The Melbourne Football Club, nicknamed the Demons, is a professional Australian rules football club, named after and based in the city of Melbourne, Victoria. They proudly carry the name of this great city and play their home games at Melbourne‚Äôs home of sport – the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG). Melbourne is the world’s oldest professional club of any football code and they wrote the rules of Australian Rules football and most importantly, they are the only AFL club that can truly claim Melbourne as its home.