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The partnership between Australia and Mexico is strong and growing. People-to-people links between Australia and Mexico are also deepening, with high numbers of Australians visiting Mexico and increasing numbers of Mexican students choosing to study in Australia.

Resident Australian population born in Mexico (2016) – 4,900
Australian residents of Mexican descent (2016) – 7,400

Team Mexico made its debut at the 2021 Touch Footy World Cup, an event which is held annually in Melbourne. The format of the World Cup is 9-a-side, mixed (men & women) and non-contact.

If you are of Mexican descent and keen to represent Mexico, please join the Team Mexico Facebook group.

Alfredo Baltazar Footy 9s Mexico

Alfredo Baltazar

Mexico Eagles

It has been amazing to play for Mexico! And it has been so much fun as well. It has also been great to meet a lot of people from other countries. If you want to learn how to play footy, being involved with AFI and Footy 9s is the way to go!