Man v Fat football tackling obesity

Man v Fat football tackling obesity
  • Dave and Dan have lost 15 stone between them via Man v Fat football
  • It's been backed by Jamie Oliver and innumerable health organisations
  • Matches are decided on goals scored and pounds lost

“My doctor told me I’d be dead within ten years,” Dave Oh, 46, told FIFA.com. “I had high blood pressure, high cholesterol, sleep apnea and fatty liver. I was at big risk of heart disease.

“I’ve always been big, but while I was living in Hong Kong, my diet was terrible and I ballooned to 132kg (almost 21 stone). I’d moved back to England and I remember travelling to New York. When you’re obese, you’re embarrassed on a day-to-day basis, but this occasion I remember feeling particularly embarrassed by the holiday photos and by struggling to fit into my seat on the plane.