Australian rules football, officially known as Australian football, or simply known as football or footy, is a contact sport played between two teams of eighteen Registered players : 1,, (). Long live AFL. Edited by Paul Thomas Songs: Battle by Steve Jablonsky Unstoppable by E.S. Posthumus. Follow AFL standings, overall, home/away and form (last 5 games) AFL standings.
Shaun Burgoyne prepares to handball, John Coleman takes a spectacular mark , Nick Malceski executes a drop punt, Bachar Houli tackles Jarryd Blair. Latest Photos Dockers v Suns. Latest Photos Eagles v Power. This page was last edited on 12 July , at Retrieved 18 December If the ball is not in the possession of one player it can be moved on with any part of the body.
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The VFA merged with the former VFL reserves competition in , adopting the VFL name. AFLPA statement on new pay deal Six-year agreement covering total player payment levels signed 5: The typical match was a per-side affair, played with a ball that was roughly spherical, and lasted until a team scored two goals. TAC Cup AFL Under 18 Championships. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Australian rules football. As of the AFL season , a free kick is awarded against any player who deliberately rushes a behind. With the lack of international competition, state representative matches were regarded with great importance. Association football and team handball. Round Leaders Overall First Year Players Round Leaders. Another significant milestone in was a match played under experimental rules between Melbourne Grammar and Scotch College , held at the Richmond Paddock. Players can tackle using their hands or use their whole body to obstruct opponents. Origins of Australian Football: Up to four interchange reserve players may be swapped for those on the field at any time during the game. Jordan Roughead Jordan Roughead. Hi Access Premium Content Free Live Pass Trial Manage my AFL Live Pass AFL Live Pass FAQs Support Logout. Another significant milestone in was a match played under experimental rules between Melbourne Grammar and Scotch College , held at the Richmond Paddock. Over 20 countries have either affiliation or working agreements with the AFL.