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FFA Concussion Guidelines

The following link is to a document that sets out the guiding principles and provides general advice regarding the management of concussion in football in Australia. Link to FFA Concussion Guidelines The Guidelines have been produced by Football Federation Australia [...]

March 22, 2019 Dealing With and Preventing Injuries

11+ Kids Effectively Reduces Injuries in Children’s Football

11+ Kids shown to effectively reduce overall severe and lower extremity injuries The 11+ Kids warm-up was developed by FIFA to be a fun and effective protocol for younger players (under the age of 14) to learn to move well [...]

September 21, 2018 Dealing With and Preventing Injuries

The Heartbeat of Football are conducting FREE Heart Health Checks

The Heartbeat of Football, in conjunction with Sutherland Shire Football Association, will be conducting FREE Heart Health Checks :   SUNDAY 30TH APRIL KAREELA SOCCER FIELDS 10.00am TO 2.00pm   Please come along and get your FREE health heart check.  [...]

April 19, 2017 Dealing With and Preventing Injuries

Management Of Concussion In Sport

The issue of concussion is one that affects a wide variety of sports across all levels, from amateur games right up to elite athletes. Quite rightly it is a topic that has received greater attention in recent times as coaches, [...]

February 28, 2017 Dealing With and Preventing Injuries

Concussion Study

The SSFA is pleased to support The University of Sydney as it undertakes a research study to develop Knowledge of Concussion in the Sporting Community. All interested parties are invited to take part in this study; that will help to [...]

September 2, 2016 Dealing With and Preventing Injuries, Football News

Choosing The Right Football Boots

The start of the football season often means new boots. Finding the right boot is important for both comfort and injury prevention The following tips will help you decide on the boot that is best for you.  Upper A lot [...]

February 24, 2016 Dealing With and Preventing Injuries

Dealing with Ankle Sprains

Ankle sprains are one of the most common sports injuries in football. A sudden jolt or twist can overstretch and tear the supporting ligaments of the joint. Early treatment of a sprained ankle can help to speed recovery and minimize [...]

April 9, 2015 Dealing With and Preventing Injuries

Dealing with Hamstring Strains

The hamstring muscles run down the back of the leg from the pelvis to the back of your knee. Hamstring injuries are common in sports involving sprinting, especially hockey and football. An injury can range from minor strains to total [...]

March 19, 2014 Dealing With and Preventing Injuries
Jubilee Sports Physiotherapy – Saturday Acute Injury Service

Jubilee Sports Physiotherapy – Saturday Acute Injury Service

Don’t wait until Monday to start treating your weekend sports injuries any longer – Jubilee Sports Physiotherapy now offers an Acute Injury Service on Saturdays at both our Shire clinics.   Sick of sitting around hospitals on Saturday afternoons with ankle [...]

April 3, 2013 Dealing With and Preventing Injuries
Choosing The Right Football Boots

Choosing The Right Football Boots

The start of the football season often means new boots. Finding the right boot is important for both comfort and injury prevention. The following tips will help you decide on the boot that is best for you. Features to look [...]

February 27, 2013 Dealing With and Preventing Injuries