Nominees for 2018 AFL New Zealand Rising Star

AFL New Zealand would like to congratulate the following nominees for the 2018 AFL New Zealand Rising Star. 
 

The Rising Star award is awarded to players born in the year 2001 and younger who have represented New Zealand at Academy level.

The winner will be announced at the 2018…

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2018 AFLNZ Premiership Round 8 Stats

Keep up to date with the latest AFL New Zealand Premiership Stats with the leading goal kickers and best attacking/defensive teams updated weekly.
 

James McKenzie has all but sewn up the 2018 Golden Boot after kicking three goals against the Crows during round 8 and now brings his…

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Nominees for 2018 Volunteer of the Year

Over the next week, AFL New Zealand will be announcing the nominees for all seven categories of the annual AFL New Zealand High Performance Awards. 
 

Categories include:

AFL New Zealand Coach of the year
AFL New Zealand Senior Player of the year
AFL New Zealand Female Player of the…

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2018 AFLNZ Premiership Round 8 Team of the Week

Each week throughout the 2018 Premiership season, AFL New Zealand will announce the ‘Team of the week’ which will feature the 24 best players from the previous weekends round.
 

This week’s side is packed full of youth with 12 players in the side all under the age of…

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Otago siblings to represent New Zealand

For the first time an Otago brother and sister are to represent New Zealand at AFL.
 

Max and Petra Milne will head to Wellington in two weeks time, where they will play against the Mornington Peninsula Blue Scope Steelers on April 22 and 24.

Max (16) will represent his…

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Crows end Giants run as the Suns come from behind to defeat the Saints

The Western Crows have managed to do what no other side has done all season as they defeated the Central Giants by 10 points during round 8 of the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership. In a terrific game of footy, the Crows led the Giants for the majority of the…

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Mornington Peninsula duo set to debut in the Premiership

Mornington Peninsula players Charlie Dixon and Matthew Bennetts will travel over to NZ from Victoria this week to play in the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

The two players are representatives of the Somerville Football Club, based on the Mornington Peninsula (60km south of Melbourne) and return to New…

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AFL New Zealand Board Seeking Appointed Director

The Board of AFL New Zealand is seeking to fill a board vacancy for the position of Appointed Director.
 

The AFL New Zealand Board is responsible for overseeing the governance, promotion and development of the sport of Australian Football in New Zealand and to provide opportunities for all New…

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