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Player registrations for the 2019 season are in full swing with clubs around WA organising registration days.

This year Football Federation Australia’s Play Football campaign is sharing the message “Join Our Team”, which is presented by rebel.

For players or parents looking to access the Play Football site, please click HERE

Football continues to be the most popular team sport with participants in Australia, as was shown in the independent Ausplay survey.

Playing figures in WA show:

  • Over 60,000 registered and affiliated players

  • 118% increase in overall registrations and affiliations

  • Female and Indigenous registrations have more than doubled

  • Over 60% increase in regional registrations and affiliations

  • An estimated 14.1% of children under 15 play football, 8.8% more than AFL (Ausplay)

This promises to be a massive year in football in WA, with Manchester United and Leeds United heading to Perth in July.

The long-standing English rivals will meet at Optus Stadium on Saturday, July 13 before Man United take on Perth Glory at the same venue four days later.


Last week it was announced that WA fundraising giant Telethon had secured a partnership with Manchester United, through the Manchester United Foundation.

The arrangement will help develop a football program which will allow children with physical and intellectual disabilities,

WA fundraising giant Telethon has secured a world-first partnership with international sport’s biggest brand, Manchester United, ahead of the club’s visit to Perth in July.

The arrangement, through the Manchester United Foundation, will help develop a soccer program which will allow children with physical and intellectual disabilities to play in an integrated team competition with clubs around Perth.

It was revealed that $5 from every ticket sold will go to Telethon to fund the project.