coaching Course held on the…

August 17, 2016
#EC16 Day 2 Review

German Eagles vs Swedish Elks The 2nd day of matches at the AFL Europe Championships was again graced with beautiful sunshine. The German Eagles and Swedish Elks kicked off proceedings with what many pundits predicted to be the most bruising and physical encounter of the tournament. Both sides were eager for the contest and this…

August 15, 2016
AFL Europe Championships – Day 1 Review

Match Reviews 14/8/16 Ireland Warriors v Germany Eagles The 2016 AFL Europe Championships kicked off in style with the highly fancied Ireland Warriors taking on the German Eagles. In steamy conditions at Motspur Park, the Warriors were looking to stamp their authority as top-dogs of Europe with a strong showing against their opponents. It didn’t…

August 13, 2016
1 DAY TO GO!

AFL Europe Championships Preview 14th -20th August The pinnacle of full format AFL in Europe has arrived. National teams from around Europe have landed in London to compete for the title of best national team in Europe. Great Britain, Ireland, Sweden and Germany will contest the men’s division while Great Britain, Ireland and a combination…

August 12, 2016
AFL Europe Match of the Round

SARFL Grand Final – Greater Glasgow Giants v Glasgow Sharks It’s an all Glasgow showdown in the Scottish Australian Rules Football League (SARFL) this weekend. Linlithgow Rugby Club is backing up to host the season finale with a 2pm bounce scheduled. The Glasgow Sharks won through to the grand final with an 11-point win over…

August 11, 2016
EC16 Team Preview – Irish Banshees

AFL Europe Championships Team Preview – Irish Banshees Every three years the AFL Europe Championships take place for teams to assert their dominance and claim bragging rights against their European counterparts, as well as gain valuable 18-a-side match practice in the lead up to the International Cup the following year. In the lead up to…

August 11, 2016
EC16 Team Preview – GB Swans

AFL Europe Championships Team Preview – GB Swans Every three years the AFL Europe Championships take place for teams to assert their dominance and claim bragging rights against their European counterparts, as well as gain valuable 18-a-side match practice in the lead up to the International Cup the following year. In the lead up to…