umpiring decision in which play continues after an infringement If the team with possesion of the ball is infringed upon, rather than stop play to award the free kick, the field umpire may, instead of awarding the free kick, allow play to continue if a player of the team who receives the free kick has taken the advantage.
australian rules football national rugby league slang
australian football league The organisation which replaced the Victorian Football League in 1990 and which regulates the national Aussie Rules football competition.
The acronym AFL is an alternative name for the sport when distinguishing it from other football codes, particularly in Qld and NSW.
after the siren
a set shot for goal If a player takes a mark or is awarded a free kick shortly before the siren sounds to end a quarter, the player is allowed to take the kick after the siren.
Often, the result of this kick is of little consequence, but if the player is within range of goal, any score will count towards the final result.
the national football code The national game, also shortened to rules.