Canning League

Canning League

Wharf St &, Sevenoaks St, Cannington WA , Perth, 6107 Open map →

Registration Session:

Venue: Cannington Leisureplex
09/04/2019 18:30

IN ASSOCIATION WITH:

Coach: Joshua Thomas

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Games Start

23/05/2019 18:30

Next Season Start

04/09/2019 18:30

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Latest league fixtures / results

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P W D L F A GD PTS
Jolly Green Giants (Green) 11 8 0 3 82 48 34 16
Blue Balls (Blue) 11 7 1 3 66 41 25 15
Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow) 11 7 1 3 74 49 25 15
Red Rockets (Red) 11 6 0 5 66 80 -14 12
For Fat Sake (White) 11 3 0 8 54 80 -26 6
The Men in Black (black) 11 1 0 10 44 88 -44 2
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P W D L F A GD PTS
Jolly Green Giants (Green) 11 8 1 2 42 17 25 17
Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow) 11 7 2 2 38 12 26 16
Blue Balls (Blue) 11 6 2 3 37 20 17 14
Red Rockets (Red) 11 5 1 5 28 38 -10 11
For Fat Sake (White) 11 3 1 7 17 38 -21 7
The Men in Black (black) 11 0 1 10 8 45 -37 1
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P W D L F A GD PTS
Jolly Green Giants (Green) 11 7 0 4 40 31 9 14
Blue Balls (Blue) 11 6 2 3 29 21 8 14
Red Rockets (Red) 11 6 2 3 38 42 -4 14
Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow) 11 4 2 5 36 37 -1 10
For Fat Sake (White) 11 2 3 6 37 42 -5 7
The Men in Black (black) 11 3 1 7 36 43 -7 7
Team Player Weight Score Loss Percentage
The Men in Black (black) Mr. Morgan McLaren 14.00 13.39%
Red Rockets (Red) Mr. Nicholas Vuckovic 13.50 11.10%
Jolly Green Giants (Green) Mr. Scott Rose 13.50 10.55%
The Men in Black (black) Mr. Steve F 10.50 6.94%
Blue Balls (Blue) Mr. Colin Hussey 9.00 6.51%
Jolly Green Giants (Green) Mr. Adrian Mills 9.00 3.20%
Blue Balls (Blue) Mr. Anthony Woodhill 8.50 5.93%
Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow) Mr. Nishanth Kumar 8.50 5.62%
For Fat Sake (White) Mr. Matthew Pincott 8.50 4.78%
Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow) Mr. Samay Sudarsanan 8.50 4.77%

Upcoming Cup Matches

  • Wednesday, 07 August 2019

    Jolly Green Giants (Green)
    VS 18:30
    The Men in Black (black)
  • Wednesday, 07 August 2019

    Blue Balls (Blue)
    VS 19:00
    Red Rockets (Red)
  • Wednesday, 07 August 2019

    For Fat Sake (White)
    VS 19:30
    Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow)
  • Wednesday, 21 August 2019

    Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow)
    VS 18:30
    Blue Balls (Blue)
  • Wednesday, 21 August 2019

    Red Rockets (Red)
    VS 19:00
    The Men in Black (black)
  • Wednesday, 21 August 2019

    Jolly Green Giants (Green)
    VS 19:30
    For Fat Sake (White)
  • Wednesday, 28 August 2019

    Jolly Green Giants (Green)
    VS 18:30
    Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow)
  • Wednesday, 28 August 2019

    The Men in Black (black)
    VS 19:00
    Blue Balls (Blue)
  • Wednesday, 28 August 2019

    Red Rockets (Red)
    VS 19:30
    For Fat Sake (White)

Recent Cup Match Results

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  • Wednesday, 14 August 2019

    Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow)
    12 - 7
    Red Rockets (Red)
    Jolly Green Giants (Green)
    9 - 3
    Blue Balls (Blue)
    For Fat Sake (White)
    3 - 9
    The Men in Black (black)
  • Wednesday, 07 August 2019

    Jolly Green Giants (Green)
    0 - 0
    The Men in Black (black)
    Blue Balls (Blue)
    0 - 0
    Red Rockets (Red)
    For Fat Sake (White)
    0 - 0
    Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow)
  • Wednesday, 21 August 2019

    Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow)
    0 - 0
    Blue Balls (Blue)
    Red Rockets (Red)
    0 - 0
    The Men in Black (black)
    Jolly Green Giants (Green)
    0 - 0
    For Fat Sake (White)
  • Wednesday, 28 August 2019

    Jolly Green Giants (Green)
    0 - 0
    Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow)
    The Men in Black (black)
    0 - 0
    Blue Balls (Blue)
    Red Rockets (Red)
    0 - 0
    For Fat Sake (White)

 

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  • Wednesday, 07 August 2019

    For Fat Sake (White)
    1 - 5
    Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow)
    Blue Balls (Blue)
    4 - 1
    Red Rockets (Red)
    Jolly Green Giants (Green)
    5 - 0
    The Men in Black (black)
  • Wednesday, 31 July 2019

    The Men in Black (black)
    4 - 9
    Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow)
    For Fat Sake (White)
    2 - 4
    Blue Balls (Blue)
    Jolly Green Giants (Green)
    8 - 9
    Red Rockets (Red)
  • Wednesday, 24 July 2019

