The 2017 AFL season, the 121st of the Australian Football League season, has commenced. There are few months until we know the identity of the 2017 AFL premier but this shouldn’t stop you from backing your favourite team to win the whole thing. There are many ways to support your favourite team during the 2017 AFL season including betting on your favourite team and wearing its jersey wherever you go.

While betting on your favourite sports team is a good way to show your loyalty, you should place your bet only after looking at the AFL odds. By looking at the odds, you will have a fair idea of how your team is likely to perform during the season and in a particular game. You can try the ‘safer’ ways of supporting your team if you think that betting on your favourite team to win a particular game or the 2017 AFL title is a bit of a risk. The best ways of supporting your team include being its advocate on AFL forums and wearing its jersey wherever you go.

If you want to back your favourite AFL team by wearing their jersey then you’ll be glad to know that you can order a jersey of your favourite team that has your name printed on the back. Custom supporter wear is a great way to show your loyalty to your favourite AFL team. In addition to the aforementioned things, you can try the following things to support your favourite AFL team.

Get creative

Sports fans including AFL fans have several opportunities to show their creativity. Getting creative is a good way to back your team. To support your AFL team, you can paint your face or chest with the team’s colours before heading to the stadium or sports bar to watch the game. Looking at the art on your body, people will immediately know which team you’re backing. Isn’t this a great way to show your loyalty to your favourite AFL team?

Buy the team merchandise

Any team including your favourite AFL team needs money to run and survive. AFL teams generate money through match day tickets, TV viewership and merchandise sales. If you truly love your AFL team then a great way to show your love would be buying their merchandise. This is in addition to the team jersey. Some of the team merchandise you can buy includes mugs, key chains, rugs, and casual clothing. Wear the merchandise, carry it with you, or keep it at home to show your love and support for the team.

The 2017 AFL season has just commenced and will run till September 30. So, for the next 3 to 4 months, you can back your favourite AFL team in the aforementioned ways. The aforementioned ways are probably the best ways to support your favourite AFL team.