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Industry News – May 25th, 2017

A-league and other football Wednesday – Liverpool v Sydney FC – Crowd: 72,892 at ANZ Stadium ABC2’S FOOTBALL broadcast has been named the “worst coverage in history” after a cringe-worthy hour of TV AFL AFL matches took the top two, and four of the top 5 spots on Nielsons social…


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Industry News -Wednesday, May 24th 2017

AFL Geelong chief executive Brian Cook has challenged the AFL to remain “true to their word” and fixture the Cats a home final at Simonds Stadium this season should the club win the right to host a non-Victorian club. NRL NRL chief executive Todd Greenberg is set to come under…




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Industry News – Friday, 19th May 2017

AFL Geelong Football Club is debt-free for the first time in five decades. It has been such a financial success, the Cats have permanently axed the gaming facility and 100 poker machines that were part of its home ground NRL Thu NRL: Sharks d Cowboys: Crowd: 8,557 @ Southern Cross Group…


Weekend TV Ratings

AFL – Round 8 The league had an estimated total audience of 3.847 million for the round, including 1.77 million in Metro centres and 1.588 million on Foxtel. Friday Nights West Coast v Hawthorn game was the highest rating game of the round on Free to Air (Metro) with 627,000…



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Weekend TV

Source: https://twitter.com/MediaweekAUS AFL Fri STV #AFL #FoxFooty #AFLEaglesDogs National 254k: Metro 209k (Syd 16k Mel 92k Bri 17k Ade 32k Per 52k) Fri TV #AFL #AFLEaglesDogs 627k: Seven 402k (Mel 298k Ade 103k) 7mate 225k (Syd 27k Bri 20k Per 177k) Sat STV #AFL #FoxFooty #AFLDonsCats National 220k: Metro 176k…




Industry News – Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

AFL THE AFL has shut down plans for immediate expansion of its national women’s league, but has foreshadowed at least two teams will be added in 2019. The five clubs who unsuccessfully sought a licence last year will receive “priority weighting” when the AFL considers additions to the foundation eight-team…





Industry News – Thursday, May 4th, 2017

AFL Key figures from Australia’s eSports industry have welcomed the AFL’s proposed move into the $1.2 billion competitive video gaming scene, while a leading gamer insists the pursuit is physically and mentally draining. PORT Adelaide president David Koch is convinced the Power will play an AFL game in China for…


Industry News – Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

AFL THE state government is still considering the case to back the AFL’s mooted $300 million redevelopment of Etihad Stadium and surrounds. The State Government taskforce is also assessing Collingwood president Eddie McGuire’s dream for a 60,000-seat stadium to be built next to the MCG. Sources said the taskforce could…



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AFL and NRL Weekend Crowds and Ratings

At the close of round 8 of the 2017 NRL season, crowds are down -5% to 1,020,313 and a 15,942 average. pic.twitter.com/YlxlfMCgQK — Footyindustry (@footyindustryAU) April 25, 2017 At the end of Round 5 of the 2017 AFL, Crowds are up 3% after the 2nd highest round aggregate total ever…