EFAF is followed by IFAF Europe
EFL season kicks off with four games
In Prague, the last two winners of EFAF Cup face off as the Prague Panthers host the Berlin Adler. Panthers, the 2009 EFAF Cup winners and the 2008 EFAF Cup champions Adler play in EFL Division 2 along with the Stockholm Mean Machine.
In Division 3, the opening weekend sees last year's EFAF Cup runners-up Thonon Black Panthers clashing against the Belgrade Blue Devils who make their EFL debut after a succesful first season in the EFAF Cup. Fighting for first place in the division and the place in the quarterfinals with the Black Panthers and the Blue Devils are the Danube Dragons.
In Division 1, the Bergamo Lions open their season internationally againts the Valencia Firebats. The third team in Division 1 is the Elancourt Templiers.
Division 4's week 1 matcup is played in Spain, with the Badalona Dracs hosting the three-time Eurobowl champions Bolzano Giants. The third team of Division 4 is the Vienna Vikings.
Each division's winners advance to the quarterfinals, where last year's four best teams (Tirol Raiders, La Courneuve Flash, Graz Giants and Porvoo Butchers) are already waiting for an opponent. The Eurobowl will played in the first weekend of July.
European Football League EFL Group Games:
EFL 03.04.10 17:00h Badalona Dracs vs. Bolzano Giants Camp Municipal de Badalona
EFL 03.04.10 15:00h Bergamo Lions vs. Valencia Firebats Stadio Communale Osio Sotto
EFL 03.04.10 15:00h Prague Panthers vs. Berlin Adler Athletic Stadium
EFL 03.04.10 18:00h Thonon Black Panthers vs. Belgrado Blue Dragons Stade Joseph Moyant
EFL 17.04.10 15:00h Stockholm Mean Machines vs. Prague Panthers Zinkensdamm IP
EFL 17.04.10 18:00h Danube Dragons vs. Thonon Black Panthers Korneuburg
EFL 18.04.10 15:00h Bolzano Giants vs. Vienna Vikings Europe Stadium
EFL 18.04.10 14:00h Elancourt Templiers vs. Bergamo Lions Stade Guy Boniface
EFL 01.05.10 18:00h Berlin Adler vs. Stockholm Mean Machines Friedrich-Ludwig-Jahn-Stadion
EFL 01.05.10 18:00h Belgrado Blue Dragons vs. Danube Dragons
EFL 02.05.10 12:00h Valencia Firebats vs. Elancourt Templiers Estadio Jardin del Turia
EFL 02.05.10 15:00h Vienna Vikings vs. Badalona Dracs Stadium Hohe Warte