Graeme Samuel, the only man to have been both an AFL and NRL commissioner, has drawn a sharp contrast between a professional AFL and less professional NRL as the codes confront financial crises.
Tales emerge of the first Australian rules football game played in England in 1888, on a pig farmH.R. Power and Dr Wilfred Hughes organised the match. Before moving to Britain, they played in...
Old footy was a better spectacle than today’s modern gamesCall it 2020 hindsight. It did not take too many games to reach the sobering conclusion...