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#51 ~sydblue~

Posted 17 January 2013 - 03:44 PM

QUOTE (Sim 74 @ 24/03/2010, 10:32 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I really enjoy the round ball sport known as "football".

What do you follow and why ? biggrin.gif

LOVE FOOTBALL.

QUOTE (livesarah @ 06/04/2010, 05:02 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Football- both the A-league and (to a lesser extent) EPL.

Same in this household. The kids love West Sydney Wanderers(male & female) in the A-League.

#52 katniss

Posted 17 January 2013 - 04:27 PM

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#53 Kalota

Posted 17 January 2013 - 04:30 PM

AFL in our household! DF and I both grew up with it, so it's what we know/understand/feel attached to!

We lived in NZ for a while where everyone was rugby crazy, which we found hard to get into and a bit out of place! All the Aussies from other states got into it, but we're from Victoria... original.gif

#54 sunshine_state

Posted 27 March 2013 - 01:29 PM

biggrin.gif Rugby League biggrin.gif

Broncos, Cowboys, Storm

Love my footy!!



#55 Cranky Old Woman

Posted 27 March 2013 - 01:43 PM

No, no and no.

#56 Mummytoyou

Posted 27 March 2013 - 01:45 PM

I love AFL, dh does too but since he originates from Liverpool he also likes the EPL and played soccer as a kid, I am slowly accepting that I will soon be sitting watching my boys play soccer.  I grew up with AFL, my Dad coached and my brother played in the SANFL and my Dad often poo-pooed soccer but since meeting dh and watching him play and coach I have gained a better appreciation for the skills soccer requires.

#57 Littleone84

Posted 27 March 2013 - 02:01 PM

NRL and Union in our house, we all follow the Dragons and Warratahs.

DS plays league and DP and I both used to play.

DS also plays Rugby Union.

There is no escaping football in our house! I love winter time.

#58 Old Grey Mare

Posted 27 March 2013 - 02:07 PM

AFL here - the mighty Swans of course. I grew up in country NSW where everyone followed league and all country people were either St George or Souths supporters. I love the non-stop action of an AFL game.

#59 seayork2002

Posted 27 March 2013 - 02:18 PM

Well I follow the atmosphere of Football (Soccer although in Australia it is officially football original.gif) but I have no idea of the rules, we (My husband is English so I take the attitude if you can’t beat them join them) and his main home team is Middlesbrough (near where he is from) and in Australia it is the Western Sydney Wanderers (yes we were there Saturday night and no it was not as bad as the media portrayed! In our opinion that is). When I was living in the UK, at the time of meeting my husband they were in the Premiership, I went to some games and the atmosphere was amazing!

We went to some matches at North Sydney oval about 10 years ago when Northern Spirit were around and we were lucky to get 1,000 on Sat night the WSW and SFC had nearly 20,000 it has changed a lot, and there were some idjits but they were in the minority.

I have been around the game for 13 years and will never understand the rules but I love the idea of it.


#60 mary025

Posted 08 April 2013 - 03:40 PM

I also follow AFL and watching that game always makes me excite.

#61 natangel

Posted 08 April 2013 - 03:50 PM

QUOTE (lindsey79 @ 23/11/2011, 11:08 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Barclays Premier League. huge Arsenal F.C fan! biggrin.gif



Yep. This is us.  My husband is an Englishman.  Arsenal FC all the way. Go the Gunners!

#62 Wigglemama

Posted 16 June 2013 - 06:08 PM

Would like to add my preferences to this thread.

I love NRL, the Roosters to be exact are the team I have been following for 28 years!

Just about to watch them take on the Warriors, go Chooks!!!




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