2022 Australian Rules Football

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If you want an AFL live stream for the 2022 season, or are looking to follow matches on television or radio – you are in luck. The 2022 Australian Football League season will be the 126th season of the elite Australian rules football competition and the 33rd under the name “Australian Football League”, having changed from “Victorian Football League” after the 1989 season. There will be 18 teams competing in the league, the same as the previous ten seasons.

This is the ultimate guide on how to catch every match of the home-and-away series, and the finals.

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2022 AFL premiership season
Date 16 March – 24 September 2022
Teams 18

2022 Toyota AFL Premiership Season AFL Teams

     
Adelaide
Brisbane Lions
Carlton
Collingwood
Essendon
Fremantle
Geelong
Gold Coast
Hawthorn
Greater Western Sydney
Melbourne
North Melbourne
Port Adelaide
Richmond
St Kilda
Sydney
West Coast
Western Bulldogs

AFL 2022 Season Fixture/Draw

Round 1

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
Wed Mar 16 Melbourne vs Western Bulldogs 7.10pm (Seven) MCG
Thu Mar 17 Carlton vs Richmond 7.25pm (Seven) MCG
Fri Mar 18 St Kilda vs Collingwood 7.50pm (Seven) Marvel Stadium
Sat Mar 19 Geelong vs Essendon 2.10pm (Fox) MCG
Sat Mar 19 GWS vs Sydney 5.10pm (Fox) Accor Stadium
Sat Mar 19 Brisbane vs Port Adelaide 8.10pm (Seven) Gabba
Sun Mar 20 Hawthorn vs North Melbourne 1.10pm (Fox) MCG
Sun Mar 20 Adelaide vs Fremantle 4.10pm (Fox) Adelaide Oval
Sun Mar 20 West Coast vs Gold Coast 7.40pm (Fox) Optus Stadium

Round 2

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
Thu Mar 24 Western Bulldogs vs Carlton 7.20pm (Seven) Marvel Stadium
Fri Mar 25 Sydney Swans vs Geelong Cats 7.50pm (Seven) SCG
Sat Mar 26 Collingwood vs Adelaide Crows 1.45pm (Fox) MCG
Sat Mar 26 Essendon vs Brisbane Lions 4.35pm (Fox) Marvel Stadium
Sat Mar 26 Port Adelaide vs Hawthorn 7.40pm (Seven) Adelaide Oval
Sat Mar 26 Gold Coast Suns vs Melbourne 8.00pm (Fox) Metricon Stadium
Sun Mar 26 North Melbourne vs West Coast Eagles 1.10pm (Fox) Marvel Stadium
Sun Mar 26 Richmond vs GWS Giants 3.20pm (Seven) MCG
Sun Mar 26 Fremantle vs St Kilda 6.20pm (Fox) Optus Stadium

Round 3

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
Thu Mar 31 Western Bulldogs vs Sydney Swans 7.20pm (Seven) Marvel Stadium
Fri Apr 1 Melbourne vs Essendon 7.20pm (Seven) MCG
Fri Apr 1 Adelaide Crows vs Port Adelaide 8.20pm (Fox) Adelaide Oval
Sat Apr 2 GWS Giants vs Gold Coast Suns 1.10pm (Fox) Giants Stadium
Sat Apr 2 Collingwood vs Geelong Cats 7.25pm (Seven) MCG
Sat Apr 2 Brisbane Lions vs North Melbourne 8.00pm (Fox) The Gabba
Sun Apr 3 Carlton vs Hawthorn 1.10pm (Fox) MCG
Sun Apr 3 St Kilda vs Richmond 3.20pm (Seven) Marvel Stadium
Sun Apr 3 West Coast Eagles vs Fremantle 6.20pm (Fox) Optus Stadium

Round 4

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
Thu Apr 7 Port Adelaide vs Melbourne 7.40pm (Seven) Adelaide Oval
Fri Apr 8 Geelong Cats vs Brisbane Lions 7.50pm (Seven) GMHBA Stadium
Sat Apr 9 Sydney Swans vs North Melbourne 1.45pm (Fox) SCG
Sat Apr 9 Collingwood vs West Coast Eagles 4.35pm (Fox) Marvel Stadium
Sat Apr 9 Richmond vs Western Bulldogs 7.25pm (Seven) MCG
Sat Apr 9 Fremantle vs GWS Giants 7.25pm (Fox) Optus Stadium
Sun Apr 10 Essendon vs Adelaide Crows 1.10pm (Fox) Marvel Stadium
Sun Apr 10 Hawthorn vs St Kilda 3.20pm (Seven) MCG
Sun Apr 10 Gold Coast Suns vs Carlton 4.10pm (Fox) Metricon Stadium

