AFL season starts in 10 days – go the Adelaide Crows..?

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It has been many months, but finally it has arrived. There is now only 10 days until AFL season 2011 starts. For those of you new to the game, the AFL (Australian Football League) is the national league of football in Australia, and the best Australian Football league in the world. Teams from Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Perth and Fremantle compete over the six month season each winter, with the top eight playing off in the finals series in September, and the games attract huge TV audiences and crowds. In fact, the average crowd at an AFL game is over 40,000 people, which is the third highest average of any sports league in the world (NFL is first, Bundesliga … [Read more...]

Oslo Crows 2011 schedule finalised

Oslo v Ås

It's done! The 2011 Oslo Crows season has been planned, organised and agreed with our various opponents. Check it out here on oslocrows.no The schedule of matches incorporates more games than ever before, more games against Norwegian teams and another International Australian football game for Norway - against Iceland! The aim of this year's schedule was to give more regular competitive games for our newer players, and some continuity - not just a game every four weeks or so. New things for this year: Two planned matches against Tromsø, including an away game in July. Start checking those flights now boys! A revamped AFL Sweden West format, with a three-way battle in each … [Read more...]