'Minimise headers': Capital Football await Football Australia's guidance after two more studies point to danger of head injuries in sport

Isobel Cootes
By Isobel Cootes
February 28 2022 - 6:30pm
Capital Football is awaiting guidance from Football Australia on a heading policy. Picture: Dion Georgopoulos

Capital Football is encouraging Canberra soccer clubs to minimise heading exercises as it awaits guidance from Football Australia on a heading policy, after two more studies point to the danger of head injuries in sport.

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Isobel Cootes

Isobel Cootes

Journalist

Sports reporter at The Canberra Times. A Novocastrian with a passion for football (or soccer as they call it in the capital) via The Examiner and The Port Lincoln Times.