Round 5

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
Thu Apr 14 Brisbane Lions vs Collingwood 7.35pm (Seven) The Gabba
Fri Apr 15 North Melbourne vs Western Bulldogs 4.20pm (Seven) Marvel Stadium
Fri Apr 15 West Coast Eagles vs Sydney Swans 7.40pm (Fox) Optus Stadium
Sat Apr 16 St Kilda vs Gold Coast Suns 1.45pm (Fox) Marvel Stadium
Sat Apr 16 Adelaide Crows vs Richmond 4.35pm (Fox) Adelaide Oval
Sat Apr 16 Melbourne vs GWS Giants 7.25pm (Seven) MCG
Sun Apr 17 Carlton vs Port Adelaide 1.40pm (Fox) MCG
Sun Apr 17 Essendon vs Fremantle 4.40pm (Fox) Marvel Stadium
Mon Apr 18 Hawthorn vs Geelong Cats 3.20pm (Seven) MCG

Round 6

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
Fri Apr 22 GWS Giants vs. St Kilda 7.50pm (Seven) Manuka Oval
Sat Apr 23 Western Bulldogs vs. Adelaide Crows 1.45pm (Fox) Mars Stadium
Sat Apr 23 Port Adelaide vs. West Coast Eagles 4.35pm (Fox) Adelaide Oval
Sat Apr 23 Fremantle vs. Carlton 7.40pm (Seven) Optus Stadium
Sun Apr 24 North Melbourne vs. Geelong Cats 1.10pm (Fox) Blundstone Arena
Sun Apr 24 Gold Coast Suns vs. Brisbane Lions 4.10pm (Fox) Metricon Stadium
Sun Apr 24 Richmond vs. Melbourne 7.25pm (Seven) MCG
Mon Apr 25 Hawthorn vs. Sydney Swans 12.30pm (Fox) University of Tasmania Stadium
Mon Apr 25 Essendon vs. Collingwood 3.20pm (Seven) MCG

Round 7

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
Fri Apr 29 West Coast Eagles vs. Richmond 8.10pm (Seven) Optus Stadium
Sat Apr 30 Geelong Cats vs. Fremantle 1.45pm (Fox) GMHBA Stadium
Sat Apr 30 Adelaide Crows vs. GWS Giants 2.10pm (Fox) Adelaide Oval
Sat Apr 30 Melbourne vs. Hawthorn 4.35pm (Fox) MCG
Sat Apr 30 St Kilda vs. Port Adelaide 7.25pm (Seven) Cazalys Stadium
Sat Apr 30 Carlton vs. North Melbourne 7.25pm (Fox) Marvel Stadium
Sun May 1 Collingwood vs. Gold Coast Suns 1.10pm (Fox) MCG
Sun May 1 Western Bulldogs vs. Essendon 3.20pm (Seven) Marvel Stadium
Sun May 1 Sydney Swans vs. Brisbane Lions 4.40pm (Fox) SCG

Round 8

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
Fri May 6 Port Adelaide vs. Western Bulldogs 7.30pm (Seven) Adelaide Oval
Fri May 6 Fremantle vs. North Melbourne 8.40pm (Fox) Optus Stadium
Sat May 7 Richmond vs. Collingwood 1.45pm (Fox) MCG
Sat May 7 Sydney Swans vs. Gold Coast Suns 1.45pm (Fox) SCG
Sat May 7 GWS Giants vs. Geelong Cats 4.35pm (Fox) Manuka Oval
Sat May 7 Essendon vs. Hawthorn 7.25pm (Seven) Marvel Stadium
Sat May 7 Brisbane Lions vs. West Coast Eagles 7.25pm (Fox) The Gabba
Sun May 8 Melbourne vs. St Kilda 1.10pm (Fox) MCG
Sun May 8 Carlton vs. Adelaide Crows 4.40pm (Fox) Marvel Stadium

