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The 2002 Australian Football International Cup was the inaugural international Australian rules football tournament held in Melbournemarker, Australia in 2002.

11 nations participated from around the world and the tournament was officiated by the International Australian Football Council.

Irelandmarker won the tournament, finishing undefeated and victorious over Papua New Guineamarker in the Grand Final on August 23rd at the Melbourne Cricket Groundmarker (MCG).

Pool A

Flag Nation Rep team
Denmarkmarker Vikings
Great Britainmarker Bulldogs
Japanmarker Samurais
Nauru Chiefs
Papua New Guineamarker Mosquitos

Pool B

Flag Nation Rep team
Canadamarker Northwind
Irelandmarker Warriors
New Zealandmarker Falcons
Samoamarker Bulldogs
South Africa Buffaloes
United Statesmarker Revolution


Round 1



Round 2

  • PNG 9.15 (69) d. Denmark 3.5 (23)
  • Great Britain 9.11 (65) d. Nauru 8.11 (59) - Elsternwick Parkmarker, Elsternwickmarker
  • Canada 4.11 (38) d. South Africa 1.5 (11)
  • Ireland 5.6 (36) d. Samoa 4.5 (29)
  • New Zealand 11.12 (78) d. USA 4.1 (25)


Round 3

  • Great Britain 7.3 (45) d. Japan 4.6 (30) - Whitten Ovalmarker, Footscraymarker
  • Denmark 5.10 (40) d. Nauru 3.9 (27)
  • Samoa 12.15 (87) d. South Africa 1.4 (10)
  • New Zealand 10.8 (68) d. Canada 2.6 (18)
  • Ireland 7.7 (49) d. USA 6.3 (39)


Round 4

  • Denmark 12.9 (81) d. Great Britain 4.2 (26)
  • PNG 23.9 (147) d. Japan 0.0 (0)
  • Ireland 15.8 (98) d. South Africa 3.3 (21)
  • USA 8.4 (52) d. Canada 1.1 (7)
  • New Zealand 10.10 (70) d. Samoa 5.8 (38)


Round 5

  • Denmark 10.6 (66) d. Japan 4.7 (32)
  • PNG 13.13 (91) d. Nauru 6.8 (44)
  • USA 20.12 (132) d. South Africa 0.4 (4)
  • Samoa 9.15 (69) d. Canada 0.5 (5)
  • Ireland 4.10 (34) d. New Zealand 3.2 (20)


Minor Placing deciders

  • New Zealand 3.7 (25) d. Denmark 2.4 (16)
  • Samoa 5.7 (37) d. Nauru 2.8 (20)
  • Canada 6.5 (41) d. Japan 5.2 (32)
  • USA 13.15 (93) d. Great Britain 2.3 (15) - Junction Ovalmarker, St Kildamarker


Grand Final

Friday 23 August 2002

Ireland
51 - 19
Papua New Guinea
Stadium: Melbourne Cricket Groundmarker
Attendance: 32,393
7
9
Goals
Behinds
2
7


 Grand Final was played as a curtain raiser to the round 21 AFL match between Hawthorn vs North Melbourne, so this figure is the total crowd for the match, although not all spectators were inside the stadium at the start or conclusion of the curtain raiser event.


Match Report

Final Standings

  1. Ireland
  2. Papua New Guinea
  3. New Zealand
  4. Denmark
  5. USA
  6. Great Britain
  7. Samoa
  8. Nauru
  9. Canada
  10. Japan
  11. South Africa


All-International Team

Player Nation Club Position
Stefan Leyhare Canadamarker Broadview Hawks
Erik Krolmark Denmarkmarker North Copenhagen Barracudas
Mogens Hansen Denmarkmarker North Copenhagen Barracudas
John Boyle Great Britainmarker West London Wildcats
Ben Rees Great Britainmarker Sussex Swans
Michael Johnson Irelandmarker Belfast Redbacks
Aaron Flood Irelandmarker Midland Tigers
Liam O'Connor Irelandmarker Leeside Lions
David Stynes Irelandmarker Dublin Demons
Yuta Kobayasi Japanmarker Tokyo Goannas
Alfred Spanner Nauru Menaida
Quinson Cook Nauru Menaida
Vince Serci New Zealandmarker Eastern Suburbs
Steve Frogatt New Zealandmarker University
Mike Seversinsen New Zealandmarker Eastern Suburbs
Walter Yandomina Papua New Guineamarker Enga
John Bosko Papua New Guineamarker Morobe
Navu Maha Papua New Guineamarker Central
Overa Gibson Papua New Guineamarker Gulf
Fia Tootoo Samoamarker Clayton
Mikaele Pesamino Samoamarker Fasitoo-Uta Tigers
Mtutuzeli Hlomela South Africa Johannesburg
Charley Ellis United Statesmarker Denver Bulldogs
Chad Martin United Statesmarker Phoenix Scorpions


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