Suns secure women's AFL team

Gold Coast joining the comp in 2020

Suns secure women's AFL team

The Gold Coast Suns will field a women's team in the AFLW starting in 2020.

The AFL announced the big news on Wednesday that the Suns were successfully given a license.

Gold Coast will join from the 2020 season, along with West Coast, Richmond and St Kilda.

Before that Geelong and North Melbourne will field teams from 2019.