The first ever game of 'Australian Rules' football was between Melbourne Grammar School and Scotch College in 1858.
there are 9 players in an Australian football game
The first American football game ever recorded was on November 6, 1869. The two teams playing were Rutgers and Princeton, two college teams from New Jersey.
it was founded in 1863 ================ The first recorded football game in North America was played in Toronto, Canada, in 1861.
The first recorded football game in North America was played in Toronto, Canada, in 1861.
AFL Stands for Australian Football League.
1859 between Melbourne Grammar school and Scotch College.
According to the National Football Hall of Fame. The first game was played in 1892 in Pittsburg, PA. This is the first recorded evidence that one of the players (Heffelfinger) was paid $500 to play the game.
Well the Melbourne Football Club was founded in 1858 and the Geelong Football Club was founded in 1859, so somewhere in between that.
The first known game was on 15 June 1858 between Scotch College and Melbourne Grammar School.
Brisbane And Port adielade were the first to teams Brisbane And Port adielade were the first to teams
The first sport in Australia was an aboriginal game called marngrook. This was later adapted to become AFL, or Australian Rules Football, a very popular game today.