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, 1940 Season
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FINAL
D1QLDWide BayQFdef.D1VICSouthern Murray

SEMI FINALS
D1VICSouthern Murraydef.D1South-West Districts
D1QLDWide BayQFdef.D2SAHindmarsh

QUARTER FINALS
D1QLDWide BayQFdef.D1NSWAshfieldR16
D1VICSouthern Murraydef.D1VICKew
D1South-West Districtsdef.D2SAProspect
D2SAHindmarshdef.D2NSWHastings-Clarence

ROUND OF 16
D2SAProspectdef.D1NSWCrows NestSF
D2SAHindmarshdef.D1NSWCentral & Western DistrictsR16
D1QLDWide BayQFdef.D1VICGippslandCUP
D1VICKewdef.D1NSWSurry Hills
D1South-West Districtsdef.D2VICAbbotsford
D1VICSouthern Murraydef.D2TASHobart
D1NSWAshfieldR16def.D3NSWMarrickvilleR16
D2NSWHastings-Clarencedef.D2QLDCapricornia


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, 1940 Season
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THIRD ROUND
D1NSWCrows NestSFdef.D1NSWIllawarraSF
D1NSWAshfieldR16def.D2NSWWoollahra
D1NSWCentral & Western DistrictsR16def.D2NSWBarrier
D1NSWSurry Hillsdef.D2NSWRozelle
D3NSWMarrickvilleR16def.D2NSWBathurst
D2NSWHastings-Clarencedef.D3NSWHawkesbury

SECOND ROUND
D1NSWCentral & Western DistrictsR16def.D1NSWGoulburn & Monaro
D1NSWIllawarraSFdef.D2NSWAlbury & Wagga Wagga
D1NSWCrows NestSFdef.D3NSWFive Dock
D1NSWAshfieldR16def.D3NSWParramatta
D1NSWSurry Hillsdef.D3NSWRiverina
D2NSWHastings-Clarencedef.D2NSWRichmond-TweedQF
D2NSWWoollahradef.D2NSWAlexandria
D2NSWBarrierdef.D2NSWBotany
D2NSWBathurstdef.D2NSWRockdale
D2NSWRozelledef.D3NSWNew England
D3NSWHawkesburydef.D3NSWHunter
D3NSWMarrickvilleR16def.D3NSWGranville

FIRST ROUND
D3NSWGranvilledef.D3NSWOrange
D3NSWNew Englanddef.D3NSWGlebe
D3NSWParramattadef.D3NSWWarringah
D3NSWHawkesburydef.D3NSWNewcastle


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, 1940 Season
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THIRD ROUND
D1VICGippslandCUPdef.D1VICSouth Yarra
D1VICKewdef.D1VICBalaclava
D1VICSouthern Murraydef.D2VICNorthcote
D2VICAbbotsforddef.D2VICMelbourne Ports

SECOND ROUND
D2VICNorthcotedef.D1VICMaribyrnongQF
D1VICSouthern Murraydef.D1VICCorangamiteR16
D1VICGippslandCUPdef.D2VICJolimontR16
D1VICKewdef.D2VICCorio
D1VICSouth Yarradef.D3VICBendigo
D1VICBalaclavadef.D3VICOakleigh
D2VICAbbotsforddef.D2VICRoyal Park
D2VICMelbourne Portsdef.D2VICDandenong

FIRST ROUND
D2VICDandenongdef.D3VICBlackburn
D2VICMelbourne Portsdef.D3VICBallarat
D3VICBendigodef.D3VICWimmera
D3VICOakleighdef.D3VICWestern 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 QLD Qualifying, 1940 Season
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THIRD ROUND
D1QLDWide BayQFdef.D2QLDWoolloongabba
D2QLDCapricorniadef.D2QLDFar North DistrictsR16

SECOND ROUND
D1QLDWide BayQFdef.D3QLDFortitude
D2QLDFar North DistrictsR16def.D2QLDTownsville
D2QLDCapricorniadef.D2QLDDarling Downs
D2QLDWoolloongabbadef.D3QLDMaranoa

FIRST ROUND
D3QLDMaranoadef.D3QLDNundah
D3QLDFortitudedef.D3QLDMoreton


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, 1940 Season
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SECOND ROUND
D2SAProspectdef.D2SAYorkeQF
D2SAHindmarshdef.D3SASpencer Ports

FIRST ROUND
D2SAProspectdef.D3NTTerritorians
D2SAHindmarshdef.D3SASouth-East Districts
D3SASpencer Portsdef.D3SAUnleyR16


