Australian football is played widely overseas. International participation numbers exceeded 100,000 for the first time in 2011.
Europe - AFL Europe
Players spent 4 days with host families in Northern France, culminating in a moving dawn service at the Australian National War Memorial on ANZAC Day.
London sides will commemorate the first game of Australian Football played overseas by predominantly elite-level players which took place on 28-Oct-1916 at the Queens Club in London.
Australia has defeated France in the 9th ANZAC Cup in Villers-Bretonneux, France
The 9th ANZAC Cup takes place in Villers-Bretonneux, France this Sunday between the Australian Spirit and France.
A chance meeting spawned a lifelong love of AFL in the Solomon Islands
The West London Wildcats and Wimbledon Hawks have prevailed in AFL Europe's 2017 Champions League