Australian football is played widely overseas. International participation numbers exceeded 100,000 for the first time in 2011.

International Leagues

Asia - AFL Asia

- Fiji
- Nauru
- New Zealand
- Papua New Guinea
- Samoa
- Timor-Leste
- Tonga

Europe - AFL Europe

Middle East - Middle East

North America
- Canada

South Africa



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International News

Adelaide Crows in Fiji

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Eddie Betts and a few teammates traveled to Fiji to help re-build a Kindergarten and run footy clinics.[more]

Islamabad Win Pakistan Champs

Friday, November 04, 2016

Islamabad proved too strong for Rawalpindi in the Pakistan AFL National Champs[more]

North American teams put their best footy forward

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Teams converged on Sarasota, Florida for the USAFL nationals last weekend

Philippine Eagles Win 'Best Ever Champs'

Thursday, October 20, 2016

The Philippine Eagles have defeated the Singapore Wombats to claim their first Asian Championships[more]

Indonesia Guradas Claim 2016 AFL All Asia Cup

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Indonesia Guradas overcome IndoChina and the China Reds in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to take out the Inaugural All Asia Cup[more]

Vietnam Swans Kicking Goals at AFL Asian Championships

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

On October 14 and 15 over 500 athletes competed in the 2016 AFL Asian Championships and inaugural All-Asian Cup

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