Quiz about Official AFL Anthems
Quiz about Official AFL Anthems

Official AFL Anthems Trivia Quiz


How well do you know your AFL songs? Let's find out! I'll give you a line from an AFL song and you tell me which song it is.

A multiple-choice quiz by ElusiveDream. Estimated time: 5 mins.
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Author
ElusiveDream
Time
5 mins
Type
Multiple Choice
Quiz #
344,992
Updated
Dec 03 21
# Qns
20
Difficulty
Average
Avg Score
16 / 20
Plays
328
Last 3 plays: Guest 120 (16/20), Guest 144 (18/20), Guest 122 (8/20).
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Scroll down to the bottom for the answer key.
1. Which AFL team's song contains the line: 'There's history here in the making'? Hint

Adelaide Crows
Gold Coast Suns
Port Adelaide Power
Melbourne Demons

2. In which AFL team's song would you find this line: 'If we're behind then never mind'? Hint

Richmond Tigers
Western Bulldogs
Sydney Swans
Brisbane Lions

3. Which AFL team's song would you be listening to if you heard this line: 'One for all and all for one'? Hint

West Coast Eagles
Hawthorn Hawks
Collingwood Magpies
Fremantle Dockers

4. Which AFL team's song does this line belong to: 'It's the emblem for me and for you'? Hint

Melbourne Demons
Geelong Cats
Carlton Blues
St Kilda Saints

5. Which AFL team's song contains this line: 'Lift that noble banner high'? Hint

Geelong Cats
West Coast Eagles
Essendon Bombers
Sydney Swans

6. Which AFL team's song has this line in it: 'When the saints go marching in'? Hint

Collingwood Magpies
North Melbourne Kangaroos
St Kilda Saints
Western Bulldogs

7. Which AFL team's song contains the following line: 'Beneath the blue and white we stand'? Hint

Western Bulldogs
Geelong Cats
North Melbourne Kangaroos
Carlton Blues

8. Can you identify which AFL team's song this line belong to: 'Red, white and blue'? Hint

Port Adelaide Power
Brisbane Lions
Fremantle Dockers
Western Bulldogs

9. Which AFL team's song has this line in it: 'We're courageous, stronger, faster'? Hint

Melbourne Demons
Essendon Bombers
Adelaide Crows
Richmond Tigers

10. In which AFL team's song would you find this line: 'We wear maroon, blue and gold'? Hint

Gold Coast Suns
Brisbane Lions
Sydney Swans
North Melbourne Kangaroos

11. Which AFL team's song would you be listening to if you heard this line: 'Side by side they stick together'? Hint

Fremantle Dockers
Collingwood Magpies
Carlton Blues
Essendon Bombers

12. Which AFL team's song does this line belong to: 'We're the team that never lets you down'? Hint

West Coast Eagles
Carlton Blues
Richmond Tigers
Gold Coast Suns

13. In which AFL team's song would you find this line: 'Are always striving for glory and fame'? Hint

Geelong Cats
Richmond Tigers
Essendon Bombers
Melbourne Demons

14. Which AFL team's song contains this line: 'Kings of the big game'? Hint

North Melbourne Kangaroos
West Coast Eagles
Brisbane Lions
Geelong Cats

15. Which AFL team's song has this line in it: 'Hit 'em real hard, send 'em down below'? Hint

Fremantle Dockers
Sydney Swans
Richmond Tigers
Adelaide Crows

16. Which AFL team's song contains the following line: 'We play the game as it should be played'? Hint

Western Bulldogs
Port Adelaide Power
Geelong Cats
Sydney Swans

17. Can you identify which AFL team's song this line belongs to: 'We are one in the red, gold and blue'? Hint

Carlton Blues
Gold Coast Suns
St Kilda Saints
Brisbane Lions

18. Which song does this line belong to: 'Well you work to earn a living'? Hint

One Day in September
Up There Cazaly
Holy Grail
More Than a Game

19. Which song does this line belong to: 'Well you put a lot in and you worked real hard'? Hint

More Than a Game
One Day in September
The Football Song
Holy Grail

20. Which song does this line belong to: 'When the football season comes around again'? Hint

Up There Cazaly
The Football Song
That's The Thing About Football
Holy Grail


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Quiz Answer Key and Fun Facts
1. Which AFL team's song contains the line: 'There's history here in the making'?

Answer: Port Adelaide Power

Port Adelaide Power joined the AFL in 1997. The club was founded in 1870 and were quite successful in the SANFL (South Australian National Football League), winning 36 flags. They won the AFL Premiership in 2004 when they belted the Brisbane Lions.

