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Anthony Albanese backs AFL expansion into Tasmania and ‘hopes’ state will get 19th team

Anthony Albanese backs AFL expansion into Tasmania and ‘hopes’ state will get 19th team… but footy supremo Gillon McLachlan insists building a new stadium remains essential for the bid to succeed

  • Tasmania has submitted a bid to secure the AFL’s 19th licence
  • Anthony Albanese hopeful Apple Isle will become permanent home to AFL team
  • Hawthorn, North Melbourne and St Kilda have all played in Tasmania since 2001
  • AFL CEO Gillon McLachlan said ‘nothing has changed’ on the bid
  • Tasmania believes building a new stadium could cost up to $750million  

The prime minister has backed the AFL‘s proposed expansion into Tasmania, saying he was hopeful the state will be awarded the game’s 19th licence.

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