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List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players

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List of famous australian rules football players, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top australian rules football players in the world? This includes the most prominent australian rules football players, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable australian rules football players is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic australian rules football players were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned australian rules football players.

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From reputable, prominent, and well known australian rules football players to the lesser known australian rules football players of today, these are some of the best professionals in the australian rules football player field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous australian rules football players ever?" and "What are the names of famous australian rules football players?" then you're in the right place. (852 items)
Israel Folau is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Israel Folau (Tongan: Isileli Folau; born 3 April 1989) is an Australian former professional rugby union player who most recently played for the New South Wales Waratahs in Super Rugby. He has ...more
James Kelly is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
James Kelly (born 29 December 1983) is a former professional Australian rules footballer who played for the Geelong Football Club and Essendon Football Club in the Australian Football League
Tom Lonergan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Tom Lonergan (born 17 May 1984) is a former professional Australian rules footballer who played for the Geelong Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL).
Campbell Brown is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Campbell Brown (born 28 August 1983) is an Australian rules footballer who played for the Hawthorn Football Club and the Gold Coast Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL) and the ...more
Elliott Kavanagh is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Elliott Kavanagh
Elliott Kavanagh is a professional Australian rules football player at the Essendon Football Club in the Australian Football League. He was recruited by the club in the 2011 National Draft, with ...more
Jason Johannisen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Jason Johannisen
Jason Johannisen is a professional Australian rules football player at the Western Bulldogs in the Australian Football League.
Brad Green is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Brad Green
Brad Green (born 13 March 1981) is a former Australian rules football player and current North Melbourne development coach. He played for 13 seasons with Melbourne Football Club in the ...more
Ahmed Saad is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Ahmed Saad
Ahmed Saad is a professional Australian rules football player for the St Kilda Football Club in the Australian Football League. He was delisted in 2013 after receiving an 18 month suspension for ...more
Bachar Houli is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Bachar Houli (Arabic: بشار حولي‎, born 12 May 1988) is an Australian rules footballer for Richmond in the Australian Football League (AFL). Houli plays as a midfielder. He is the second devout ...more
Sebastian Ross is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Sebastian Ross
Sebastian "Seb" Ross is a professional Australian rules football player at the St Kilda Football Club in the Australian Football League. He is the cousin of Jobe Watson and nephew of ...more
Jackson Allen is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Jackson Allen
Jackson Allen is an Australian rules football player.
James Hird is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
James Albert Hird (born 4 February 1973) is a former professional Australian rules football player and the former senior coach of the Essendon Football Club in the Australian Football League ...more
Adam Goodes is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Adam Roy Goodes (born 8 January 1980) is a former professional Australian rules footballer who played for the Sydney Swans in the Australian Football League (AFL). Goodes holds an elite place in ...more
Lance Franklin is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Lance Franklin (born 30 January 1987), also known as Buddy Franklin, is a professional Australian rules footballer playing for the Sydney Swans in the Australian Football League (AFL). He ...more
Adam Selwood is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Adam Selwood
Adam Murray Selwood (born 1 May 1984) is a former Australian rules footballer who played for the West Coast Eagles in the Australian Football League (AFL). Originally from Bendigo, Victoria, ...more
Matt Rendell is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Matt Rendell
Matthew Rendell (born 18 April 1959 in South Australia) is a South Australian born Australian rules footballer who played in the Australian Football League and South Australian National Football ...more
Sam Gilbert is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Sam Gilbert
Samuel Gilbert (born 19 August 1986) is a former professional Australian rules footballer who played for the St Kilda Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL).
Chad Wingard is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Chad Wingard
Chad Wingard is an Australian rules footballer currently playing for the Port Adelaide Football Club in the Australian Football League. He was drafted to Port Adelaide with the sixth selection ...more
Andrew Demetriou is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Andrew Demetriou
Andrew Demetriou (born 14 April 1961) is an Australian businessman, sports administrator, and former Australian rules football player who was chief executive officer (CEO) of the Australian ...more
Sam Michael is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Sam Michael
Sam Michael is an Australian rules football player.
Luke McPharlin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Luke McPharlin
Luke McPharlin (born 1 December 1981) is a former professional Australian rules footballer who played in the Australian Football League (AFL) for the Fremantle Football Club between 2002 and ...more
Murray Newman is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Murray Newman
Murray Newman is an Australian rules footballer, currently listed with the West Coast Eagles in the Australian Football League. From Perth, Western Australia, he played with the Swan Districts ...more
Brent Harvey is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Brent Harvey (born 14 May 1978), often known by his nickname "Boomer", is a former Australian rules footballer who played for the North Melbourne Football Club in the Australian ...more
Ryan Neates is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Ryan Neates
Ryan Neates is an Australian rules footballer currently listed with the Claremont Football Club in the West Australian Football League, having previously played with the West Coast Eagles in the ...more
Jacob Brennan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Jacob Brennan
Jacob Brennan is an Australian rules footballer who previously played for the West Coast Eagles in the Australian Football League. The son of Michael Brennan, Brennan was drafted at the 2010 ...more