The AFL NAB Cup Games are being played Â all over Australia this weekend .
The NRL Season kicked off in a Knights VS Dragons Game , on Thursday 1 March .
Large country towns are also seeing some footy action , with the Lions versus Blues Game in Queensland, Â a sellout .
All Clubs have grappled with injuries to players , off field dramas , hatchings , matchings and despatchings , over the off season Â Summer months. Â Currently Melbourne FC are dealing with issues confronting talented indigenous player Liam Jurrah . Â Fans , wearing their football jumpers , jerseys , guernseys , are eager to enjoy the pre- season NAB Cup , prior toÂ the AFL 2012 Home and Away Season starting on Saturday the 24th March .