1 August, 2022
Former Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting believes Tasmania deserves an AFL team and the state's eager to embrace a long-waited football team.
26 July, 2022
Rodney Eade believes Gillon McLachlan’s legacy rests on Tasmania securing an AFL licence.
18 July, 2022
Walkley Award-winning journalist Caroline Wilson believes a Tasmania AFL licence will by the league's greatest contribution to the game, with a new footy entity likely to significantly enhance the state off the field.
12 July, 2022
Richmond champion Jack Riewoldt would consider defecting from the Tigers to play for the new Tasmania franchise, if the island state is granted a 19th licence.
4 July, 2022
Accomplished AFL recruiter Scott Clayton believes the AFL has the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity "to do the right thing" in granting footy-mad state Tasmania a 19th licence.
27 June, 2022
Super coach Alastair Clarkson has emphatically debunked concerns that a Tasmania AFL and AFLW team will struggle with player retention, as the four-time premiership coach predicting an Apple Isle licence will likely keep players and staff in the state “forever”.
20 June, 2022
Tassie royalty Robert Shaw believes a Tasmania licence will reignite the island’s talent pathway and create a new wave of heroes for budding AFL youngsters to aspire to.
14 June, 2022
St Kilda’s longest serving captain, Nick Riewoldt, believes Tasmania will secure a 19th AFL and AFLW licence following decades of failed endeavours.
6 June, 2022
Three-time All-Australian, Matthew Richardson, believes “it’s time” for Tasmania to be included in the AFL with a dedicated men’s and women’s football team.
30 May, 2022
Brisbane Lions coach Chris Fagan believes a Tasmanian AFL an AFLW team will be the league’s sleeping giant, with tens of thousands of footy fans set to sign up to become members of the 19th franchise.
23 May, 2022
Dual Coleman medallist Michael Roach believes Tasmania’s accomplished honour roll of VFL/AFL champions is a strong enough case for the state to be granted an AFL/W outfit.
5 May, 2022
North Melbourne coach David Noble believes a Tasmania team competing in the AFL and AFLW competitions will strengthen the quality of junior talent at grassroots level.