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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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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AFL Asia 2020 Highlights

AFL Asia would like to thank everyone for their contributions towards our great game during what has been a difficult 2020.  We’re amazed and appreciative of the amount of footy that was able to be played in 2020 and we can’t wait to relaunch region wide in 2021.  Big thanks to our proud sponsors and […]

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2020 Best of the AFL Asia podcast #howgoodsfootyinasia

Merry Christmas AFL Asia Family!  Thanks for your support during 2020 and your interaction and involvement with our official AFL Asia podcast #howgoodsfootyinasia!  Big thanks to the following podcast interviewees from 2020! AFL Asia Advisory Board Member, AFL Indonesia Chairman and Jakarta Bintangs founding member Paul Halliday.  Osaka Dingoes little pocket rocket Yoshihiro Imagawa from […]

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Inside the Singapore Sharks cage

Being one of the biggest Auskick centers in the world requires meticulous planning, communication and coaching. Throw COVID-19 into the mix and you have got another story altogether. While the Singapore Sharks were flying in 2019, their 2020 season is a story of courage and persistence, and a lot of hard work by a passionate […]

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AFL Asia Participation in 2020

We’re all well aware of the devastating impact that COVID-19 has had on a global front throughout 2020 and football in Asia has been no different. Having said that, our clubs have been innovative and ahead of the curve in how they’ve approached their core business, with domestically-based footy the silver lining outcome and could […]

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Around the grounds – December

AFL ASIA NEWEST CLUB  | PHUKET POWER AFL Asia’s newest club the Phuket Power made their official debut on Saturday December 5th when they took on the Thailand Tigers in the 2020 Thai Expat Club AFL Andaman Cup, which was held at the Alan Cooke Ground in Thalang.  “This game was the first-ever match for […]

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