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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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Israel Folau is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Israel Folau is an Australian professional rugby union footballer with the NSW Waratahs in Super Rugby. Folau previously played rugby league for the Melbourne Storm in the National Rugby League ...more

James Kelly is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
James Kelly is an Australian rules footballer for the Geelong 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 is an Australian rules footballer for the Geelong Football Club in the Australian Football League.

Campbell Brown is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Campbell Brown is an Australian rules footballer who played for the Hawthorn Football Club and the Gold Coast Football Club in the Australian Football League. He was a member of Hawthorn's 2008 ...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 is an actor.

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 is an Australian rules footballer for Richmond in the Australian Football League. Houli plays as a midfielder. He is the second devout Muslim to play in the AFL.

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 is a retired professional Australian rules football player and the current senior coach of the Essendon Football Club in the Australian Football League. Hird played as a ...more

Adam Goodes is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Adam Goodes is a professional Australian rules football player with the Sydney Swans in the Australian Football League. Goodes holds an elite place in AFL/VFL history as a dual Brownlow ...more

Lance Franklin is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Lance "Buddy" Franklin is a professional Australian rules footballer. Franklin plays for the Sydney Swans in the Australian Football League. He played for the Hawthorn Football Club ...more

Adam Selwood is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Adam Selwood Adam Murray Selwood is a former Australian rules footballer who played for the West Coast Eagles in the Australian Football League. Originally from Bendigo, Victoria, Selwood played under-18 ...more

Matt Rendell is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Matt Rendell Matthew Rendell is a South Australian born Australian rules footballer who played in the Australian Football League and South Australian National Football League. Rendell, standing at 200 cm, ...more

Sam Gilbert is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Sam Gilbert Sam Gilbert is a professional Australian rules footballer for the St Kilda Football Club in the Australian Football League.

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 is an Australian businessman, sports administrator, and former Australian rules football player who was chief executive officer of the Australian Football League up to June ...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 is an Australian rules football player for the Fremantle Football Club. McPharlin was educated at Christ Church Grammar School, graduating in 1999. McPharlin is both a key back ...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 "Boomer" Harvey is an Australian rules footballer with the North Melbourne Football Club in the Australian Football League. Drafted by the Kangaroos in the third round of the ...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

Andrew Browne is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Andrew Browne Andrew Browne is an Australian rules footballer who is the current captain of the Claremont Football Club in the West Australian Football League. He formerly played for the Fremantle Football ...more

Aaron Edwards is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Aaron Edwards Aaron Edwards is an Australian rules footballer who played for West Coast, North Melbourne and Richmond Football Club in the Australian Football League. Edwards also played for Frankston in the ...more

Mike Pyke is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Mike Pyke Michael Anthony Patrick "Mike" Pyke is a Canadian dual-code football player, currently a professional Australian rules footballer with the Sydney Swans. Pyke is the first Canadian ...more

Andrew Walker is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Andrew Walker Andrew Walker is a professional Australian rules footballer playing with Carlton Football Club in the Australian Football League.

Jimmy Bartel is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
James 'Jimmy' Bartel is an Australian rules footballer for the Geelong Football Club in the Australian Football League. A utility, 1.87 m tall and weighing 86 kilograms, Bartel is able to ...more

Andrew McInnes is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Andrew McInnes Andrew McInnes is an Australian rules football player.

Daniel Hannebery is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Daniel Hannebery is an Australian rules footballer who plays for the Sydney Swans in the Australian Football League. He was drafted by the Swans in the 2008 AFL Draft, but remained in Melbourne ...more

Mitch Duncan is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Mitch Duncan Mitchell "Mitch" James Duncan is an Australian rules footballer for the Geelong Football Club in the Australian Football League. A versatile player at 1.88 metres tall and weighing 81 ...more

Chad Cornes is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Chad Studley Cornes is a retired Australian rules footballer, who played for the Port Adelaide Football Club and Greater Western Sydney in the Australian Football League. He was a member of the ...more

Kurt Tippett is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Kurt Tippett Kurt Tippett is an Australian rules footballer who currently plays for the Sydney Swans in the Australian Football League, having previously played for the Adelaide Crows from 2007 to 2012. ...more

Henry Schade is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Henry Schade Henry Schade is an Australian rules football player.

Lin Jong is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Lin Jong Lin Jong is an Australian rules football player.

Matthew Pavlich is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Matthew Pavlich is a professional Australian rules footballer who plays for the Fremantle Football Club in the Australian Football League. A versatile player, Pavlich is widely regarded as one ...more

Cale Morton is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Cale Morton Cale Morton is an Australian rules football player, recruited at pick 4 in the 2007 AFL Draft by the Melbourne Football Club. Morton is a midfield/forward with a penetrating and accurate kick as ...more

Bryce Gibbs is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Bryce Gibbs is an Australian rules footballer who plays for the Carlton Football Club in the Australian Football League from 2007.

Brendon Goddard is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Brendon Goddard is a professional Australian rules footballer, currently playing for the Essendon Football Club in the Australian Football League. He is widely regarded as one of the best ...more

Josh Green is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Josh Green Joshua Green is an Australian rules football player.

Chris Judd is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Christopher Dylan "Chris" Judd is a professional Australian rules footballer and former captain of both the Carlton Football Club and the West Coast Eagles in the Australian Football ...more

Daniel Kerr is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Daniel Kerr Daniel Matthew Kerr is a former Australian rules footballer who played his entire career with the West Coast Eagles of the Australian Football League. Kerr was recruited from East Fremantle ...more

Andrew Embley is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Andrew Embley Andrew Embley is a former Australian rules footballer who played with the West Coast Eagles in the Australian Football League. From Perth, Western Australia, Embley began his career with Swan ...more

Karmichael Hunt is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Karmichael Hunt Karmichael Neil Matthew Hunt is a New Zealand-born Australian professional football player, currently playing Rugby Union for the Queensland Reds in the Southern Hemisphere Super Rugby ...more

Ted Richards is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Ted Richards is an Australian rules footballer in the Australian Football League. He was recruited as the number 27 draft pick in the 2000 AFL Draft from Xavier College. He made his debut for ...more

George Horlin-Smith is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
George Horlin-Smith George Horlin-Smith is an Australian rules footballer for the Geelong Football Club in the Australian Football League. He went to Pembroke School in Adelaide, South Australia. Horlin-Smith was a ...more

Todd Banfield is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Todd Banfield Todd Banfield is an Australian rules football player who played in the Australian Football League. Banfield played 53 games for the Brisbane Lions between 2010 and 2013 and joined Richmond in ...more

Aaron Sandilands is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Australian Rules Football Players
Aaron Sandilands Aaron Sandilands is an Australian rules footballer currently listed with the Fremantle Football Club in the Australian Football League. Originally from Mount Barker, a small town in the Great ...more