Footballer (Soccer, Rugby and AFL)

Footballers (Soccer, Rugby and AFL) play football professionally in competitions.

Overview

Footballers (Soccer, Rugby and AFL) play football professionally in competitions.

Day-to-day

  • maintains a high degree of expertise in football
  • adheres to the rules and regulations associated with football
  • attends regular practice sessions and undertakes private training to maintain the required standard of fitness
  • decides on strategies in consultation with coaches
  • assesses other competitors and conditions at venues
  • competes in sporting events
  • undertakes sports promotional activities and television appearances.

Considerations

  • physically demanding
  • stressful
  • working outdoors.

Occupation snapshot
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To become a Footballer (Soccer, Rugby and AFL)

  • Advanced football skill is needed to work as a Footballer (Soccer, Rugby or AFL).

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