The team's mascot is Tommy 'Thunda' Power, and their colours are silver, teal, black and white.
2. In which AFL team's song would you find this line: 'If we're behind then never mind'?

Answer: Richmond Tigers

The Richmond Football Club was founded in 1885.

They made their first Grand Final appearance in 1919, losing to Collingwood. However, they made up for this loss by beating Collingwood in the 1920 Grand Final, securing their first Premiership.

The team's mascot, Tiger 'Stripes' Dyer, is named after Richmond legend, Jack Dyer. Their team colours are yellow and black.
3. Which AFL team's song would you be listening to if you heard this line: 'One for all and all for one'?

Answer: Hawthorn Hawks

Founded in 1902, Hawthorn joined the AFL in 1925.

It wasn't until 1961 that Hawthorn won their first AFL Premiership, beating Footscray (Western Bulldogs) by 43 points. Ten years passed before Hawthorn were awarded their second AFL Premiership, beating St.Kilda by seven points.

The team's mascot, Hudson 'Hawka' Knights, is named after Hawthorn legends, Peter Hudson and Peter Knights. Their team colours are brown and gold.
4. Which AFL team's song does this line belong to: 'It's the emblem for me and for you'?

Answer: Melbourne Demons

Founded in 1859, the Demons are the oldest AFL team.

In 1900, they defeated Fitzroy, claiming their first Premiership. In 1926, Ivor Warne-Smith won the club's first Brownlow Medal. The Demons went on to win the 1926 Premiership.

The team's mascot, Ronald 'Dee' Mann, is named after Melbourne legend, Ron Barassi. Their team colours are red and navy blue.333
5. Which AFL team's song contains this line: 'Lift that noble banner high'?

Answer: Sydney Swans

Founded in 1874 and formerly known as the South Melbourne Football Club, there was a name change and the club moved to Sydney in 1982.

Their biggest Premiership triumph came in 2005, when they defeated the West Coast Eagles by four points. It was their first Premiership in 72 years and also the first since the club's relocation.

The team's mascot, Syd 'Swannie' Skilton, is named after South Melbourne legend, Bob Skilton. Their team colours are red and white.
6. Which AFL team's song has this line in it: 'When the saints go marching in'?

Answer: St Kilda Saints

The St. Kilda Football Club was founded in 1873.

They played in their first Grand Final in 1913, losing to Fitzroy by thirteen points. Twelve years later, in 1925, Colin Watson won the club's first Brownlow Medal.

Premiership success finally came in 1966 when St. Kilda defeated Collingwood by one point.

The team's mascot, Trevor 'Saint' Kilda, is named after St. Kilda legend, Trevor Barker. Their team colours are red, white and black.
7. Which AFL team's song contains the following line: 'Beneath the blue and white we stand'?

Answer: North Melbourne Kangaroos

Founded in 1869, North Melbourne joined the AFL in 1925, despite objections from their main rival, Essendon. Both teams had supporters from the same area.

They defeated Richmond in the 1903 Grand Final and, in 1965, Noel Teasdale won the club's first Brownlow Medal.

The team's mascot, Barry 'Brooser' Cracker, is named after North Melbourne legends, Barry Cable and Peter 'Crackers' Keenan. Their team colours are blue and white.
8. Can you identify which AFL team's song this line belong to: 'Red, white and blue'?

Answer: Western Bulldogs

Founded in 1883 and formerly known as Footscray (the name was changed in 1996).

Allan Hopkins won the club's first Brownlow Medal in 1930, however, Premiership success didn't come until 1954 when the Bulldogs defeated Melbourne by 51 points.

The team's mascot, Woofer 'Dogg' Whitten, is named after Footscray legend, Ted Whitten. Their team colours are red, white and blue.
9. Which AFL team's song has this line in it: 'We're courageous, stronger, faster'?

Answer: Adelaide Crows

Founded in 1990, Adelaide is one of the youngest AFL teams.

In round four, 1997, Adelaide played against their cross-town rivals, Port Adelaide, in the very first Showdown. They lost by eleven points, but later went on to win their first Premiership, defeating St. Kilda by 31 points.

1998 saw back-to-back Premierships with Adelaide defeating North Melbourne by 35 points. Mark Ricciuto won the club's first Brownlow Medal in 2003.

The team's mascot, Claude 'Curls' Crow, is named after Adelaide legend, Neil Kerley. Their team colours are red, yellow and navy blue.
10. In which AFL team's song would you find this line: 'We wear maroon, blue and gold'?

Answer: Brisbane Lions

In 1996 the Fitzroy Lions and Brisbane Bears merged to form the Brisbane Lions.

They won their first Premiership in 2001, defeating Essendon by 26 points. In the same year Jason Akermanis won the club's first Brownlow Medal.

