| AFL Football fans! Get your tips and betting predictions ready! The Australian Football League (AFL) season is fast approaching. After 22 rounds of home-and-away regular season games across all Australian States and Territories, New Zealand and even China followed by the final series, the Premiership will be decided by the 2019 AFL Grand Final, played on Saturday, September 28 2019. The 2019 AFL Premiership season will begin on Thursday, March 21 2019 with 2017 premiers, Richmond looking to get their AFL Premiership campaign under way and take the points over Carlton at the MCG in front of more than 90 000 spectators. | The starting time for the Grand Final is yet to be announced, with the AFL said to be considering the possibility of a night or twilight match to decide the 2019 Premiership. Odds are it would be a huge shift from tradition, however, purists will be happy to learn that for the third year in a row the match will be played on the traditional last Saturday in September. The West Coast Eagles are aiming to win back-to-back premierships for the first time in their history, and their fifth overall after breaking a 12-year premiership drought in 2018.