Round 9

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
Fri May 13 Collingwood vs. Western Bulldogs 7.50pm (Seven) Marvel Stadium
Sat May 14 Hawthorn vs. Richmond 1.45pm (Fox) MCG
Sat May 14 North Melbourne vs. Port Adelaide 2.10pm (Fox) Blundstone Arena
Sat May 14 St Kilda vs. Geelong Cats 4.35pm (Fox) Marvel Stadium
Sat May 14 Sydney Swans vs. Essendon 7.25pm (Seven) SCG
Sat May 14 Adelaide Crows vs. Brisbane Lions 7.40pm (Fox) Adelaide Oval
Sun May 15 Gold Coast Suns vs. Fremantle 1.40pm (Fox) Metricon Stadium
Sun May 15 GWS Giants vs. Carlton 3.20pm (Seven) Giants Stadium
Sun May 15 West Coast Eagles vs. Melbourne 5.20pm (Fox) Optus Stadium

Round 10

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
TBC Adelaide Crows vs. St Kilda TBC Adelaide Oval
TBC Carlton vs. Sydney Swans TBC Marvel Stadium
TBC Fremantle vs. Collingwood TBC Optus Stadium
TBC Geelong Cats vs. Port Adelaide TBC GMHBA Stadium
TBC GWS Giants vs. West Coast Eagles TBC Giants Stadium
TBC Hawthorn vs. Brisbane Lions TBC University of Tasmania Stadium
TBC North Melbourne vs. Melbourne TBC Marvel Stadium
TBC Richmond vs. Essendon TBC MCG
TBC Western Bulldogs vs. Gold Coast Suns TBC Mars Stadium

Round 11

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
TBC Brisbane Lions vs. GWS Giants TBC The Gabba
TBC Collingwood vs. Carlton TBC MCG
TBC Geelong Cats vs. Adelaide Crows TBC GMHBA Stadium
TBC Gold Coast Suns vs. Hawthorn TBC TIO Stadium
TBC Melbourne vs. Fremantle TBC MCG
TBC Port Adelaide vs. Essendon TBC Adelaide Oval
TBC St Kilda vs. North Melbourne TBC Marvel Stadium
TBC Sydney Swans vs. Richmond TBC SCG
TBC West Coast Eagles vs. Western Bulldogs TBC Optus Stadium

Round 12

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
TBC Adelaide Crows vs. West Coast Eagles TBC Adelaide Oval
TBC Fremantle vs. Brisbane Lions TBC Optus Stadium
TBC Gold Coast Suns vs. North Melbourne TBC TIO Stadium
TBC Hawthorn vs. Collingwood TBC MCG
TBC Melbourne vs. Sydney Swans TBC MCG
TBC Western Bulldogs vs. Geelong Cats TBC Marvel Stadium

Byes: Carlton, Essendon, GWS Giants, Port Adelaide, Richmond, St Kilda

Round 13

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
TBC Brisbane Lions vs. St Kilda TBC The Gabba
TBC Collingwood vs. Melbourne TBC MCG
TBC Essendon vs. Carlton TBC MCG
TBC Fremantle vs. Hawthorn TBC Optus Stadium
TBC North Melbourne vs. GWS Giants TBC Marvel Stadium
TBC Richmond vs. Port Adelaide TBC MCG

Byes: Adelaide Crows, Geelong Cats, Gold Coast Suns, Sydney Swans, West Coast Eagles, Western Bulldogs

Round 14

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
TBC Gold Coast Suns vs. Adelaide Crows TBC Metricon Stadium
TBC GWS Giants vs. Western Bulldogs TBC Giants Stadium
TBC Port Adelaide vs. Sydney Swans TBC Adelaide Oval
TBC Richmond vs. Carlton TBC MCG
TBC St Kilda vs. Essendon TBC Marvel Stadium
TBC West Coast Eagles vs. Geelong Cats TBC Optus Stadium

Byes: Brisbane Lions, Collingwood, Fremantle, Hawthorn, Melbourne, North Melbourne

