Gatorade to Sponsor Desert Bowl VII

America's favorite sports drink jumps on board for the Championships

Buffalo Wild Wings Player of the Game

Each week we recognize an outstanding performance from our athletes.

Official Healthcare Partner of the EAFL

Keeping you safe and getting you back into the game.

October Newsletter

IN THIS NEWSLETTER:  Key Dates, Equipment & Fees, Medical Update, Falcons News, Getting Involved, Sponsorship Opportunities.

Official Healthcare Partner of the EAFL

Keeping you safe and getting you back into the game.

2018-19 Schedule of Events

Check here for key dates for the 2018-19 football season.

6th Annual EAFL Player Awards

The 6TH Annual EAFL Player Awards celebrates achievements on and off the field. See the nominees and purchase tickets here. 

Al Ain Desert Foxes strive for more after notching another win

If it wasn’t clear before, it is now: expectations for the Al Ain Desert Foxes have been drastically raised and coach Johnny Sharp intends on meeting them.

Dubai Stallions' attack takes aim at stout Al Ain Desert Foxes defence

After just one game, the Dubai Stallions offence already appears well ahead of schedule

Dubai Barracudas show sharp bite in Zavier Cobb's coaching debut

Zavier Cobb’s coaching debut offered a promising glimpse into what the Dubai Barracudas could be this season.

Zavier Cobb and Patrick Campos inject new life into Barracudas and Stallions

Two new, but familiar faces will be patrolling the sidelines for the Dubai Barracudas and Dubai Stallions this season.

Al Ain Desert Foxes coach Johnny Sharp has warning for EAFL foes

Johnny Sharp has never been one to play it modest and as his Al Ain Desert Foxes get ready to begin their title defence, the head coach is issuing a warning to the rest of the league. 

“Body bags. It’s going to be bad.”

EAFL Falcons meet Kiev Patriots in first battle on international this season

After wins over the Almaty Titans and Jeddah in April, the EAFL Falcons head to Ukraine for their first crack against the Kiev Patriots.

Jeddah American Football developing one game at a time

Despite falling to the EAFL Falcons 42-0 on their trip to the UAE, the Jeddah American Football Team are slowly building a foundation for the sport in the Kingdom.

EAFL Falcons fly high over Jeddah

The EAFL's best shined bright in the first of two international clashes in Dubai this weekend, beating Saudi Arabia's finest 42-0.

EAFL Falcons host Almaty Titans and Jeddah in UAE double-header

The EAFL's All-star squad take on the two international sides this weekend at The Sevens and Zayed Sports City.

Wildcats maintain unbeaten run in EAFL

The capital giants pounced on the Desert Foxes to maintain their perfect start to the Emirates American Football League season

Champions hope to outsmart Desert Foxes

Defending champion Dubai Barracudas have a repair job on their hands against Al Ain Desert Foxes when the EAFL restarts Friday, according to coach Kyle Jordan.

EAFL Youth Draft Results

Check here to see what team has picked you in the EAFL Youth Draft

Dutch Courage


Falcons Men vs Serbian University All-Stars


Player Pathway (NCAA)

We support our student athletes. Starting in September 2016 the EAFL is offering info sessions, access to resources, and programming dedicated to helping our athletes achieve their dream of playing college football.




Sept 13  

Dubai Sports City,

Rugby Park Building, 3rd floor 


Abu Dhabi - Sept 14 


The EAFL is now offering cheerleading through our partner, the Emirates Cheerleading Association.


Anthony Daniels Bids Farewell to EAFL

Anthony Daniels is bidding farewell to the Emirates American Football League as the Desert Bowl-winning head coach is stepping away from the Dubai Stallions.

Falcons Build Bridges Through Football

A trip that has been two years in the making will finally become a reality next week when the EAFL Falcons travel to Hyderabad to play Team India.

