Around the grounds in Cambodia & Pakistan

Absolutely fantastic to see footy being played again within the region as clubs begin to gear up for the 2021 season.  The Cambodian Eagles and Cambodian Apsaras launched their 2021 AFLX season in style with the Blue team the big winners in a stunning conclusion to the opening round.  Remarkably the Blue, Red and Yellow […]

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AFLX Season Launch in Cambodia

The Cambodian Eagles & Cambodian Apsaras are excited to launch their club’s 2021 AFLX Season which kicks off tomorrow afternoon. The Eagles and Apsaras planned a 7 round AFLX season last year prior to COVID-19 hitting and despite the stop start restrictions throughout the year they were able to successfully fit in 5 rounds. International […]

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Kashmir Solidarity Day & Game Day in Pakistan

It’s very rare that footy is played on a weekday, however tomorrow is a Pakistani National Holiday to observe Kashmir Solidarity Day and it’s an AFL Pakistan Game Day.  AFL Pakistan invested in an Under 15’s program in 2019 and now have 3 teams who will contest in their first ever Under 15’s National Championships, […]

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Zena Sport onboard as partner for 2021

AFL Asia are pleased to welcome onboard Zena Sport as an official partner for 2021.   Zena Sport started as a discussion about the emerging growth of the AFLW and the occurrence of injuries in junior levels and were passionate about ensuring sport was comfortable and safe for all participants. With very little data available on […]

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Jakarta Bintangs & Mama Sayang Orphanage kicking goals together for 12 years

The Jakarta Bintangs relationship with the Mama Sayang Orphanage is entering it’s 12th year and has been a wonderful partnership that has allowed the Bintangs to invest their support, compassion, aid and assistance back into the local community.  The Bintangs have also provided English teaching opportunities and a football pathway from Auskick to playing in […]

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Around the grounds in Pakistan

AFL is thriving in Pakistan, with Gujranwala-based AFL Pakistan team the Takbeer Football Club hosting an inter club tournament on the weekend! Amazingly they played on the Jinnah Stadium, which hosted an ODI match in the 1996 Cricket World Cup between Pakistan and UAE, is the ground that the great Sachin Tendulkar made his ODI […]

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Microscope on local development

It’s well documented that AFL Indonesia are one of the leaders in the local development space and have raised the bar at the recent Jakarta Bintangs AGM, with local youngsters Michael Latupeirrissa appointed as the Bintangs first Indonesian Director of Development, whilst Alfie Giles has become the youngest committee member in the club’s history. Despite […]

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Meet Laura Hubert AFL Asia’s New Digital Media Intern

AFL Asia are excited to announce that we have appointed Laura Hubert as our AFL Asia Media Intern from 2021 onwards and would like to officially welcome her to the AFL Asia family!  Laura is studying a Bachelor or Arts majoring in Social Media at the University of South Australia and is super excited to […]

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