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, 1940 Season
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THIRD ROUND
D2TASHobartdef.D2TASLaunceston

SECOND ROUND
D2TASHobartdef.D2TASMerseyFIN
D2TASLauncestondef.D3TASDerwent

FIRST ROUND
D3TASDerwentdef.D3TASNorth-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, 1940 Season
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MOST SUCCESSFUL AFFL CUP TEAMS OF ALL TIME
Semi Finals
NSWAshfield 14
VICSouth Yarra 8
VICNorthcote 8
QLDWide Bay 8
VICMaribyrnong 7
NSWCrows Nest 7
NSWCentral & Western Dist. 6
VICAbbotsford 6
SAProspect 6
Fremantle 6

Quarter Finals
NSWAshfield 19
QLDWide Bay 19
VICSouth Yarra 13
VICNorthcote 13
VICAbbotsford 11
SAProspect 11
NSWCrows Nest 11
VICMaribyrnong 11
TASHobart 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 252
NSWCrows Nest1901 183
NSWSurry Hills11901 151933
NSWGlebe21901 141935
NSWBarrier1901 141938
NSWCentral & Western Districts31901 142
NSWRozelle1901 131938
NSWGoulburn & Monaro1901 111937
NSWWoollahra11901 101937
NSWIllawarra11901 101939
NSWNewcastle11901 91932
NSWParramatta1901 91937
NSWHastings-Clarence1901 91938
NSWBathurst11901 71932
NSWBotany1901 71937
NSWRichmond-Tweed1901 61939
NSWHunter1901 51935
NSWRockdale1901 41932
NSWAlexandria1906 41936
NSWAlbury & Wagga Wagga1901* 21904
NSWFive Dock1922 21936
NSWNew England1901 21938
NSWMarrickville1922 22
NSWGranville1906 11916
NSWOrange1901 11920
NSWWarringah1922 11937
NSWRiverina1901 11937
NSWHawkesbury1934 ----
(Inactive)
Team End Rd 16 Prev
NSWUpper Hunter1933 21928
NSWEden-Monaro1921 11920
NSWDubbo1921 ----
NSWDarling1912 ----
NSWWagga Wagga1905 ----

South Australia
Team Est Rd 16 Prev
SAProspect31901 281938
SASouth-East Districts1901 171933
SAUnley1901 151939
SAYorke1901 51939
SAHindmarsh1901 51936
SASpencer Ports1901 11908
NTTerritorians1922 11935
(Inactive)
Team End Rd 16 Prev
SAAngas1933 81922

Tasmania
Team Est Rd 16 Prev
TASHobart11901 221938
TASMersey1901 101939
TASLaunceston1901 51937
TASDerwent1901 31930
TASNorth-West Districts1901 ----

Victoria
Team Est Rd 16 Prev
VICJolimont21901 201939
VICSouth Yarra41901 171937
VICAbbotsford31901 161938
VICNorthcote21901 141929
VICRoyal Park11901 141933
VICMaribyrnong21906 141939
VICGippsland11901 134
VICBalaclava1901 121935
VICKew11901 121936
VICCorio1901 91931
VICWimmera1901 61933
VICBallarat1901 51917
VICDandenong11901 51937
VICWestern Districts1901 41913
VICCorangamite1901 41939
VICBendigo1901 31910
VICMelbourne Ports1901 31924
VICSouthern Murray1901* 31919
VICOakleigh1913 ----
VICBlackburn1937 ----
(Inactive)
Team End Rd 16 Prev
VICEchuca1936 41927
VICMaryborough & Castlemaine1912 31909
VICGrampians1921 ----
VICYarra Valley1912 ----
VICBenalla1905 ----
VICCastlemaine1905 ----

Queensland
Team Est Rd 16 Prev
QLDWide Bay11901 217
QLDFortitude11901 191935
QLDMaranoa1901 91930
QLDDarling Downs1901 81937
QLDCapricornia1901 81933
QLDWoolloongabba1901 61938
QLDFar North Districts1901* 41939
QLDMoreton1901 21921
QLDTownsville1934 ----
QLDNundah1913 ----
(Inactive)
Team End Rd 16 Prev
QLDCarpentaria1933 31926

Western Australia
Team Est Rd 16 Prev
Perth11901 141926
South-West Districts1901 121938
Fremantle11901 111935
Goldfields1901* 21931
Wheatbelt1913 11939
(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).