Football is played and watched the world over. It brings people together and makes them feel connected through a shared interest. Playing football fosters a love of the game that can stem a lifetime and reach far beyond your playing years.
As the world’s most participated in sport, football is so much more than the game with the round ball. Football is completely inclusive and does not discriminate. It provides the opportunity to be part of a team sport regardless of your age, ability, gender, race, religion or background. Whether you have never played before or are a professional, the rules of the game, the equipment required to play and the size of the fields you play on are always the same.
Football is fun, challenging and exciting. It teaches cooperation, teamwork, problem solving and helps develop social skills and self-confidence, boosts self-esteem, as well as teaching respect for others. There are many health benefits to playing football including the physical - building strength, improving muscle tone, increasing flexibility, aerobic fitness and endurance not to mention the mental benefits - friendships that are formed and the comradery that develops between teammates, as well as life lessons in winning and losing.
Here are the top 5 reasons you should register for your local football club in season 2022.
1. PLAY FOR FITNESS
Playing football is one of the easiest ways for you to keep fit and active. Most teams train at least once per week and have a game each weekend. There's 2 sessions per week where you and your kids can get outdoors and get the heartrate up.
2. PLAY FOR FUN
Whilst your getting fit, why not have fun at the same time? Football can be FUN in many ways. By working as a team to achieve a goal, you will unlock levels of excitement like no other.
3. PLAY FOR MATES
By playing football you also gain mates for life. When you become teammates you share a lifelong bond that cant be found anywhere else.
4. PLAY FOR COMMUNITY
Most football clubs are volunteer community organisations. Not only will the kids meet mates for life, but so will the parents. Giving back to your community by volunteering can also be one of the most rewarding things you can do.
5. PLAY FOR PASSION
There's no better feeling than scoring the winning goal in the grand final. Football is like a religion. The emotional feelings you feel when winning with your team release endorphins that you will chase for a lifetime.
To register for you local club, visit www.playfootball.com.au
Note - Deploy Football is NOT a football club or academy. We manufacture and supply football equipment.