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The Kids Coach: Life lessons from football

Football is fun, but it can do a lot more for children than just provide enjoyment.

The Kids Coach Naomi Richards looks at the life lessons that children can learn from taking part in the beautiful game.

£3m boost for Scottish youth football facilities

A £3.15 million fund to help install a nationwide network of full-sized 3G pitches for youth football and rugby development in Scotland has been announced by First Minister Alex Salmond.

The CashBack for Pitches Fund will use money seized under the Proceeds of Crime Act to help install synthetic grass pitches, with a focus on projects working with young people in areas that experience problems with anti-social behaviour and crime.

Club Website revamp leads way for new developments

As you can see, we’ve recently given our homepage and main website here at a bit of a makeover.

We’ve made it even easier for any clubs or leagues out there to get themselves online with a brand new website by simplifying the registration process.

Mixed football extended to under-15s

Boys and girls as old as 15 will be able to play football in the same team in England next season following a change in the rules by the Football Association.

FA shareholders unanimously voted to raise the age limit for mixed football from under-14s to under-15s in a bid to increase the number the number of girls playing football.

One National Plan – Scotland’s grassroots football vision

A historic agreement on the future development of the non-professional game in Scotland has been made by all bodies involved in grassroots football.

For the first time, all Affiliated National Associations (ANA) and member leagues that lead the non-professional game have agreed to One National Plan – a strategy to ensure that the country’s most popular participatory sport continues to develop.

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