News

Festival of Football Schedule

We are moments away from the biggest tournament of the year hosted by AFL Europe and NAB, the Festival of Football 2020. AFL Sweden is delighted to be a part of this event, with Port Malmö Football Club hosting the event in Limhamnsfältet, Malmö. For the Men’s we have Port Malmö Maulers and Norrtälje Dockers, […]

Festival of Football

AFL Europe in partnership with NAB Australia is bringing together this year’s Festival of Football. The men and women teams across Sweden will battle it out on Saturday the 26th of September in a huge event hosted by Port Malmö Football Club at Limhamnsfältet, Malmö. Men’s League Women’s League Port Malmö Maulers Port Malmö Lynx […]

Teamwork makes the dream work!

On the back of AFL Europe’s big announcement today of the 2020 Euro Cup being held in Stirling, Scotland on June 6th, AFL Sweden can also confirm the date and location for the first High Performance camp of 2020. February 7th – 9th all Swedes are invited to Malmö to partake in another fantastic weekend […]

GWS get behind Women’s footy in Stockholm

Greater Western Sydney Giants have generously gotten on board to support Women’s footy in Stockholm. Following from a visit to Stockholm by former number 1 AFLW Draft pick and GWS player Nicola Barr during her summer Euro trip, the Western Sydney club have kitted out the newly named South Stockholm Giants in the charcoal and […]

Davidsson to Coach Crusaders

Swedish Ravens coach Ryan Davidson will take on the coaching role with the European Crusaders women’s team at the upcoming European Championships in London. The tournament taking place over 5 days in October is the premier 18 a-side event on the AFL Europe calendar and is played every three years. The Crusaders team takes the […]

Australian Business Council of Sweden

AFL Sweden has recently partnered with the Australian Business Council of Sweden to encourage growth and awareness of footy in Sweden as well as promote the operations of the Council. The Australian Business Council of Sweden helps to nuture networking and business development for professionals in Sweden with affiliations to Australia.  The organisation runs great […]

Euro Cup 2019 Tournament Review

July 2, 2019 The 2019 Euro Cup saw 16 national teams travel to Norrtajle, Sweden for Europe’s major 9-a-side competition. Under clear blue skies, 68 matches took place across five different pitches to crown the 2019 Euro Cup winners. With over 350 players as well as coaches, team staff, volunteers, umpires, family and friends, the […]

First practice match for Stockholm Women’s team

On Saturday 16th March history will be made with the first practice match for the newly formed Stockholm Women’s team. Following on from the foundation work layed out in 2018 by the core group of Stockholm based women, 2019 is shaping up to be an exciting year for footy in the Swedish capital. Stockholm will […]

New Sponsor

AFL Sweden is excited to announce it has reached a sponsorship agreement with Mundus International for the 2019 season! Mundus International provides news and analysis of Sweden in English. Bringing together the facts, analysis and interpretation of Swedish news, Mundus International fills the gap of easily accessible information to expats, diplomats and business people. Mundus […]

New Elks Head Coach

AFL Sweden in it’s continuous development of high performance football has recruited a head coach for the men’s national team the Elks. After the depature of former coach Brett Petersen to warmer shores at the end of 2018, AFL Sweden started recruitment of a new head coach to lead the team into the 2019 Euro […]