Australian Federal Football League
(AFFL)


The truly national football league that Australia has never had, starting at the time of Federation in 1901. A fictional competition inspired by the pyramid structure of European football/soccer leagues.
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AFFL Cup Last 16, 1938 Season
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FINAL
D1VICAbbotsforddefeatedD1NSWCrows Nest

SEMI FINALS
D1VICAbbotsforddefeatedD1QLDWide BayFIN
D1NSWCrows NestdefeatedD1VICCorangamiteQF

QUARTER FINALS
D1QLDWide BayFINdefeatedD1South-West DistrictsQF
D1NSWCrows NestdefeatedD1VICGippslandSF
D1VICAbbotsforddefeatedD1NSWHastings-Clarence
D1VICCorangamiteQFdefeatedD2QLDWoolloongabba

ROUND OF 16
D1VICGippslandSFdefeatedD1NSWIllawarra
D1QLDWide BayFINdefeatedD2NSWBarrier
D1South-West DistrictsQFdefeatedD2TASHobart
D1VICCorangamiteQFdefeatedD2VICJolimont
D1VICAbbotsforddefeatedD2SAProspectR16
D1NSWCrows NestdefeatedD2SAUnleyR16
D1NSWHastings-ClarencedefeatedD2NSWRozelle
D2QLDWoolloongabbadefeatedD3NSWNew England


Legend:
"D1" = First Division, "D2" = Second Division, "D3" = Third Division.
"CUP" = Defending holders, "FIN" = Previous season finalist, "SF" = Previous season semi finalists, "QF" = Previous season quarter finalists, "R16" = Previous season Round of 16.

AFFL Cup NSW Qualifying, 1938 Season
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THIRD ROUND
D1NSWHastings-ClarencedefeatedD1NSWGoulburn & MonaroQF
D1NSWCrows NestdefeatedD1NSWAshfield
D1NSWIllawarradefeatedD2NSWBathurst
D3NSWNew EnglanddefeatedD2NSWBotanyR16
D2NSWBarrierdefeatedD3NSWWarringahR16
D2NSWRozelledefeatedD3NSWGlebe

SECOND ROUND
D1NSWAshfielddefeatedD2NSWSurry Hills
D1NSWCrows NestdefeatedD2NSWRichmond-Tweed
D1NSWHastings-ClarencedefeatedD2NSWCentral & Western Districts
D1NSWGoulburn & MonaroQFdefeatedD3NSWNewcastle
D1NSWIllawarradefeatedD3NSWAlbury & Wagga Wagga
D3NSWNew EnglanddefeatedD2NSWWoollahraSF
D3NSWWarringahR16defeatedD2NSWAlexandria
D2NSWBathurstdefeatedD2NSWHunter
D2NSWBotanyR16defeatedD3NSWHawkesbury
D2NSWBarrierdefeatedD3NSWRiverinaR16
D2NSWRozelledefeatedD3NSWFive Dock
D3NSWGlebedefeatedD3NSWMarrickville

FIRST ROUND
D3NSWRiverinaR16defeatedD3NSWOrange
D3NSWNewcastledefeatedD3NSWParramattaR16
D3NSWHawkesburydefeatedD3NSWRockdale
D3NSWNew EnglanddefeatedD3NSWGranville


Legend:
"D1" = First Division, "D2" = Second Division, "D3" = Third Division.
"CUP" = Defending holders, "FIN" = Previous season finalist, "SF" = Previous season semi finalists, "QF" = Previous season quarter finalists, "R16" = Previous season Round of 16.

