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  1. Alfa Backing The Irish Banshees
  2. Player In Focus:Marie Keating
  3. Player In Focus:Muiris Bartley
  4. ARFLI Premiership: Rounds 1 & 2 Results
  5. Player In Focus:Colin Lordan
June 13, 2017
Alfa Backing The Irish Banshees

Sponsorship Announcement – The Australian Rules Football League of Ireland (ARFLI) are proud to announce Alfa as the official team sponsor of the 2017 National Women’s Team, the Irish Banshees. The Irish Banshees will be competing at the upcoming 2017 AFL International Cup in Melbourne in August and the Euro Cup 2017 in Bordeaux in…

May 13, 2017
Player In Focus:Marie Keating

Name:Marie Keating Nickname:Keats or Keatsy Age:34 Clubs: Sydney University, UCC Crusaders Favourite Position:- Centre AFL Honours:- -2006 and 2008 SWAFL (Sydney) Premiership -2008 Sydney Women’s AFL Team of the Decade -2011 All-Australian AFL Medal -2006, 2009, 2011 New South Wales State Squads -2011 National Div 2 Championship with NSW -2011 International Cup and Best on…

May 13, 2017
Player In Focus:Muiris Bartley

Name:Muiris Bartley Age: 24 NickName(s):- Biebs Clubs:-Leeside Lions Favourite AFL Position:- Forward AFL Honours:3 x EuroCup winner,  1 x AFL Europe Championship winner,  1 x AFL Europe Championship runner up,  1x AFL International Cup runner up Other Sporting Honours: Cork football representation, 2 x Munster champion, Munster rugby representation. Number 1 supporter of the hurling…

April 30, 2017
ARFLI Premiership: Rounds 1 & 2 Results
April 29, 2017 42 - 19 Leeside Lions vs Galway Magpies April 29, 2017 38 - 23 South Dublin Swans vs Belfast Redbacks April 29, 2017 36 - 34 Galway Magpies vs South Dublin Swans April 29, 2017 53 - 17 Leeside Lions vs Belfast Redbacks May 13, 2017 28 - 34 South Dublin Swans...
April 28, 2017
Player In Focus:Colin Lordan

PLAYER PROFILE Name:Colin Lordan Age:28 Nickname(s):Lundy or Lordy Clubs:- Leeside Lions, High Park  Demons (Toronto) , Wimbledon Hawks (London) Favourite AFL Position: Full Forward AFL Honours: 1 x ARFLI Premiership, 1 x  Euro Cup Runners Up 1 x  Euro Cup Third Place 1 x European Championship Runners Up Other Sporting Honours: 3 Limerick Senior Football…

April 28, 2017
Premiership Preview:South Dublin Swans

The Swannies come into the 2017 Premiership as many people’s favourites to take out their sixth flag. A core group who has reached the heights before is supplemented this year, by many recruits from Winter Championship teams. Ronan Cull, has come to the club from a stint in Australia, via a brief spell with the…

April 28, 2017
Premiership Preview:Galway Magpies

The Pies come into their 9th Premiership season somewhat under the radar. While the club has played pre-season against the UCC Bombers, there has been no form guide such as the Lions or Redbacks to judge where their base level is. What we know is that they will be well coached, with Shaun ‘Smurf’ Murphy…

April 27, 2017
Lions Champions League Review

On the first Saturday in April Leeside Lions made their AFL Europe Champions League debut in Amsterdam.  This tournament bringing together the winners of all club leagues in Europe is in it’s third year.  The Belfast Redbacks represented ARFLI in 2015 and last year it was the South Dublin Swans, with both teams reaching the…

April 25, 2017
Player In Focus:Sarah O’ Donovan

Name: Sarah O’Donovan Nickname:  Sar Age:22 Clubs: UCC Crusaders  Favourite Position:-  Anywhere in the Back line AFL Honours:- Captain of UCC Crusaders 2016/17 Winning the Fitzpatrick Cup in 2017 Other Sporting Honours:- All Ireland College Finalists in Division One Ladies Rugby First place in Lee Swim 2014 (18-24 wetsuit) Preferred Guernsey Number:- 4 Q. How…

April 25, 2017
Premiership Preview:Belfast Redbacks

If consistency is the trait any team is looking for, the Redbacks have been the most consistent team of the decade, having contested six Grand Finals in a row. For all that, they’ve only come out on the right side in the showpiece event twice, in 2012 and 2014. Last year, they missed out to…

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