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Westmeath's Connellan's time with AFL club St Kilda comes to an end
The Athlone native has not been offered a new contract.
Dublin youngster signs for Brisbane Lions in latest move by Irish player to AFL
Ballyboden St-Enda’s player James Madden has made the switch.
'I'm spent' - Conor Nash earns praise on winning AFL debut for Hawks
And there was an Irish contingent on the Geelong side too.
Good news for Irish duo in Oz as Nash and O'Connor elevated for same AFL game
Meath’s Conor Nash is set for his AFL debut while Kerry’s Mark O’Connor has also been promoted as Hawthorn and Geelong face off.
Flying parents in, showing rugby stars around, making AFL debuts - Irish duo's Aussie Rules progress
Kilkenny’s Darragh Joyce and and Tipperary’s Colin O’Riordan have both hit a milestone in recent weeks.
Former Tipperary footballer impresses on Aussie Rules debut
Colin O’Riordan has received praise after making his first AFL appearance earlier today.
Tipperary's O'Riordan set to make AFL debut on Sunday for Sydney Swans
O’Riordan first joined the Sydney Swans in October 2015.
Kilkenny All-Ireland winning captain Joyce could play first AFL game for St Kilda on Sunday
Darragh Joyce joined the Melbourne-based club in October 2016.
'AFL has such big resources that they are identifying players from the age of 12'
Rebels coaches Shaun Berne and Eoin Toolan outline the challenges rugby faces in Melbourne.
Dublin could be about to lose talented youngster to AFL as Brisbane offer pro contract
U20 star James Madden will follow in the footsteps of fellow Ballyboden native Jim Stynes if he signs a deal.
'My role is certainly not in terms of the scouting side of it. I suppose that is a bit of a dirty term in the GAA.'
Former Down and Collingwood player Marty Clarke on how he is helping GAA players that have been targeted by Aussie Rules clubs.
Former AFL player set to sue league over alleged racial abuse and sexual harassment
Ex-Gold Coast Suns player Joel Wilkinson switched codes to the NFL in 2016.
Big milestone ahead for Zach Tuohy as he's set for 150th AFL appearance
The Laois man will become the fourth Irish player to hit the 150 mark.
Irish Aussie Rules player banned after pleading guilty to biting incident
Conor McKenna, 22, was charged with serious misconduct after lining out for the Essendon Bombers at the weekend.
Mayo native Hanley likely to face surgery after dislocating shoulder for second time in AFL season
Pearce Hanley suffered the injury in action for the Gold Coast Suns last weekend.
Tyrone's McKenna charged with serious misconduct after alleged bite in AFL game
The incident occurred in Essendon’s game with the Western Bulldogs.
'We could see that he'd lost his hair and may not have been well. It sort of shook us all'
Former Dublin player Paul Clarke talks to The42 about playing Gaelic Football with AFL legend Jim Stynes.
'He tells it as it is and there’s no bullshit with him' - Tipp's O'Riordan aims for AFL breakthrough
Colin O’Riordan is aiming to progress this season.
Down's Clarke recruited by AFL as part of plans to prioritise Ireland in search of players for Aussie Rules
Marty Clarke enjoyed two spells in the AFL with Collingwood.
Tyrone youngster Conor McKenna raises eyebrows with a solo in AFL clash
There have been questions asked about its place in the game’s rules.
Westmeath's Connellan set for Aussie Rules debut with St Kilda on Friday night
Connellan has been picked on the squad for the inaugural AFLX tournament.
Former Mayo minor captain ends AFL dream to return to Ireland
Hanley was delisted from the Brisbane Lions AFL squad last October.
'She showed us why she’s here' - Cora Staunton impresses on debut down under
The Mayo legend kicked two goals on Aussie Rules bow.
'I would have signed if I had got a contract' - Kerry's Moran on Oz adventure
A move to Australia was a ‘huge temptation’ for David Moran back in 2009, but has no regrets with how his career turned out.
Aussie Rules trials with North Melbourne to senior football focus with Tipperary
Jack Kennedy is gearing up for 2018 with Tipperary after sampling playing Aussie Rules.
Cork All-Ireland winner Sheehan to stay in Melbourne and take on new Aussie Rules role
The 27-year-old has ended speculation about a possible return to GAA.
Tony Keady tributes and Jack McCaffrey's cheeky celebration - the top 7 Sunday Game moments of 2017
Here’s some of the best moments from the GAA’s flagship TV programme.
Jack Canning among 20 hopefuls put through their paces by Marty Clarke at AFL Combine
The two-day testing event took place in UCD.
Signed up in Sydney - Tipperary star O'Riordan secures new Aussie Rules contract
He’ll remain with the Sydney Swans until the end of 2019.
'The club wants to go places and I'm in the same boat' - The AFL's latest Irish import
Galway’s Cillian McDaid has signed for Melbourne side Carlton.
Brilliant young Galway football prospect set to embark on Aussie Rules career with Carlton
Cillian McDaid is to join to the Melbourne based club.
Cork All-Ireland winner Sheehan drafted into Irish squad for clash in Perth
The 26-year-old previously lined out for Ireland in 2013.
'In the last months of Jim's life I spent a lot of time just sitting with him... It was the most special time'
Garry Lyon chats to The42 about his friendship with Jim Stynes and his International Rules memories.
Australia's 6'7" forward cuts his Icelandic honeymoon short to face Ireland
Ben Brown says representing his country in the International Rules series “means the world” to him.
Australia's most decorated player drops out of International Rules series for personal reasons
Two-time Brownlow medalist Gary Ablett won’t play any part in the two-game series.
Cora Staunton wants to create pathway for other female GAA athletes into professionalism
The 35-year old has become the first international sportswoman to be drafted to play in the Australian league.
Former Mayo minor captain Cian Hanley has been let go by the Brisbane Lions
Could he make a return to the Mayo jersey in 2018?
Cork's Ciaran Sheehan won't be offered a new AFL contract by Carlton
The dual Eire Og star has endured a torrid time with injuries in Melbourne.
Henshaw, Connellan, Sheehan: how three friends from a little Irish town made sports careers around the world
From Leinster to Luton and St Kilda, Coosan’s finest have come a long way from kickabouts in the back garden.
Aussies announce 9 debutants in 17-man squad to face Ireland in International Rules Series
Richmond sensation Dustin Martin is a notable absentee in an otherwise strong Aussie squad.