    Red Rockets (Red)
    10 - 6
    For Fat Sake (White)
    Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow)
    4 - 8
    Jolly Green Giants (Green)
    Blue Balls (Blue)
    12 - 3
    The Men in Black (black)
  • Wednesday, 17 July 2019

    Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow)
    1 - 2
    Blue Balls (Blue)
    The Men in Black (black)
    5 - 0
    Red Rockets (Red)
    Jolly Green Giants (Green)
    4 - 2
    For Fat Sake (White)
  • Wednesday, 10 July 2019

    For Fat Sake (White)
    13 - 6
    The Men in Black (black)
    Blue Balls (Blue)
    8 - 2
    Jolly Green Giants (Green)
    Red Rockets (Red)
    8 - 3
    Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow)
  • Wednesday, 03 July 2019

    Blue Balls (Blue)
    12 - 4
    Red Rockets (Red)
    Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow)
    16 - 6
    For Fat Sake (White)
    Jolly Green Giants (Green)
    14 - 4
    The Men in Black (black)
  • Wednesday, 26 June 2019

    Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow)
    7 - 3
    The Men in Black (black)
    Blue Balls (Blue)
    4 - 5
    For Fat Sake (White)
    Red Rockets (Red)
    3 - 13
    Jolly Green Giants (Green)
  • Wednesday, 19 June 2019

    For Fat Sake (White)
    7 - 10
    Red Rockets (Red)
    Jolly Green Giants (Green)
    6 - 8
    Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow)
    The Men in Black (black)
    5 - 6
    Blue Balls (Blue)
  • Wednesday, 12 June 2019

    Blue Balls (Blue)
    4 - 4
    Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow)
    Red Rockets (Red)
    11 - 8
    The Men in Black (black)
    For Fat Sake (White)
    2 - 10
    Jolly Green Giants (Green)
  • Wednesday, 05 June 2019

    The Men in Black (black)
    3 - 5
    For Fat Sake (White)
    Jolly Green Giants (Green)
    6 - 5
    Blue Balls (Blue)
    Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow)
    9 - 2
    Red Rockets (Red)
  • Wednesday, 29 May 2019

    Red Rockets (Red)
    8 - 5
    Blue Balls (Blue)
    For Fat Sake (White)
    5 - 8
    Spongebob Fat Pants(Yellow)
    The Men in Black (black)
    3 - 6
    Jolly Green Giants (Green)

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Your questions answered

MAN v FAT Soccer is a University of Western Australia (UWA) initiative based on a successful nationwide weight loss program that exists in the UK called MAN v FAT Football. MAN v FAT Football was the first weight loss scheme to ever be officially endorsed by the UK Football Association. MAN v FAT Soccer, designed especially for Australia, is a soccer league just for guys who want to lose weight. Every player is in the same situation and wants the same thing - to enjoy soccer, lose weight and get healthier. During the leagues MAN v FAT supports you to lose weight and each week as well as playing a 30-minute football match, you also weigh in before the game. You and your team earn bonus goals from the weigh-in results which are added to the score on the field. Uniquely, MAN v FAT Soccer rewards players not just for scoring goals but also for losing weight. We give support to every player with unique resources, help and support via a league coach to help you lose weight, get fitter and enjoy the great game of soccer.

Read one of our player’s views on the league here

To be part of a MAN v FAT Soccer league all you need to pay is a $10 registration fee (one-off payment) and a monthly subscription fee of $45. This fee is equivalent to only $11.25 a month!

*If you are joining a sponsored league you may only pay as little as $10 to be part of the League's first season! The usual costs have been covered by an external provider (i.e UWA, the local government, Healthway or Sport Australia).

That depends on how much you put into the league and how much of the support you take (the more, the better!). In an assessed 14 week pilot scheme run by UWA, players lost 7kg’s on average, a whopping 515kg lost across the 14 week league. The maximum weight lost by one player was 26kgs and the maximum bodyweight percentage lost was 22%. 95% of players lose weight.
Because they love soccer and hate being fat. They see all the things that their weight is cheating them of: the ability to play with their children (or how it’s embarrassing their kids), how much their body hurts with aching joints, snoring and wheezing every time they climb the stairs, never finding any clothes that fit... the list goes on. All of our players join with the motivation to lose weight and do so in a way that is truly enjoyable and inspiring while being connected to a group of like minded men.
Because the leagues are not just decided on the games won on the pitch, but also on the weight lost by players each week, you can join a team as a non-playing member. This means that you weigh in every week and support your team. Your weight loss counts towards your team’s success. When you’ve lost enough weight to feel comfortable joining in then you can get involved on the pitch. Each week you lose weight – you score your team a goal!
Approximately 80% of players do. We put you into teams and help you to get to know the other players. However, if you do have a friend, colleague or family member who also want to lose weight then you can join a league with them. Teams are generated by the system to ensure equality in BMI dispersion across the league but you can select 1 person to be paired in the same team with!

For more information on our leagues, check out the "is it for me" on our homepage. This will show you all our existing leagues.

We are also busily planning new leagues for the rest of Australia, across all states. So if you're interested in joining a league, but don't have one near you, just get in touch and we'll do our best to raise interest and open a league in your area.

If you're a soccer club, company or local authority who wants to setup a league in your area please also get in contact with us so we can get a league started with you.

Take a look at our full list of FAQ here. If that doesn't answer your question email us on australia@manvfat.com and we can answer any question you have.