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Who won the firs AFL premiship?

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โˆ™ 2012-06-26 06:24:18

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The first premiership under the name 'AFL' was won by Collingwood in 1990.

However, prior to that the competition was known as the 'VFL' (Victorian Football League). Introduction of teams in Perth and Brisbane in 1987 (combined with the relocation of South Melbourne to Sydney in 1982) lead to the name VFL being unsuitable so the name was changed to AFL (Australian Football League) to better reflect the national reach of the competition.

The first premiership overall (under the VFL name) was won by Essendon in 1897.

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