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  Australian rules football - Open Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
The Melbourne Football Club rules of 1859 are the oldest surviving set of laws for Australian Rules.
Meanwhile, a rift in the VFA led to the formation of the Victorian Football League (VFL), which commenced play in 1897 as an eight-team breakaway of the stronger clubs in the VFA competition: Carlton, Collingwood, Essendon, Fitzroy, Geelong, Melbourne, St Kilda and South Melbourne.
In a move which heralded big changes within the sport, one of the original VFL clubs, South Melbourne Football Club, relocated to the Rugby League stronghold of Sydney in 1982 and became known as the Sydney Swans.
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 Sydney FC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Sydney Football Club, founded in 2004, is Sydney's entry in the revamped Australian national football (soccer) competition, the A-League.
This meant that Sydney FC will be Oceania's representative in the 2005 Club World Championship to be held in Japan.
For only the second time in the history of the SCG Trust (operators of the Sydney Football Stadium), the gates were opened 20 minutes after the game started and almost 2000 fans were let in for free [1].
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Sydney_FC   (444 words)

  
 Australian rules football - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Most football sides are named (and demonstrated) in the traditional set positions, but it is in fact uncommon for players to stay within the traditional areas of their position.
All AFL clubs also have a club song, most of which were composed during the early 20th century, or mimic the musical styles of that era.
The Sydney Swans' song, "The Red and the White", uses the tune of and borrows a large part of its lyrics from the "Notre Dame Victory March" of the University of Notre Dame.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Australian_rules_football   (4210 words)

  
 Australian rules football - Encyclopedia.WorldSearch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
The game is distinguished from other kinds of football by the fast, relatively free movement of the ball (in the absence of any offside rule) and the awarding of a free kick for any clean catch — known as a mark — of a ball which has been kicked more than 15 metres.
On August 7, 1858 two significant events in the development of the game occurred: the Melbourne Football Club was founded — one of the world's first football clubs in any code, and a famous match between Melbourne Church of England Grammar School and Scotch College began, umpired by Wills.
There were several variations of Irish football in existence, normally without the benefit of rulebooks, but the central tradition in Ireland was in the direction of the relatively new game...adapted and shaped within the perimeters of the ancient Irish game of hurling...
encyclopedia.worldsearch.com /australian_rules_football.htm   (3240 words)

  
 Sydney
Whether the Sydney Swans will turn out to have been an enterprise in tune with the world remains to be seen, but what is certain is that, over the years, the club has provided more than its fair share of enjoyment and excitement to adherents of the sport of Australian football.
As early as 1868 there were references to a football club known as 'Albert Park or South Melbourne' which enjoyed the modest record of 1 win and 3 draws from its 6 fixtures for the year.
A national football competition was a million light years away from the thoughts of the dozen people who attended a meeting at the Temperance Hall, Napier Street, Emerald Hill in 1874 at which it was decided to establish a football club to represent the district.
www.fullpointsfooty.net /Sydney_part_1.htm   (3296 words)

  
 Sydney FC > Club   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
Sydney FC is committed to a position at the forefront of Australian Football’s push into the brave new world by providing a professional and sustainable football club that will inspire and excite football fans and draw them into supporting the sport that has by far the greatest participation numbers in Australia.
In its brief history, Sydney FC has strived to put together a solid platform to ensure a strong back room is in place to take advantage of the exciting football the team is capable of playing to give fans a sense of belonging through special events, and more importantly a team they can aspire too.
Sydney FC is dedicated to giving football fans a team to call their own by listening to the fans and striving to give the supporters an exciting Match Day experience and a strong Football Club.
www.sydneyfc.com /default.aspx?s=club   (404 words)

  
 ipedia.com: Collingwood Football Club Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
Members of the Australian Football League Adelaide Football Club Brisbane Lions Football Club Carlton Football Club Collingwood Football Club Essendon Football Club Fremantle Football Club Geelong Foo...
The Collingwood Football Club (nicknamed The Magpies because of the fl and white jerseys worn by the players) is an Australian rules football club, playing in the elite Australian Football League.
The Magpies are known for its passinoate supporting base, and have traditionally been the team other fans "love to hate", due perhaps to their on-field successes combined with a "rough and ready" attitude in line with its working-class roots.
www.ipedia.com /collingwood_football_club.html   (318 words)

  
 Port Adelaide Football Club   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
Port Adelaide Football Club is an Australian Rules Football club playing in the Australian Football League (AFL) and the South Australian National League (SANFL).
Based in the western suburbs of Adelaide South Australia Port Adelaide Football Club took its name from the nearby of Port Adelaide and developed a strong amongst the working class denizens of the suburbs and a strong rivalry with the clubs of Adelaide's east and south.
The of the club can be gauged by record 36 SANFL premierships and four "Champions Australia" titles as well as producing some the all-time greats of Australian Rules Football Russell Ebert Craig Bradley and Gavin Wanganeen.
www.freeglossary.com /Port_Adelaide_Football_Club   (351 words)

