Dan Ashworth has been confirmed as the Football Association’s new Director of Elite Development.
The 41-year old will follow Roy Hodgson into the England camp from West Bromwich Albion where he has spent eight years, most recently as Sporting and Technical Director – a role he has held since July 2008.
Grassroots clubs from across Scotland visited Hampden Park yesterday for the Scottish FA’s Club Together conference.
Scotland legend and UEFA Technical Director Andy Roxburgh and Scottish FA CEO Stewart Regan were among a host of guest speakers imparting their insight on how to nurture the grassroots game.
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Sir Geoff Hurst is one of a host of famous faces who adorn the walls of St George’s Park, the FA’s new National Football Centre.
Although the £100m centre in Burton on Trent has been designed to secure the future of English football, the past is not forgotten.
Scotland star Robert Snodgrass returned to his former school in Glasgow to launch a new initiative aimed at increasing participation of 12-18 year olds in football.
The Scotland and Norwich City midfielder returned to St Mungo’s Academy to help launch the Vauxhall School Futsal programme, run by the Scottish FA and National Team Sponsor, Vauxhall Motors.