Good Friday football starts in the AFL this year, joining the NRL’s long-term usage of the day.
It’s not really a problem for me.
Good Friday is a holy day of choice for Christians, so what everyone does on that date is up to them.
Both competitions are struggling to produce formlines.
And the current table toppers sit somewhat unconvincingly.
NRL (last round 4/8; season tally 29/48)
AFL (last round 5/9; season tally 18/27)
Greater Western Sydney