Costa Sports Logos: Alternate AFL and NRL sportslogos and footy jumpers

Anthony Costa is a writer, designer and illustrator living in Melbourne, Australia. His sports branding analysis has been featured on Sports Business InsiderThe AustralianThe Age and Fox Sports These alternate AFL and NRL football graphics are inspired by his love of heritage sportslogos and uniforms. Got a comment or sports related design project? Email Anthony at or chat on Twitter: @CostaSports.



New sportslogos

Mar 2014
Mar 2013
Mar 2013
Oct 2012
Oct 2012
Oct 2012
Jun 2012
Jan 2012

New footy jumpers

lions brisbane
Jun 2012
the melbourne storm
May 2011
newcastle knights
May 2011
the newcastle knights
May 2011
essendon football
Jan 2010
essendon football team
Jan 2010
north melbourne football club
Dec 2009
fremantle football team
Nov 2009


26 Jun 2012
Comments 20

Is Australia sick of the Socceroos?

Should the FFA be worried by falling Socceroos crowds?
State of Origin
26 Jun 2012
Comments 176

'Simply Second Best': How State of Origin Hurts the NRL

Is State of Origin too big for its boots?
Jay-Z Brooklyn Nets
4 May 2012
Comments 95

Jay-Z and the Nets: does the new Brooklyn Nets logo work?

Do you like the new all-black-everything Brooklyn Nets?
Melbourne AFL merger
19 Apr 2012
Comments 79

Why Jeff Kennett is wrong about a Melbourne AFL merger

Mergers can't create a "strong Melbourne brand", no matter what...
sydney football
4 Apr 2012
Comments 9

So where exactly is 'Western Sydney'?

Every code want's to own Western Sydney, but where exactly is it?
Australian flag
8 Mar 2012
Comments 29

Should we still call Aussie rules football 'AFL'?

Australian rules or 'AFL': Which is better for footy?
footy jumpers
25 Feb 2012
Comments 4

Do we need names on the back of footy jumpers?

Is it time to add player names to AFL jumpers?
afl teams
8 Nov 2011
Comments 9

Interview with's Rob Meredith

Meed the AFL's #1 footy jumper fanatic