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Changes ordered after review of country football club racism, sexism claims

A country football league in Western Australia has been ordered to have female representation on its board and introduce an Indigenous welfare officer after claims…

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Proposed new country SA footy league reveals new name ahead of expected split

The Riverland Independent Football League will be known as the Murray Valley Football and Netball League from next season if its split from its current…

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Could a new Country Week team revive footy in the Gascoyne?

Rivalry runs high in the Gascoyne Football Association’s league of just three teams, but for the first time in more than 25 years, the region’s…

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Country footballer finds kicking 24 goals in one game little cause for celebration

It may have been a record-breaking afternoon, but Brad Congress says he is not sure kicking 24 goals in a game of football is cause…

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Players are harder to find, but this country footy league says it still has a future

A country South Australia football league has hit out against rumours it will soon fold, calling for the community to fight to keep it alive….

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WA country football coach quits in protest at racist on-field slur

An Indigenous country football coach has quit in protest of a “disappointing” on-field incident in which a racial slur was directed at an Aboriginal player….

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WA country football coach quits in protest of racist on-field slur

An Indigenous country football coach has quit in protest of a “disappointing” on-field incident in which a racial slur was directed at an Aboriginal player….

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How country footy clubs are evolving in the fight to improve mental health

On a lovely day for pleasant games, all the sporting people in the district gathered on the edge of a vibrant field to see something…

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Country footy club warns others against ‘honest mistake’ that cost it winning points

Echuca Football and Netball Club will launch an appeal after the club was found guilty of fielding ineligible players in its seniors and reserves side…

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Country Victorian footy club warns others of administrative issue that cost them premiership points

Echuca Football and Netball Club will launch an appeal after the club was found guilty of playing ineligible players in their seniors and reserves side…

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