Obesity Australia watches AFL, Union and League, while healthy Aussies play football:) Football has more participants than AFL, League and Union combined in Australia!
Well what other conclusion could you make!
Football is unquestionably Australia’s team participation sport, boasting higher participation than the three other football codes combined
This is the official figures in the FFA's Strategic Plan.
With the focus back on the linking of the football community we can really push on to improve the game across the community. And we certainly need it with local clubs in many areas struggling to compete with under used and over resourced AFL, Netball, Rugby League and Union community facilities.
And of course with the 2015 AFC Asian Cup to be held in Australia - even if we miss out on the 2014 World Cup just six months later we'll be back on track bigger and better.
Here we go, here we go, here we go......