The 1877 season heralded a revolution in the game, with the formation of the SAFA and VFA, respectively. Footy historian Trevor Gyss examines the season that was.
St Kilda's woes continued into round 15 and the on-field impact was dramatic, as John Butler explains in his look back at the VFL in 1911.
| 25 Jul 2017
Jack Worrall of the Australasian, reports on the 1933 VFL Grand Final between South Melbourne and Richmond, which saw the Southerners victorious in front of a record crowd.
| 3 Jul 2017
Round 13 of the 1938 VFL season witnessed an unprecedented set of results. Of the six matches, four were decided by a point. Extracts from the Sporting Globe and The Age tell the story.
| 30 Jun 2017
The next AFL match to be played on July 25th will be the 100th in league history to be played on the date. Until that day comes, and probably for longer, the greatest winning margin recorded on the date will be 100 points, the difference between Brisbane and West Coast when they met at the Gabba on this day in 1999. - Andrew Gigacz
Source: AFL Tables
For a complete summary of the 2017 AFL season, including the fixture, results and ladder, click here.
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31 Mar 2017
Gigs introduces the newest member of the 'Z Squad' and reveals where your team sits in the 2017 'goal-less quarter' ladder.
Andrew Gigacz | 21 Jul 2017
The latest in the Footy Almanac series, The Women’s Footy Almanac 2017, will be launched at the North Fitzroy Arms hotel this Thursday.
Andrew Gigacz | 19 Jul 2017
Peter Rodgers feels the time is right to resurrect the State of Origin format for Australian rules football. Is there a place for the format in the modern era?
Peter Rodgers | 7 Feb 2017
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