Falcons Successful in Kazakhstan

EAFL Falcons 15 - Almaty Titans 13 - FINAL

Falcons Fly to Kazakhstan

The EAFL Falcons set for a rematch with the Almaty Titans on June 3rd.

Tulysse Grabs Top Prize. Norrey has a Night to Remember

Vivaldi Tulysse, star of the capital’s team, claimed the prestigious honour for the second time in his career, edging the Dubai Barracudas’ Luke Norrey at the fourth annual EAFL Player Awards on Friday at the Els Club.

Falcons Display Their Class in Sri Lanka

EAFL Falcons flashed their star power against the Colombo Lions - Sport360

Best of EAFL combine in Sri Lanka

The best of the Emirates American Football League will take to the field together on Saturday when the UAE Falcons meet the Colombo Lions in Sri Lanka.

Barracudas Avenge Desert Bowl Defeat

The Barracudas regained control of their Dubai rivalry with the Stallions, finally erasing the bad taste in their mouth which had lingered since their Desert Bowl defeat.

Barracudas Keen to avenge Desert Bowl Defeat

Barracudas get another shot to avenge their Desert Bowl defeat Dubai rivalry renews this weekend

Abu Dhabi Wildcats Coach Tony Robinson Questions the Winning Menality of His Struggling side

Abu Dhabi Wildcats coach Tony Robinson believes his side don’t “understand what it takes to be a winning team” as they enter a matchup with the defending EAFL champions.

Dubai Stallions crush Al Ain Desert Foxes in unusual EAFL fixture

Playing nine-on-nine didn’t faze the Dubai Stallions as they trampled over the Al Ain Desert Foxes in unusual circumstances.

Dubai Barracudas hammer Abu Dhabi Wildcats in one-sided EAFL clash

The rematch of the season opener once again featured an Abu Dhabi Wildcats team at less than full strength with the absence of playmaker Vivaldi Tulysse for a second time, but the Dubai Barracudas’ Luke Norrey stole the show.

Anthony Daniels frustrated as winter break puts the freeze on Dubai Stallions’ season

Dubai Stallions coach Anthony Daniels is candid when describing the effect the winter break had on his team. Following a lone appearance on the field, the Stallions joined the rest of the EAFL squads in a month-long lay-off the spanned the majority of December and the first two weeks of January. (SPORT360)

EAFL Falcons Make an Impact at Pop Warner Super Bowl as Teams Take Note of UAE Scene

The Emirates American Football League (EAFL) Falcons didn’t return home from the Pop Warner Super Bowl having claimed the top spot, but they did leave quite an impression on their fellow international competition.

Abu Dhabi Wildcats cruise past Al Ain Foxes

The first full weekend of the Emirates American Football League (EAFL) regular season kicked off on Friday afternoon at The Sevens in Dubai with all four league teams in action.

EAFL Falcons U15 and U13 teams to test their mettle in Warner Super Bowl

The Emirates American Football League (EAFL) Falcons are in the United States to compete in the pop Warner Super Bowl for a second straight year, but expectations are higher this time around.

EAFL Falcons touchdown in USA to compete in Super Bowl

Emirates American Football League (EAFL) Falcons head coach Patrick Campos says it is “a dream come true” for his players to compete in the 59th annual Pop Warner Super Bowl in Orlando, USA.

Dubai Barracudas' defensive effort provides platform for 15-0 win over Abu Dhabi Wildcats

Neither the Dubai Barracudas nor the Abu Dhabi Wildcats looked like the finished article in the Emirates American Football League (EAFL) season opener.

Turkey Bowl Season Opener

EAFL season kicks off on Nov 27th with Turkey Bowl at Dubai Sports City

Thanksgiving Turkey Grab

Get your frozen USA turkey from the EAFL with proceeds going to the football clubs. 

More International games expected for the EAFL Falcons

Dustin Cherniawski says the Emirates American Football League is destined for success after hosting its inaugural Arabian Gridiron Invitational in the UAE.