AFL ANNOUNCE BUSHFIRE RELIEF DOUBLE HEADER AT MARVEL STADIUM
The AFL, with support from the Clubs and AFLPA, will host a Double Header on Friday 28 February at Marvel Stadium with all money raised to further support the Community Relief Fund.
The Double Header will consist of an AFLW match between Collingwood and Melbourne (previously scheduled for Victoria Park) and a State of Origin Match between Victoria and All Stars.
Victoria, to be coached by Richmond Premiership coach Damien Hardwick, and the All Stars, led by Sydney Swans Premiership coach John Longmire, will bring players together from each of the 18 clubs on the eve of the Toyota AFL Premiership Season.
Further details of the event, including team selections for the State of Origin match will be announced in the coming weeks.