  
 University of Sydney Rugby League Club
In ways the inclusion of the club was more of a trophy in the battle of the codes than an enhancement to the premiership.
The University of Sydney Football Club was the oldest rugby club in Australia, and one of the oldest in the world, having been founded in 1863.
The club is also remembered by a trophy that they donated in 1922 for presentation to the winner each year of the NSW high schools competition - the University Shield.
www.rl1908.com /Clubs/Sydney-University-Rugby-League.htm   (1633 words)

  
 Sydney FC > Home
Sydney FC bounced back to winning form with goals from Sasho Petrovski and David Carney giving them a 2-0 win over the New Zealand Knights at Aussie Stadium to send them to the top of the Hyundai A-League competition ladder.
Sydney FC striker Dwight Yorke has declared winning the A-League is still within the sights of his team and believes they will be on top of the ladder after they take on the New Zealand Knights at Aussie Stadium tomorrow night.
Sydney FC will be without midfielder Ufuk Talay for Friday night’s clash with the New Zealand Knights at Aussie Stadium after he was sent from the field in Sunday’s 5-0 loss to Melbourne Victory at Olympic Park.
www.sydneyfc.com   (299 words)

  
 The Guardian   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
Souths have won through because one of the elements which holds the community together is their sport: sporting clubs operating as membership- controlled entities; volunteer parents as coaches, managers and organisers of their children's games; the vast and interconnected schools sport system; publicly owned swimming pools, sporting fields and cycle ways.
The very existence of the Souths football club was a link to the memory of his father, a link that Murdoch would not understand and tried to cut.
At the rallies, Club President George Piggins made the telling point that if the other Clubs had refused to accept the mergers foisted on them, the resistance against the hijacking of the game would have been tremendously stronger.
www.cpa.org.au /garchve4/1054sth.html   (504 words)

  
 Sydney Football Club - Sydney FC
Sydney Football Club - Sydney FC Are you handy juggling a football – you know, using only your feet, thighs, chest, shoulders, head … everything/anything other than your hands?
From the pool of entries, Sydney FC will select a number for audition, from which group the “Home Game 4” will be selected.
From then on, Freestylers will be in the hands of the Sydney FC fans, who’ll decide the home game winners and, ultimately, the Sydney FC Freestyle Footballer of the season.
fans.sydneyfc.com   (223 words)

  
 rules of football   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
This Digest of Rules of the National Football League has been prepared to aid players, fans, and members of the press, radio, and television media in their understanding of the game.
The President of the Balmain Australian Football Club, Paul Feain, is delighted...
It is a form of football with roots traceable from early forms of Rugby and Gaelic...
www.sports-megasite.com /articles/36/rules-of-football.html   (481 words)

  
 Clan na Gael Gaelic Football Club, Sydney, Australia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
Clan as per usual have a fine tradition of being the club that forms the backdone of the state teams in both codes and 2004 was no different.
It will never be like the 1 in Sydney but sure anything to ease the pain of being back at home.
As a club Clan has its own strong opinions surrounding the issue of sex before marriage, everyone is delighted that love has well and truly flourished in the club.
www.clannagael.asn.au /clan_news.htm   (1338 words)

  
 Sydney Soccer - Balmain Rovers Football Club, Sydney, Australia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
On 24 September, the Sydney Amateur Football League had its Trophy Night and the Balmain Rovers squad took possession of a plaque with a newly added crest naming them as Division 1 Reserve Grade Champions.
Balmain Rovers play football in the Sydney Amateur Football League and the Canterbury District Soccer Football Association in Sydney, NSW, Australia.
We email News in the form of weekly newsletters to anyone who cares to send us an email asking for it, Links have been selected to indulge the sporting appetites of the average Australian sports nut and there is a constantly updated supply of World Soccer News (click on a story for more detail).
www.balmainrovers.com   (657 words)

  
 Page not found - smh.com.au   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
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The Sydney Morning Herald is Australia’s most prestigious daily newspaper, reaching discerning and involved readers who trust its independence, authority and integrity.
While the editorial priorities of this website reflect those of The Sydney Morning Herald, it does not exactly match the print edition's content and emphasis.
smh.com.au /news/National/.../2005/03/15/1110649167959.html   (213 words)

  
 South Sydney Football Club (NSW)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
1913 - Sydney FL : South Sydney finished 3rd.
1927 - Sydney FL : South Sydney finished 3rd.
1934 - Sydney FL : South Sydney were premiers.
www.footypedia.com /00002584.htm   (95 words)

