AFL Players Association was created in 1974.
Yes, Soccer players are better known internationally than AFL players.
18 players on the field, plus 4 interchange players. 22 total.
Afl players mainly wear gloves because they could get some more grip on the ball
because they would get a concussion or worse
about $1,444 billion this is the right answer
44 players but only 22 play and 18 are on the field.
There are many players who have received a concussion. Some of the more common ones are Sidney Crosby and Marc Savard, who's career may be over due to his concussion
Generally, yes they are good role models. There aren't as many incidents as league has but not all AFL players are perfect - look at Ben Cousins
The first known player of Aboriginal descent to play at AFL level was Fitzroy's Joe Johnson, who played 55 games, including premierships in 1904 and 1905. In AFL history, only 148 players known to be of Aboriginal descent have played AFL football, but in 2005, there are 52 players of Aboriginal descent on AFL lists.
in 2009 with 16 teams there is approximately (at 32 per team) 510 players.
Soccer has clearly way more skillful players then AFL. Soccer is the most popular and the best game ever invented. To all the fans of AFL who think AFL is better than soccer just stick to the facts and you will find out which is better. For instance soccer is the most played sport and is also the most watched sport on the Earth.
originally cricket players in Australia played afl in the winter to keep fit and eventually it became an Australian sport.
AFL players make an approximate of $217,900 a year + around 2k per game True Fact
Well the youngest I know is Ben Cousins he was 16
18 at a time
Matthew Lloyd, AFL Legend
sometimes up to $300.000-$600.000