Blyth Town Football Club is celebrating this month after winning a £100,000 as part of the Budweiser Club Futures programme.
One of eight clubs selected to win a £50,000 grant as part of the scheme in December, the Northumberland outfit, , whose first team plays in the Northern Alliance Premier Division, won a nationwide Facebook vote to secure the £100,000 ‘super grant’.
The Scottish FA has launched a new girls-only pilot of the Tesco Bank Football Challenge in a bid to increase the number of girls playing football in Scotland.
Scotland women’s national coach, Anna Signeul, was at the Linlithgow School this month to see primary three pupils kicking-off the programme.
The Football Foundation has launched a brand new survey which aims to get feedback from people using artificial grass pitches.
This simple survey enables you to provide your first-hand experience of playing and coaching on an artificial grass pitch and will be used to help inform research that the Foundation is conducting into these types of playing surfaces.
APR01! You didn’t really believe that did you?
Of course not, you’re just here to see where the link pointed.
After the year that she’s just had you could forgive Casey Stoney for thinking of 2013 as a bit of an anticlimax, not that she will.
The Lincoln Ladies star says 2012 was, quite simply, “the best twelve months of my life”.