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Sunday 24 September 2023 Dublin: 17°C

# Life Down Under

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'People are saying ‘Wake me up when it’s 2021'' - Colin O'Riordan's strange season in Sydney
The Tipperary native and his Sydney Swans team-mates have had plenty to contend with this year.
'I made my choice and I try not to let the what ifs creep in' - from Kerry roots to shining with Geelong
Mark O’Connor’s AFL career is taking flight with a superb start to the 2019 season with Geelong.
'It's a pretty dark experience to have to go through when you're so far away from home'
After being released by St Kilda, a new Australian Rules adventure begins for Westmeath native Ray Connellan.
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.
What started as a backpacking trip turned into wearing Jim Stynes' number at Melbourne FC
Cavan-born Laura Corrigan Duryea is flying the tricolour in the Women’s AFL.
'It's such an opportunity and you can't let it go': Mark O'Connor on chasing AFL dream
The midfielder has been getting advice off Zach Tuohy as he prepares for his debut season.
Andy Keogh not giving up on Ireland aspirations as he aims to fire Perth to glory
After breaking an A-League record by scoring in eight consecutive games, Australian media have compared the Irish striker to Jamie Vardy.
Irish International Rules team hit the bright lights of Perth before Saturday's test
The test match against Australia takes place next Saturday for Paul Earley’s side.
Ciaran Sheehan: 'Living in Australia is an experience, being an AFL player is a challenge'
The ex-Cork player writes for about adjusting to a new sport, enduring pre-season training and making his debut.
Daniel Flynn introduces the AFL to the magic of Crystal Swing
Surely it’s only a matter of time now before everyone’s favourite musical family are selling out dates in Oz?
Antrim's Niall McKeever released by Aussie rules club
McKeever’s four years with Brisbane were an “incredible experience with some amazing people.”