Looking back on the Wimmera Football League's recess

Matt Currill
July 4 2020 - 1:00pm
Flashback | The years without the Wimmera Football League
Flashback | The years without the Wimmera Football League

The 2020 football season will be remembered not for the feats of any one team, but for a sense of emptiness. 

However it's not the first time the Wimmera Football League will be without without a premier.

Last year, MATT CURRILL delved into history behind the Wimmera league's recess during the Second World War and the rebel football competition that was born from it.

ON the Wimmera Football League's list of premiers, there's a blank space between 1941 and 1945, but that doesn't mean football was dormant.

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Matt Currill

Matt Currill

Sports reporter with The Courier

Matt covers the Ballarat Football Netball League and cricket. Get in touch at matt.currill@thecourier.com.au

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