Footy 9s set to launch in PNG

Footy 9s set to launch in PNG7 August 2020 www.aflinternational.com Footy was introduced to Papua New Guinea in the 1950s and so it is no surprise that PNG has been a powerhouse in international footy, winning 3 gold medals at the Arafura Games and 3 International Cups.

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Velardo takes reins at the Italian Stallions

Velardo takes reins at the Italian Stallions28 July 2020 www.aflinternational.com David Velardo has confirmed he will be taking the reins at Team Italy, as the Italian Stallions seek to continue their success in both the World 9s and Harmony Cup. The Stallions have been a force to

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New Zealand All Bro’s appoint new coach

New Zealand All Bro’s appoint new coach21 July 2020 www.aflinternational.com The New Zealand All Bro’s are pleased to announce the appointment of their new senior coach, Tere Tuteru. The appointment of Tere is a great boost for the All Bro’s, which were formed by Australian Football International

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World 9s to return in 2021

World 9s to return in 202115 July 2020 www.aflinternational.com Australian Football International (AFI) is pleased to confirm that the World 9s will be returning in February 2021. The event forms an important part of AFI’s strategic plan to showcase the international potential of Footy 9s. The long-term

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Romain Greville appointed AFI Caribbean Ambassador

AFI Caribbean Ambassador appointed 11 July 2020 www.aflinternational.com Australian Football International (AFI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Romain Greville as our AFI Caribbean Ambassador. Romain has a Bachelor of Civil Engineering from Victoria University and a Masters of Infrastructure Engineering and Management from Monash University.

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AFI India ready to go

AFI India ready to go 25 June 2020 www.aflinternational.com For years, Australians have looked at the many cricket grounds in India, seeing them as a great opportunity to play Australian football on the international stage. However, it is important to remember that these cricket grounds do not

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Phaweng Bahula appointed AFI Africa Ambassador

AFI Africa Ambassador appointed 22 June 2020 www.aflinternational.com Australian Football International (AFI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Phaweng Bahula as our AFI Africa Ambassador. Phaweng was the Team Manager for the South Africa Lions during the inaugural AFI World 9s in Melbourne. “My home is

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Matiu Makiha appointed AFI Pacific Ambassador

AFI Pacific Ambassador appointed22 June 2020 www.aflinternational.com Australian Football International (AFI) is delighted to announce the appointment of Matiu Makiha as our AFI Pacific Ambassador. From a rugby union background, Matiu represented New Zealand at the AFI World 9s in Melbourne in 2019. We spoke to Matiu

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AFI launches exciting new era

AFI launches exciting new era16 June 2020 www.aflinternational.com It has been a challenging few months for many sports around the world, as Covid-19 restrictions have forced many clubs and leagues to delay or cancel their seasons. We have not been immune, with our inaugural AFI World Cup

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British Bulldogs launch in Melbourne

British Bulldogs launch in Melbourne16 December 2019 www.aflinternational.com Oliver Thompson (center) with teammates from the British Bulldogs The British Bulldogs have recently formed in Melbourne and will be one of the competing teams at the Australian Football World Cup in April 2020. Oliver Thompson is the driving

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