  
 Footy HQ - All the News, All the time!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
Clubs say there is no Showdown ill-feeling (0)
When the rhyme to adorn Collingwood's banner for the match against Sydney is decided today, Magpie president Eddie McGuire is determined to make it topical but fun.
The Carlton salary cap scandal was drawn to a close yesterday when David Allison, the player manager at the heart of much of the turmoil that beset the club late last year, was reprimanded for a breach of the accredited agents code.
www.footyhq.com /news/modules.php?name=News&new_topic=16   (1088 words)

  
 South West Sydney Football Club (NSW)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
2003 - South West Sydney wore fl and white colours, and were known as the Magpies.
Liverpool and Bankstown merged to form South West Sydney FC.
Grand Final - University of NSW 9.9.63 defeated South-West Sydney 2.9.21.
www.footypedia.com /00002582.htm   (82 words)

  
 Bibliography
Lee, David and Michael Barfoot NTFL: a History of Australian Football in Darwin and the Northern Territory from 1916 to 1995 (Darwin, Northern Territory Football League, 1995).
Fiddian, Marc The Bullants: a History of Preston Football Club (Melbourne, Preston Football Club, 1983).
Riley, John, David Barker and Marc Fiddian Camberwell Football Club Team of the Century 1884-1994 (Melbourne, Camberwell Football Club Team of the Century Reunion Committee, 2003).
www.fullpointsfooty.net /bibliography.htm   (2479 words)

  
 South Sydney Rabbitohs
The South Sydney Football Club, in conjunction with A1 Coachlines, will be running an away game supporter's bus this Sunday to Panthers vs Rabbitohs game at Penrith Stadium.
The South Sydney Football Club will run buses to all away games in NSW if numbers booked on the bus are sufficient.
Tickets can be purchased from the Rabbits' Warren supporter store at South Sydney Leagues Club or purchased over the phone on (02) 8306 9998.
www.souths.com.au /fanzone/viewnewsarticle.asp?ArticleID=712   (154 words)

  
 A-League News, Australian Soccer & Football Information, Beer by the Pint! : pintculture.com
Sydney FC 2 New Zealand Knights 0 More...
Keep up to date with all the lastest happenings at pintculture.com, Post Comments to news articles and be part of our A-League Tipping Contest.
If you were involved with Football in this country you would already have your tickets
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 Official AFL Website of the Sydney Swans Football Club
Few footballers get the chance to end their career with a premiership win but Jason Ball has added such a distinction to his already impressive career after the perfect finale.
He might have been busy celebrating Sydney's first premiership for 72 years during the past three weeks, but when the chance came to represent Australia in the upcoming Foster's International Rules se...
A Sydney Swans membership is more than just a season ticket.
www.sydneyswans.com.au   (323 words)

  
 Swans Supporters Inc   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
Swans Supporters Inc is a legally constituted incorporated body of Members formed to formally interact with the Sydney Swans Football Club.
Interaction includes formal contact with, offers of support to and participation in the development of the Sydney Swans Football Club.
Real support for the Sydney Swans means current membership of the Sydney Swans.
www.swanssupporters.org   (139 words)

  
 BCL Football Sydney New South Wales Australia
- The Shammies, founded in 1883, are the oldest club playing in the Sydney Suburban Rugby Union Competition.
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Sydney City Life - www.BCL.com.au/sydney is managed by Online Encounters Pty Ltd
www.bcl.com.au /sydney/sport/football.htm   (119 words)

  
 Official AFL Website of the Richmond Football Club
Richmond is basing its 2006 membership campaign around one of the Club's brand core values -- 'Tribal'.
Richmond football director Greg Miller believes the Tigers are just another year away from being in...
He was last year's top draft pick, last season's NAB Rising Star, and now, Brett Deledio has been se...
www.richmondfc.com.au   (303 words)

  
 Soccer - welcome to Coast Soccer League   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
A Soccer Club. A non-profit corporation. This club was established for competitive youth soccer club teams for girls and boys ranging from the ages of 9 to 18 years of age.
Football Referee.org is the official web site for the Referees Association. The site provides information, articles and discussion about refereeing and football.
Beachside of CT Soccer Club is a leading premier soccer program for boys in New England
www.fmsoccer.com /coastsoccerleague   (1458 words)

  
 Official AFL Website of the St Kilda Football Club   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
Regardless of what transpired, the St Kilda Football Club made a significant step in 2005.
Despite a mixed bag in the first half of the year, the latter produced some stellar football with both outstanding team efforts and sheer individual performances.
Watch some of the Saints' greatest moments to the tune of the club song.
saints.com.au   (202 words)

  
 RugbyNet - Sydney University Rugby   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
Congratulations to Alex Kanaar who took the field in the final minutes of the Bledisloe Cup in New Zealand on Saturday.
Sydney University`s website uses images from Paul Seiser Photography.
For photos taken throughout the season please contact Paul Seiser on
syduni.rugbynet.com.au   (112 words)

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