In 2002 Brisbane were Premiers again, this time defeating Collingwood by nine points. They would go on to defeat the Pies again, this time by 50 points, in the 2003 Premiership.

The team's mascot, Bernie 'Gabba' Vegas, is named after Fitzroy legend, Bernie Quinlan. Their team colours are maroon, blue and gold.
11. Which AFL team's song would you be listening to if you heard this line: 'Side by side they stick together'?

Answer: Collingwood Magpies

The Collingwood Football Club was founded in 1892.

They won their first Premiership in 1902, defeating Essendon by 33 points.

Collingwood were at their most successful in the late 1920's. In 1927 Syd Coventry won the club's first Brownlow Medal. The Pies went through the entire 1929 AFL season without losing a single game and in 1930 they won their fourth consecutive Premiership.

The team's mascot, Jock 'One Eye' McPie, is named after legendary Collingwood coach, James "Jock" McHale. Their team colours are black and white.
12. Which AFL team's song does this line belong to: 'We're the team that never lets you down'?

Answer: Carlton Blues

The Carlton Football Club was founded in 1864.

Their first Premiership came in 1906 and Bert Deacon won the club's first Brownlow Medal in 1947.

121,696 people attended the 1970 Grand Final when Carlton played their arch rivals, Collingwood. Despite being 44 points down at half-time, Carlton staged an amazing come-back, kicking seven goals in fifteen minutes to win the game by ten points.

The team's mascot is Captain Carlton and their team colour is navy blue.
13. In which AFL team's song would you find this line: 'Are always striving for glory and fame'?

Answer: Essendon Bombers

The Essendon Football Club was founded in 1872.

In 1897 they defeated Geelong to claim their first Premiership and in 1934 Dick Reynolds won the club's first Brownlow Medal.

The team's mascot, Moz 'Skeeta' Reynolds, is named after Essendon legend, Dick Reynolds. Their team colours are red and black.
14. Which AFL team's song contains this line: 'Kings of the big game'?

Answer: West Coast Eagles

The West Coast Eagles Football Club was founded in 1986.

In 1992 they won their first Premiership, defeating Geelong by 28 points. They went on to defeat the Cats again in the 1994 Grand Final, this time winning by 80 points. In 2004 Chris Judd won the club's first Brownlow Medal.

The team's mascot, Rick 'The Rock' Eagle, is named after the Daddy Cool hit song "Eagle Rock". Their team colours are blue and gold.
15. Which AFL team's song has this line in it: 'Hit 'em real hard, send 'em down below'?

Answer: Fremantle Dockers

The Fremantle Football Club was founded in 1994 and joined the AFL in 1995. So far they haven't won any Premierships or Brownlow Medals.

One of Freo's most memorable victories came in round sixteen, 1999, when, for the first time, they defeated their cross-town rivals, West Coast.

The team's mascot is Johnny 'The Doc' Docker. Their team colours are purple and white
16. Which AFL team's song contains the following line: 'We play the game as it should be played'?

Answer: Geelong Cats

Founded in 1859 and formerly known as the Pivotonians, Geelong are the second-oldest AFL club.

Following multiple losses in the early 1920's, a local cartoonist suggested the club needed a black cat to give them some good luck. During a match played a few weeks later, a black cat wandered onto the ground. Geelong won the game and from then on were referred to as the "Cats".

In 1924 Edward Greeves won the club's first Brownlow Medal and they received their first Premiership in 1925.

The team's mascot, Slammin' Sam Tomcat, is named after Geelong legend, Sam Newman. Their team colours are white and navy blue.
17. Can you identify which AFL team's song this line belongs to: 'We are one in the red, gold and blue'?

Answer: Gold Coast Suns

Founded in 2009, the Gold Coast Suns became the AFL's newest team.

Their first game in Round two, 2011, ended with a humiliating 119 point loss to Carlton. They would go on to lose to both Melbourne and the Western Bulldogs before finally securing their first win, defeating Port Adelaide by three points.

The team's mascot is Sunny Ray. Their team colours are red, gold and blue.
18. Which song does this line belong to: 'Well you work to earn a living'?

Answer: Up There Cazaly

"Up There Cazaly" was written in honour of St Kilda/South Melbourne legend Roy Cazaly.

It was first recorded in 1979 and sold more than 250,000 copies.
19. Which song does this line belong to: 'Well you put a lot in and you worked real hard'?

Answer: One Day in September

"One Day in September" is a traditional song dedicated to the AFL Grand Final which is usually played on the last Saturday in September.
20. Which song does this line belong to: 'When the football season comes around again'?

Answer: The Football Song

A funny little song about football.
Source: Author ElusiveDream

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