Round 15

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
TBC Carlton vs. Fremantle TBC Marvel Stadium
TBC Collingwood vs. GWS Giants TBC MCG
TBC Geelong Cats vs. Richmond TBC MCG
TBC Melbourne vs. Brisbane Lions TBC MCG
TBC North Melbourne vs. Adelaide Crows TBC Blundstone Arena
TBC Port Adelaide vs. Gold Coast Suns TBC Adelaide Oval
TBC Sydney Swans vs. St Kilda TBC SCG
TBC West Coast Eagles vs. Essendon TBC Optus Stadium
TBC Western Bulldogs vs. Hawthorn TBC Marvel Stadium

Round 16

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
TBC Adelaide Crows vs. Melbourne TBC Adelaide Oval
TBC Brisbane Lions vs. Western Bulldogs TBC The Gabba
TBC Carlton vs. St Kilda TBC Marvel Stadium
TBC Essendon vs. Sydney Swans TBC MCG
TBC Fremantle vs. Port Adelaide TBC Optus Stadium
TBC Geelong Cats vs. North Melbourne TBC GMHBA Stadium
TBC Gold Coast Suns vs. Collingwood TBC Metricon Stadium
TBC GWS Giants vs. Hawthorn TBC Giants Stadium
TBC Richmond vs. West Coast Eagles TBC MCG

Round 17

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
TBC Brisbane Lions vs. Essendon TBC The Gabba
TBC Collingwood vs. North Melbourne TBC MCG
TBC Geelong Cats vs. Melbourne TBC GMHBA Stadium
TBC Gold Coast Suns vs. Richmond TBC Metricon Stadium
TBC Hawthorn vs. Adelaide Crows TBC Marvel Stadium
TBC Port Adelaide vs. GWS Giants TBC Adelaide Oval
TBC St Kilda vs. Fremantle TBC Marvel Stadium
TBC Sydney Swans vs. Western Bulldogs TBC SCG
TBC West Coast Eagles vs. Carlton TBC Optus Stadium

Round 18

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
TBC Adelaide Crows vs. Collingwood TBC Adelaide Oval
TBC Carlton vs. Geelong Cats TBC MCG
TBC Essendon vs. Gold Coast Suns TBC Marvel Stadium
TBC Fremantle vs. Sydney Swans TBC Optus Stadium
TBC GWS Giants vs. Brisbane Lions TBC Manuka Oval
TBC Hawthorn vs. West Coast Eagles TBC MCG
TBC Melbourne vs. Port Adelaide TBC TIO Traeger Park
TBC North Melbourne vs. Richmond TBC Marvel Stadium
TBC Western Bulldogs vs. St Kilda TBC Marvel Stadium

Round 19

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
TBC Brisbane Lions vs. Gold Coast Suns TBC The Gabba
TBC Carlton vs. GWS Giants TBC Marvel Stadium
TBC Collingwood vs. Essendon TBC MCG
TBC North Melbourne vs. Hawthorn TBC Blundstone Arena
TBC Port Adelaide vs. Geelong Cats TBC Adelaide Oval
TBC Richmond vs. Fremantle TBC Marvel Stadium
TBC Sydney Swans vs. Adelaide Crows TBC SCG
TBC West Coast Eagles vs. St Kilda TBC Optus Stadium
TBC Western Bulldogs vs. Melbourne TBC Marvel Stadium

Round 20

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
TBC Adelaide Crows vs. Carlton TBC Adelaide Oval
TBC Collingwood vs. Port Adelaide TBC MCG
TBC Essendon vs. North Melbourne TBC Marvel Stadium
TBC Fremantle vs. Melbourne TBC Optus Stadium
TBC Geelong Cats vs. Western Bulldogs TBC GMHBA Stadium
TBC Gold Coast Suns vs. West Coast Eagles TBC Metricon Stadium
TBC Richmond vs. Brisbane Lions TBC MCG
TBC St Kilda vs. Hawthorn TBC Marvel Stadium
TBC Sydney Swans vs. GWS Giants TBC SCG

Round 21

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
TBC  Brisbane Lions vs. Carlton TBC The Gabba
TBC Geelong Cats vs. St Kilda TBC GMHBA Stadium
TBC GWS Giants vs. Essendon TBC GMHBA Stadium
TBC Hawthorn vs. Gold Coast Suns TBC University of Tasmania Stadium
TBC Melbourne vs. Collingwood TBC MCG
TBC North Melbourne vs. Sydney Swans TBC Marvel Stadium
TBC Port Adelaide vs. Richmond TBC Adelaide Oval
TBC West Coast Eagles vs. Adelaide Crows TBC Optus Stadium
TBC Western Bulldogs vs. Fremantle TBC Marvel Stadium

