'Footy is back baby!': AFL world reacts to season return

AFL season to return on June 11 (1:07)

AFL CEO Gillon McLachlan announces that the season will resume on June 11 with WA and SA teams relocating to the Gold Coast. (1:07)

After so long between games, there's little wonder AFL players and clubs reacted with excitement when Gillon McLachlan confirmed the league would return on June 11.

It will be a season unlike any other, but after Round 1 finished on March 22, any footy is better than nothing.

Here's how the footy world reacted on social media.