Former Falcon to line up in the National Draft

Former New Zealand Falcons key forward Brendan Clark will enter into this year’s National Draft and prepare for the 2020 Premiership after returning home to New Zealand.
 

Brendan has been based in Australia for the past 8 years and has been aligned with the Hinterland Football Club and…

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Garry Carnachan Reappointed to AFL New Zealand Board

The AFL have recently reappointed AFL New Zealand Board Director Garry Carnachan for another Term.
 

Currently, Mr Carnachan is the CEO of School Sport NZ (formerly NZ Secondary Schools Sports Council).

School Sport NZ is the sporting service organisation that co-ordinates, promotes and protects secondary school sport for…

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Wellington superstar returns to the Premiership via the Draft

Former Northern Suns Captain James Kusel has made himself available for the National Draft after signing on to play in the 2020 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

Hailing from Wellington, Kusel was the inaugural Captain of the Northern Suns from 2016-2018 where his best achievement was leading them to…

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Dickinson and Beattie to strengthen Suns midfield

AFL New Zealand Premiership side, the Northern Suns have announced that they have retained New Zealand senior players Will Dickinson and Liam Beattie for the 2020 season.
 

The pair were retained under Category 1 of the Retained Players List (RPL). RPL 1 is the Retention of Auckland based players…

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Crows snap up 2019 Golden Boot winner

The Western Crows have retained experienced midfielders Shane Leat and Te Kopa Tipene-Thomas along with the addition of 2019 Golden Boot winner Sam Anderson for the upcoming Premiership competition. 
 

The trio are players that classify under the Retained Players List (RPL) 1 category.

RPL 1 is the Retention…

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Southern Saints secure former player of the year for 2020 Premiership

The Southern Saints have announced that they have retained defender Andriu Sucu and midfielder Carlos Donnell-Brown for the 2020 AFL New Zealand Premiership. 
 

The duo will join Saints Captain Michael Boyce as the players that classify under the Retained Players List (RPL) 1 category.

RPL 1 is the…

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Tigers pounce on University to hand them first loss of the season

The four finalists have been found in the Auckland AFL after the North Shore Tigers handed the University Blues their first loss of the season.
 

The Tigers led for the majority of the game and defeated the defending premiers at North Harbour Stadium by 19 points. The Mt Roskill…

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2019 Youth Competition off to a hot start

Entering into its fifth season, the 2019 AFL New Zealand Youth Competition kicked off over the weekend in Auckland and Christchurch with superb football played in all regions.
 

AFL New Zealand created the Youth competition in 2015 to compliment the pathway for participants to excel in AFL. Within the…

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