AFL delays AFLW enlargement call

AFLW Season Launch and skippers Picture: Wayne Ludbey

THE AFL Commission will confirm within weeks either to enhance a AFL Women’s foe subsequent deteriorate to 10 clubs.

“We’ll demeanour during conferences, we’ll demeanour during a finals array and we’ll come behind with recommendations for both for 8 teams for subsequent year and for 10,” AFL CEO Gillon McLachlan on Friday pronounced in Sydney.

“The Commission’s perspective is to enhance as shortly as possible.

“The doubt is either it is 2018 or 2019. There’s 3 or 4 (issues) that we’ve asked for some-more information on. That’s one of a pivotal issues (talent depth).

“This Commission is positively committed to a AFLW … it’s been a outrageous success, there’s been a lot of learnings out of it and it will be improved subsequent year.

“There were 100 teams in Victoria about dual or 3 years ago and there will be 250 teams personification this year.

“We’d like to do a finals array over only a Grand Final.

“Part of what’s fanciful about it has been it’s been given purify air. It also gives an event for a players to go behind to state turn and support those teams and grow a diversion there.

“We like where it’s during during a moment.”

Former Macquarie Capital comparison executive Robin Bishop has been announced as a new commissioner.

Originally published as AFL delays AFLW enlargement call

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