Asia Pacific

China China
Fiji Fiji
India India
Japan Japan
Nauru Nauru
New Zealand New Zealand
Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea
Samoa Samoa
Timor-Leste Timor-Leste
Tonga Tonga


Denmark Denmark
France France
Great Britain
Germany Germany
Ireland Ireland
Sweden Sweden

Middle East & South Africa

Middle East Middle East
South Africa South Africa

North America

Canada Canada

International Leagues

Australian football is played widely overseas with international participation exceeding over 100,000.

An Australian Football tournament being played by players from around the world is a true highlight on the AFL’s calendar, and with the development of the International Cup and the game internationally, greater opportunities exist for players to succeed at much higher levels.

Want to play Australian Football?  Find a league near you!

International Cup 2017

Held every 3 years, the AFL International Cup is a celebration of AFL football on a global scale. It is a unique and special event on the football calendar where people across the world come together to participate in the spirit of our game.

The AFL has announced the 2017 AFL International Cup (IC17) will be held in Melbourne, from August 5-19. 

The AFL’s head of community and international development Grant Williams said he expects the 2017 carnival to be the biggest yet. Find out more.

AFL Explained

Australian football is a unique game utilising many skills. It is a favourite Australian pastime, generally regarded by the players and spectators as the greatest game of all.

Spectacular high marking, penetrating long kicking and non-stop action are features which distinguish Australian Football from other football codes such as Rugby Union, Rugby League and soccer.

Get the basics including how the game is played, player positions, key skills and scoring.

Watch every game LIVE!

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Watch AFL Global Pass is the only product that allows you to watch every minute of every game, from anywhere in the world (excluding Australia).

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