Australian Rules Football and the earliest clubs formed to compete, are said to be the oldest established football clubs in the world. Started in the late 1850s, initially based loosely on the Rugby School game, within 20 years it had evolved to become the basis of Australia’s very own, different & distinctive code; Aussie Rules Footy.
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Best of 2018 Aussie Rules Football https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YaUoDPEyohE&list=RDCMUCxAeHdLDAatFV_vt95MSO-g&index=11
Grand final highlights https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ELj7yH5wmC0
AFL explained for Americans. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XMZYZcoAcU0&list=RDCMUCxAeHdLDAatFV_vt95MSO-g&index=19
AFL explained for the British https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mnv32s8jPz0
Tigers Grand Final 2017 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AYfzx33bjME
Suburban umpie waltz https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0kBhAcW0KEk
Umpire signals https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rligXVqQ6cw
Wining Goals https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uSYsjfnspTE
Music: Intro/Exit music modified from: ‘Grand Canyon’ by LÃHSTANA DAVID [CCFM Music]