The 2022 Toyota AFL grand final 2022 will kick off at 2:30 pm AEST on Saturday 24 September 2022. Australian Football League Grand Finals are the biggest sporting event of the year. 35 million people are expected to watch the AFL Grand Final worldwide. We’re crossing our fingers that lockdowns will be a thing of the past. On September 23, the AFL Grand Final Friday, it’s Aussie Madness as a nation of footy fans get ready to celebrate its most popular sporting event! On the last Friday of the month, a spectacular parade in Melbourne kicks off the Australian Football League Final the next day. During a public holiday in Victoria, the parade attracts a large crowd. It is common to see players, mascots, marching bands, and other entertainers lined up along the streets. Australia is doing it big!
WHEN IS THE AFL GRAND FINAL?
There will be a bye in the pre-finals series, which will return for 2022, before the start of the AFL finals series on Thursday, September 1. As a result, the 2022 AFL Grand Final will take place on Saturday, September 24, at the MCG. This will be the first time the Grand Final has been held at the MCG since 2019.
HOW THE AFL FINALS SYSTEM WORKS
The two teams that win the two qualifying finals will host the two preliminary finals, while two teams will be eliminated each week until the Grand Final. After the First Qualifying Final (Geelong v Collingwood), the winner of the First Elimination Final (Fremantle v Western Bulldogs) will host the loser of the First Semi-Final (Geelong v Collingwood). In the second semi-final, the loser of the second qualifying final (Melbourne v Sydney) is scheduled to play the winner of the second elimination final (Brisbane v Richmond).
In the Secon Preliminary Final, the winner of the Second Qualifying Final (Melbourne v Sydney) will host the winner of the First Semi-Final (Geelong Cats / Collingwood v Fremantle / Western Bulldogs). AFL Grand Final 2022 will feature the winners of the two preliminary finals.
2022 AFL GRAND FINAL PACKAGES
Experience history in 2022 as Australia’s largest sporting event takes place in Melbourne. It is the one day of the year when history is made, legends are created, and heroes become immortal. With one of our premium packages, you will be able to experience every moment of the 2022 Toyota AFL Grand Final at the MCG on Saturday, 24 September. Taking your place at this historic event in 2022 with guaranteed reserved seating at the Toyota AFL Grand Final and exclusive access to AFL events and experiences, you will be able to say “I was there”.
Who will win the 2021 Grand Final AFL?
AFL is one of the most popular sports in Australia, with a large following around the world. Every year, at the end of September and beginning of October, a Grand Final is played to decide the winner of AFL’s premiership. The 2021 Grand Final will be played on the 28th of October and several favorites could take home the title.
Team Adelaide is one of those teams considered to be a favorite as they are reigning premiers and have made it to four out of seven consecutive grand finals. West Coast Eagles are another team that has a strong chance at taking home glory this year with their recent success in the interstate finals. Geelong Cats are also considered to be a favorite as they have had an undefeated season so far and haven’t lost since 2011. This means that
AFL Grand Final Parade
The 23rd of September 2022 at noon. A public holiday has been declared for the Friday before Grand Final Day. We invite you to attend this year’s Grand Final to watch the two teams compete. It is located outside the Old Treasury Building on Spring Street. It travels south along Spring Street, turns left into Wellington Parade, turns right into Wellington Parade south, and enters Gate 3, Yarra Park. Afterward, the route will continue through Yarra Park to the Toyota AFL Grand Final Live Site.
AFL 2022 FINALS FIXTURE – WEEK 1
On Thursday, September 1, at 7:20 p.m. at the Gabba
The MCG will be open on Friday, September 2, at 7:50 p.m.
The MCG will be open at 4:35 pm on Saturday, September 3
On Saturday, September 3, at 8:10 p.m. at Optus Stadium.
AFL 2022 FINALS FIXTURE – WEEK 2
The game is September 9-10 – Details will be announced after Week 1
MCG/SCG, day/time to be decided (probably Friday, September 9)
MCG, date, and time TBC (probably Saturday, September 10)
AFL 2022 FINALS FIXTURE – WEEK 3
Taking place September 16-17 – Details to come after Week 1 of finals.
First Preliminary Final: In the semi-finals, the winner of (Geelong Cats v Collingwood) will play (Melbourne/Sydney Swans v Brisbane Lions/Richmond)
The day and time of the MCG are TBC (likely Friday, September 16).
Second Preliminary Final: (Melbourne v Sydney Swans winner) v (Geelong Cats/Collingwood v Fremantle/Western Bulldogs semi-finalists)
The finals until the Grand Final will be broadcast live and without commercial interruption on Fox Footy, and will also be streamed live on Kayo Sports.
How much are AFL Grand Final tickets?
Tickets for week one of the 2022 Toyota AFL Finals Series will go on sale on Tuesday, August 23, with games taking place in Brisbane, Melbourne, and Perth. Members of the AFL and clubs have priority access to tickets before the remainder are made available to the general public. Following the announcement of a price freeze at 2019 rates, tickets for week one are available for $35.