Sandringham Football Club is excited to share the 2019 Hard Yakka/Totally Workwear VFL and Swisse Wellness VFL Women’s fixtures.
The VFL fixtures comes with a new name following an AFL Victoria announcement of a new naming rights partner, with Hard Yakka and Totally Workwear (TWW) to join the Victorian Football League (VFL) as its major sponsors for the 2019 season.
The league will be called the Hard Yakka / Totally Workwear VFL – focusing on an iconic Australian brand that is sold at all 13 Totally Workwear stores across Victoria.
The Sandringham Football Club is extremely pleased with its 2019 fixtures for the Sandringham men’s and Southern Saints women’s teams.
The VFLW fixture boasts 10 home games for the Southern Saints with at least seven to be played at Trevor Barker Beach Oval and the VFL fixture has 10 home games for Sandringham with the opening round being a Friday night clash under lights against Footscray on Friday 5 April at VU Whitten Oval.
Up to two of the 10 home games for Sandringham are a strong chance to be played at Marvel Stadium as curtain raisers to Sandringham’s aligned AFL club in St Kilda, while at least one home game will be played at RSEA Park as part of the club’s alignment agreement.
VFL and VFLW blockbuster features include:
A Sandringham home game on Easter Sunday (21 April) against Williamstown that will also see the Southern Saints play as the curtain raiser in a practice match with Williamstown.
Four Sandringham broadcast matches on Channel 7 with three being home games providing Sandringham majority commercial rights (Round 2, 8, 14 & 17).
Six of the 10 home games include Southern Saints as the curtain raiser.
Nine of 14 total games for Southern Saints will be curtain raisers to Sandringham.
3 byes for Sandringham on the weekend of 27/28 April, 8/9 June [also a bye for St Kilda] (Queen’s Birthday Weekend) and 10/11 August.
2 byes for Southern Saints on the weekend of 8/9 June [also a bye for St Kilda] (Queen’s Birthday Weekend) and 10/11 August.
Practice Match - North Melbourne v Sandringham (at Arden Street)
Practice Match - Footscray v Sandringham (at Mars Stadium)
Practice Match - Sandringham v Port Melbourne (at TBBO)
Practice Match - Sandringham v Williamstown (at TBBO)
Practice Match - Sandringham v Essendon (at TBBO)
Round 1 - Footscray v Sandringham
Practice Match - Southern Saints v Melbourne University (at RSEA Park)
Round 2 - Sandringham v Box Hill (at Marvel Stadium / TBBO) [Blue Ribbon Cup]