Football (Soccer) goal sales exceed those of AFL goal posts or any other code

Football Federation Victoria (FFV) is delighted to announce its partnership renewal with Abel Sports until 2018.

As Australia's leading manufacturer and supplier of premium quality flag poles, facility football goals, futsal goals, coaches' boxes, team shelters and more, Abel Sports has been a integral partner of FFV and the Victorian football community and will continue on as its official facility equipment supplier.

Abel Sports has completed a number of beneficial projects since joining the Victorian football family including providing complimentary custom goal nets for every PlayStation 4 National Premier Leagues (NPL and NPL1) Victoria clubs which allowed clubs to showcase their "true colours." Abel Sports will continue provide custom goal nets to any new clubs who enter the competition next season and beyond.

Abel Sports has also provided FFV with new facility equipment at the State Football Centre in Darebin which will be used for future competition matches, FFV high performance squad training and even the upcoming Summer Sevens competition.

Peter Mercer, general manager of Abel Sports said: "This year was the first in Abel’s history where football goal sales exceeded those of AFL Goal Posts or any other code."

FFV looks forward to continuing its successful and mutually beneficial relationship with Abel Sports, a partnership that will continue the evolution of upgrading football sports systems to reflect improved product quality, portability, storage, safety and security standards for the benefit of Victorian football over the next few years.

Abel Sports football goals are custom made in their Melbourne factory and Abel Sports guarantee not only the manufactured product but also the installation when installed.

Call Abel Sports on 1300 193 714 or (03) 9318 9616 or visit for all your facility equipment needs.

For all information on FFV commercial partnerships, please visit or email Anthony Grima, General Manager – Commercial and Media at