In a major coup, North Queensland is set to host a festival of football, with more than 3,000 people expected to descend on Mackay from July 8 through to 14 for the inaugural Football Queensland (FQ) Community Cup.
North Queensland referees are set to benefit from the appointment of former Queensland State League official Nathan O’Connor as NQ Football’s Zone Referee Development Officer.
North Queenslander India Kubin has kicked-off her international career in the best possible fashion, scoring twice in the Mini Matildas’ opening match at the AFC U-16 Women’s Championship Qualifiers in Vietnam.
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North Queensland is set for an influx of Hyundai A-League stars with PlayStation® 4 National Premier Leagues club Northern Fury announcing glamour friendlies against Melbourne City and Wellington Phoenix for September.