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# afl - Today’s News


# afl - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Another Irish teenager is set to make his AFL debut in Melbourne next Saturday

Tyrone’s Conor McKenna has got the nod from Essendon.

# afl - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Aussie Rules player sneaks in for a goal while everyone else watches a scrap Play To The Whistle This post contains videos

Aussie Rules player sneaks in for a goal while everyone else watches a scrap

Rory Lobb wasn’t waiting around.

# afl - Sunday 2 August, 2015

# afl - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Cork’s Ciaran Sheehan won’t return to Aussie Rules action with Carlton until 2016

Sheehan has struggled with injury this year.

# afl - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Another month out injured from AFL action with Carlton for Louth’s Byrne and Cork’s Sheehan

Ciaran Byrne will miss out for another month with a hamstring injury.

# afl - Sunday 12 July, 2015

Mayo’s Pearce Hanley scores on landmark AFL appearance

The Irish star could not prevent his side from losing, however.

# afl - Saturday 11 July, 2015

‘I was drunk my first two years’ Pearce Hanley speaks ahead of 100th AFL game

The former Mayo footballer is reaching a landmark day in his career.

# afl - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Mayo’s Pearce Hanley could achieve an AFL milestone with the Brisbane Lions next Sunday

Hanley joined the Brisbane Lions in 2007 and has made huge progress since then.

# afl - Friday 3 July, 2015

A top Aussie Rules head coach was stabbed to death and his son’s been charged with murder AFL

# afl - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Cork’s Ciaran Sheehan could miss the rest of the Aussie Rules season with Carlton

There’s been an injury setback for the 24 year-old in his Carlton career.

# afl - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

The injury woes continue for Irish players in the 2015 AFL season

Ciaran Byrne has suffered a ‘devastating’ setback with Carlton.

# afl - Saturday 25 April, 2015

# afl - Thursday 23 April, 2015

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Blow for Louth’s Ciaran Byrne after promising start to AFL career

There’s better news for Zach Tuohy though.

# afl - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

‘I could just see in his eyes there was no fear’ – praise for Louth’s Ciaran Byrne after AFL debut

Carlton coach Mick Malthouse was impressed by the 20 year-old’s fearless attitude.

# afl - Saturday 18 April, 2015

Ciaran Byrne makes Carlton debut to become latest Irish star of Aussie Rules AFL

Ciaran Byrne makes Carlton debut to become latest Irish star of Aussie Rules

The Blues were involved in a fiery encounter at the MCG.

# afl - Friday 17 April, 2015

Louth parents fly 16,000km to see their son make his AFL debut in Melbourne tomorrow

Ciaran ‘Casey’ Byrne will line out for Carlton in the early hours of tomorrow morning against Essendon.

# afl - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Great news as another Irish player will make his AFL debut this weekend

Louth’s Ciaran Byrne has been named to start for Carlton Blues.

# afl - Friday 10 April, 2015

Irish player Tuohy kicks ‘sensational goal’ but Carlton fall to heavy AFL defeat in Perth

Carlton crashed to a 131-62 loss against the West Coast Eagles.

# afl - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Another Irish player is set to make his Aussie Rules debut for Carlton this year

Louth’s Ciaran Byrne has been been upgraded from the rookie list.

# afl - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Laois man Zach Tuohy kicked a monster goal but Carlton lost their season opener today

Carlton took on Richmond in the opening game of the 2015 AFL season.

# afl - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

34 AFL players cleared as anti-doping tribunal ‘not comfortably satisfied’ they cheated

Past and present Essendon players were found not guilty of taking a banned substance.

Cork’s Sheehan to miss Carlton AFL opener – Mayo’s Hanley off crutches to start rehab

The 2015 AFL season starts this week and here’s the injury news concerning Irish players.

Kernan, Ó Sé, Joyce and Earley to form new Irish International Rules management team

Armagh’s Joe Kernan has taken the main role.

# afl - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Boost for Ciaran Sheehan’s Carlton AFL career as he’s listed under the nominated rookie rule

Sheehan made his debut for Carlton last August.

# afl - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Tadhg Kennelly hailed for Aussie Rules career as he enters Sydney Swans Hall of Fame

Kennelly’s career was recognised on Wednesday night.

# afl - Monday 16 March, 2015

International Rules return to Ireland this year but the Aussies won’t be playing around the country

There’s just going to be one test for the 2015 series.

# afl - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

Mayo man Pearce Hanley named in AFL’s top 50 list

The Brisbane Lions midfielder features at number 37.

# afl - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Carlton’s Irish trio set to play together in Aussie Rules game for the first time tomorrow

Zach Tuohy, Ciaran Sheehan and Ciaran Byrne are all named in the 29-man squad for the opening NAB Challenge game.

# afl - Friday 30 January, 2015

Mayo AFL star struck down for 12 weeks by injury as Adelaide respect Kildare rookie’s decision

Pearce Hanley is going to be sidelined and miss out on action with Brisbane Lions.

# afl - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Tommy Walsh isn’t going back to Oz – ‘I’m back to play sport and move on with my life’

The 26 year-old has closed the door on his Australian Rules career.

# afl - Friday 21 November, 2014

No compromise: The players Ireland need to perform Down Under this weekend

The Aussies host the tourists in Perth tomorrow.

# afl - Monday 17 November, 2014

Ireland’s International Rules squad head to the beach in Melbourne for recovery session

It was time to relax for the Ireland squad after yesterday’s warm-up win.

# afl - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

The Aussies are taking the International Rules seriously this year – check out their squad

All-Australian squad primed for Irish challenge in Perth next month.

# afl - Friday 3 October, 2014

Two more young Gaelic footballers are on their way to the AFL

Paddy Brophy and Conor McKenna are heading Down Under.

# afl - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Tommy Walsh’s in good company – here’s 16 GAA players who have returned from the AFL

Begley, Shields, Kilkenny, Quigley, Dyas and Clarke are some of those who have come back to play GAA.

# afl - Thursday 18 September, 2014

‘I’d love to be back there’ – Tommy Walsh hints at Kerry return

The former Kingdom corner forward admits there is a decision to be made at the end of this year.

# afl - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

A clubmate of Kerry’s James O’Donoghue and Brian Kelly is bound for the AFL

Padraig Lucey is to join Geelong.

# afl - Monday 8 September, 2014

Setanta O’hAilpin kicks nine goals to equal 85-year record

The ex-Cork hurler is the Albury Tigers’ top scorer in 2014.

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