AFFL Cup VIC Qualifying, 1938 Season
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THIRD ROUND
D1VICCorangamiteQFdefeatedD1VICDandenongR16
D1VICAbbotsforddefeatedD1VICKew
D1VICGippslandSFdefeatedD3VICWimmera
D2VICJolimontdefeatedD2VICCorio

SECOND ROUND
D1VICGippslandSFdefeatedD1VICSouth YarraCUP
D1VICDandenongR16defeatedD1VICMaribyrnong
D1VICCorangamiteQFdefeatedD2VICNorthcote
D1VICKewdefeatedD2VICSouthern Murray
D1VICAbbotsforddefeatedD2VICBalaclava
D2VICJolimontdefeatedD3VICWestern Districts
D2VICCoriodefeatedD3VICBallarat
D3VICWimmeradefeatedD3VICOakleigh

FIRST ROUND
D3VICOakleighdefeatedD2VICMelbourne Ports
D3VICWimmeradefeatedD2VICRoyal Park
D3VICWestern DistrictsdefeatedD3VICBlackburn
D3VICBallaratdefeatedD3VICBendigo


Legend:
"D1" = First Division, "D2" = Second Division, "D3" = Third Division.
"CUP" = Defending holders, "FIN" = Previous season finalist, "SF" = Previous season semi finalists, "QF" = Previous season quarter finalists, "R16" = Previous season Round of 16.

AFFL Cup QLD Qualifying, 1938 Season
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THIRD ROUND
D1QLDWide BayFINdefeatedD2QLDDarling DownsQF
D2QLDWoolloongabbadefeatedD2QLDFar North Districts

SECOND ROUND
D1QLDWide BayFINdefeatedD2QLDCapricornia
D2QLDWoolloongabbadefeatedD2QLDFortitude
D2QLDDarling DownsQFdefeatedD3QLDMaranoa
D2QLDFar North DistrictsdefeatedD3QLDMoreton

FIRST ROUND
D3QLDMoretondefeatedD3QLDTownsville
D3QLDMaranoadefeatedD3QLDNundah


Legend:
"D1" = First Division, "D2" = Second Division, "D3" = Third Division.
"CUP" = Defending holders, "FIN" = Previous season finalist, "SF" = Previous season semi finalists, "QF" = Previous season quarter finalists, "R16" = Previous season Round of 16.

AFFL Cup SA-NT Qualifying, 1938 Season
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SECOND ROUND
D2SAProspectR16defeatedD2SAYorke
D2SAUnleyR16defeatedD3NTTerritorians

FIRST ROUND
D2SAUnleyR16defeatedD2SAHindmarsh
D2SAProspectR16defeatedD3SASouth-East Districts
D3NTTerritoriansdefeatedD3SASpencer Ports


Legend:
"D1" = First Division, "D2" = Second Division, "D3" = Third Division.
"CUP" = Defending holders, "FIN" = Previous season finalist, "SF" = Previous season semi finalists, "QF" = Previous season quarter finalists, "R16" = Previous season Round of 16.

AFFL Cup TAS Qualifying, 1938 Season
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THIRD ROUND
D2TASHobartdefeatedD1TASLauncestonR16

SECOND ROUND
D1TASLauncestonR16defeatedD2TASMersey
D2TASHobartdefeatedD3TASDerwent

FIRST ROUND
D3TASDerwentdefeatedD3TASNorth-West Districts


Legend:
"D1" = First Division, "D2" = Second Division, "D3" = Third Division.
"CUP" = Defending holders, "FIN" = Previous season finalist, "SF" = Previous season semi finalists, "QF" = Previous season quarter finalists, "R16" = Previous season Round of 16.

AFFL Cup History, 1938 Season
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MOST SUCCESSFUL AFFL CUP TEAMS OF ALL TIME
Semi Finals
NSWAshfield 14
VICSouth Yarra 8
VICNorthcote 8
VICMaribyrnong 7
QLDWide Bay 7
NSWCentral & Western Dist. 6
VICAbbotsford 6
SAProspect 6
Fremantle 6
NSWCrows Nest 6

Quarter Finals
NSWAshfield 18
QLDWide Bay 17
VICSouth Yarra 13
VICNorthcote 13
VICAbbotsford 11
SAProspect 10
VICMaribyrnong 10
TASHobart 10
NSWCrows Nest 10
NSWCentral & Western Dist. 9

