Last updated : Sunday, 14 April 2024


Man v Fat Football is an amateur football league for men with a BMI of 27.5 or over. The league was founded in 2011 by Andrew Atkinson, who wanted to create a way for men to lose weight and get fit through playing football.

The league now has over 100,000 players in over 200 cities around the world. Players are placed in teams with other men who are trying to lose weight, and they play football every week. The league also provides support and resources to help players lose weight and get fit.

How it works

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To join Man v Fat Football, you need to have a BMI of 27.5 or over. You can then sign up for a team in your local area. Teams play football every week, and the league also provides support and resources to help players lose weight and get fit.

The league has a number of different formats, including 5-a-side, 7-a-side, and 11-a-side. The cost of playing varies depending on the format and the location.


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There are many benefits to playing in Man v Fat Football. These include:

  • Losing weight and getting fit
  • Making new friends
  • Having fun
  • Getting support from other players and coaches
  • Reducing the risk of developing chronic diseases


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