Eight grassroots football clubs from across England are hoping to win a massive £100,000 boost to their club coffers.
The clubs – who include Hertfordside’s Evergreen FC – each won a £50,000 grant when they were selected for the Budweiser Club Futures programme in December.
The development of coaches holds the key to England’s football future, according to England manager Roy Hodgson.
Addressing the FA council yesterday, Hodgson said that the Football Association takes player and coach development “very seriously” and can be “very proud” of St George’s Park, the FA’s new £100m national football centre.
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The Football Foundation – the UK’s largest sports charity – is offering a year-long work placement to two undergraduate students in full-time education within its Communications and External Relations team.
As the current cold snap causes more frustration for the UK’s amateur football community, many involved in the game question why we continue to battle the winter weather.
The majority of the grassroots football programme was cancelled last weekend as a blanket of snow hit many parts of the country last Friday, while this weekend’s fixtures remain in doubt for many.
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