Legend:
Total number of appearances including wins and losses, current season appearances in bold.
MOST RECENT CUP PROGRESS TO THE ROUND OF 16
New South Wales
Team Est Rd 16 Prev
NSWAshfield51901 231935
NSWCrows Nest1901 161936
NSWSurry Hills11901 141933
NSWGlebe21901 141935
NSWBarrier1901 141934
NSWRozelle1901 131927
NSWCentral & Western Districts31901 121936
NSWGoulburn & Monaro1901 111937
NSWWoollahra11901 101937
NSWNewcastle11901 91932
NSWParramatta1901 91937
NSWIllawarra11901 91936
NSWHastings-Clarence1901 81936
NSWBathurst11901 71932
NSWBotany1901 71937
NSWRichmond-Tweed1901 51934
NSWHunter1901 51935
NSWRockdale1901 41932
NSWAlexandria1906 41936
NSWAlbury & Wagga Wagga1901* 21904
NSWFive Dock1922 21936
NSWNew England1901 21924
NSWGranville1906 11916
NSWOrange1901 11920
NSWWarringah1922 11937
NSWRiverina1901 11937
NSWHawkesbury1934 ----
NSWMarrickville1922 ----
(Inactive)
Team End Rd 16 Prev
NSWUpper Hunter1933 21928
NSWEden-Monaro1921 11920
NSWDubbo1921 ----
NSWDarling1912 ----
NSWWagga Wagga1905 ----

South Australia
Team Est Rd 16 Prev
SAProspect31901 272
SASouth-East Districts1901 171933
SAUnley1901 143
SAYorke1901 41935
SAHindmarsh1901 41936
SASpencer Ports1901 11908
NTTerritorians1922 11935
(Inactive)
Team End Rd 16 Prev
SAAngas1933 81922

Tasmania
Team Est Rd 16 Prev
TASHobart11901 211934
TASMersey1901 91936
TASLaunceston1901 51937
TASDerwent1901 31930
TASNorth-West Districts1901 ----

Victoria
Team Est Rd 16 Prev
VICJolimont21901 191936
VICSouth Yarra41901 171937
VICAbbotsford31901 151934
VICNorthcote21901 141929
VICRoyal Park11901 141933
VICMaribyrnong21906 131936
VICBalaclava1901 121935
VICKew11901 111936
VICGippsland1901 112
VICCorio1901 91931
VICWimmera1901 61933
VICBallarat1901 51917
VICDandenong11901 51937
VICWestern Districts1901 41913
VICBendigo1901 31910
VICMelbourne Ports1901 31924
VICCorangamite1901 32
VICSouthern Murray1901* 21919
VICOakleigh1913 ----
VICBlackburn1937 ----
(Inactive)
Team End Rd 16 Prev
VICEchuca1936 41927
VICMaryborough & Castlemaine1912 31909
VICGrampians1921 ----
VICYarra Valley1912 ----
VICBenalla1905 ----
VICCastlemaine1905 ----

Queensland
Team Est Rd 16 Prev
QLDFortitude11901 191935
QLDWide Bay1901 195
QLDMaranoa1901 91930
QLDDarling Downs1901 81937
QLDCapricornia1901 71933
QLDWoolloongabba1901 61916
QLDFar North Districts1901* 31912
QLDMoreton1901 21921
QLDTownsville1934 ----
QLDNundah1913 ----
(Inactive)
Team End Rd 16 Prev
QLDCarpentaria1933 31926

Western Australia
Team Est Rd 16 Prev
Perth11901 141926
Fremantle11901 111935
South-West Districts1901 113
Goldfields1901* 21931
Wheatbelt1913 ----
(Inactive)
Team End Rd 16 Prev
Coolgardie1912 ----

Legend:
= Number of Cup titles, "Est" = Year established (* denotes a merger has subsequently taken place), "Rd 16" = Number of times reaching the Round of 16 (current season in bold), "Prev" = Season in which the previous Round of 16 appearance was made (excluding the current season).