Round 22

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
TBC Adelaide Crows vs. North Melbourne TBC Adelaide Oval
TBC Essendon vs. Port Adelaide TBC Marvel Stadium
TBC Fremantle vs. West Coast Eagles TBC Optus Stadium
TBC Gold Coast Suns vs. Geelong Cats TBC Metricon Stadium
TBC Melbourne vs. Carlton TBC MCG
TBC Richmond vs. Hawthorn TBC MCG
TBC St Kilda vs. Brisbane Lions TBC Marvel Stadium
TBC Sydney Swans vs. Collingwood TBC SCG
TBC Western Bulldogs vs. GWS Giants TBC Marvel Stadium

Round 23

Date Match Time (AEDT) + Broadcaster Stadium
TBC Brisbane Lions vs. Melbourne TBC The Gabba
TBC Carlton vs. Collingwood TBC MCG
TBC Essendon vs. Richmond TBC MCG
TBC Geelong Cats vs. West Coast Eagles TBC GMHBA Stadium
TBC GWS Giants vs. Fremantle TBC Manuka Oval
TBC Hawthorn vs. Western Bulldogs TBC University of Tasmania Stadium
TBC North Melbourne vs. Gold Coast Suns TBC Marvel Stadium
TBC Port Adelaide vs. Adelaide Crows TBC Adelaide Oval
TBC St Kilda vs. Sydney Swans TBC Marvel Stadium

AFL Live stream online

The best way to live stream the AFL is arguably through Kayo Sports. Kayo is a streaming service that allows you to stream any of Foxtel’s sporting content without the need to subscribe to any other pay-TV packages.

Another way to live stream AFL matches is to use Foxtel Now, which allow users to stream Foxtel channels.

If you have a valid Foxtel TV subscription you can view every match of the season – except the Grand Final – live and in high definition, along with a range of AFL-related programming on Fox Footy including AFL 360, Bounce, League Teams, On the Couch, Open Mike, and plenty of other shows.

On free-to-air television, Channel Seven has the broadcast rights to four matches per week, but precisely which matches appear can vary from state to state.

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AFL on Seven | 7plus

Seven is the place to watch Live & Free coverage of the AFL, AFLW, VFL, WAFL and SANFL. Typically Victoria, Tasmania and Northern Territory will receive the same four matches on free-to-air television. These can vary from week to week but will usually include the Friday night match and one Saturday night match, a Sunday afternoon match and others.

In other states, the coverage is based on the local teams. South Australia will get all matches featuring Adelaide and Port Adelaide, Western Australia get all matches featuring West Coast and Fremantle, New South Wales get all matches featuring Sydney and Greater Western Sydney, and Queensland get all matches featuring Brisbane and Gold Coast.

To see which matches are being televised in your area in any given week, check the AFL Broadcast Guide for more details.

AFL is broadcast on multiple stations throughout the world, typically on satellite/cable services. Keep in mind that some channels listed in one part of the world are not always exclusive, and may be available in your country.

Australian Football League Live stream from worldwide

The international round by round guide can be found on the AFL website.

North America: In the USA, Fox Soccer and Fox Sports 2 broadcast some live Australian Football League matches (usually the best match of the round) each week. In Canada, TSN 2 also has similar coverage

Asia/Pacific: The Australia Network broadcasts multiple live games each week, along with the AFL Football Finals series.

New Zealand: Sommet Sports plays 6 live matches and 3 on delay, along with all of the finals matches. It also plays the AFL International Highlights show. Sky Sport’s AFL coverage includes one match each week, the NZ Anzac Day live, a weekly highlights package, one match each week of the Finals Series, and the Grand Final.

Latin America and Mexico: Viva Sports shows live Australian Football League matches, including the AFL grand final.

United Kingdom: BT Sport and ESPN showcase four games per week continuing right through to the Toyota AFL Grand Final, along with weekly highlights.

Europe: AFL Footy on Eurosport 2 broadcasts one match shown in HD each week of the home and away season, and all of the Finals Series.

 

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