The inaugural match for the Bendigo Dockers in the Victorian FIDA Football League will be played this weekend. There is plenty of excitement surrounding the team and the league in general leading into this Sundays games in Wodonga.
The competition is played as a carnival at a central venue with each team hosting a round throughout the season. The Bendigo Dockers with be hosting a carnival on Sunday 29th July 2018.
“Only 2 players of the 27 players in the Bendigo Dockers team are currently registered for mainstream football” Shane Koop AFL Central Victoria Football Development Manager said.
“This is a tremendous outcome as 25 players now have the opportunity to play and be connected to the great game of AFL football via the FIDA pathway”. Koop said.