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May 8, 2010
Aussieproperty Premiership 2010 – Round 1 Result

(Midwest Magpies Team who Made their Premiership Debut v Midland Tigers, Photo Courtesy of Hugh Hamill, More in Photo Gallery) Midwest Magpies 5.12(42) Midland Tigers    8.10(58) Magpies Report Another little bit of ARFLI History was made on Saturday as the first ever competitive game to be played in Connacht took place in St.Marys College…

May 5, 2010 Premiership 2010 Fixtures Announced

The 2010 Premiership Commences this saturday with one Round 1 Meeting in the Eastern Conference. The game in question will be the first of many Dublin Derbys this year as the West Dublin Saints take on the Super 9s winning South Dublin Swans. This year a record eight clubs will compete in the Premiership…

April 26, 2010
Swans Win Super 9s at Dublin Anzac Sports Carnival

The South Dublin Swans emeged victorious as the dust settled on this year’s Super 9s. The competition was held as one of the entrepieces of the inaugural Dublin Anzac Sports Carnival, an initiative run by ARFLI, the New Zealand Ireland Association and Touch With the plans of several teams affected by flight disruption,…

April 14, 2010
Dublin Demons Haggis Cup Champions

The Dublin Demons were once again crowned the Haggis Cup champions after a 4-year gap last weekend. This years trip was eagerly anticipated when circumstances made last years trip unfeasible.  So it was an excited bunch of demons that met up in Dublin airport ready to do battle and drink beer.  The dedication of the…

March 17, 2010
ARFLI Becomes a Member of the Federation of Irish Sports

After many years ploughing a lone furrow, ARFLI this year sought to improve our standing in Irish sport and to seek support in developing Australian Football in Ireland by joining the Federation of Irish Sports. The Federation is a representative body for all of the major National Governing Bodys in Ireland and they lobby government,…

February 28, 2010
Ten Years On – Darron Nutt

In the second of our anniversary features, this week we catch up with a man who was a driving force in the early years of Irish Footy, Darron Nutt. Darron was a founding member of the Belfast Redbacks and later coached the Dublin Demons – Indeed the Demons Best & Fairest award is named in…

February 11, 2010
Ten Years On – Colm Cronin

To celebrate the tenth  anniversary of footy in Ireland, this year we’ll be running features on our history and interviews with some of the central figures involved. We start with the original of the species, the founding father of the Dublin Demons and by virtue of that footy in Ireland, Colm Cronin. 1. How did…

February 7, 2010

This year’s ARFLI AGM took place in the Maldron Hotel in Portlaoise on saturday last and a number of issues relating to the season ahead were dealt with. There were representative’s from seven clubs in attendance with the Belfast Redbacks sending their apologies. Of the outgoing executive three officers were re-elected unopposed, they being Ciaran…

January 28, 2010
European Australian Football Association Founded

Last weekend in Frankfurt the framework for a European Australian Football Association agreed. 15 Leagues, including Ireland were in attendance and the concept was ratified unanimously. The Association is tasked with ensure that our great sport develops accross the continent from Iceland in the West to Russia in the East. One of the immediate issues…

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