England striker Peter Crouch says small-sided football is the way forward to develop the next generation of international players.
Speaking at the launch of the FA’s Future Game – Grassroots document at Wembley Stadium yesterday, the Tottenham Hotspur striker said: “If you play nine or 10 year olds on a pitch the size of Wembley, you’re not going to get much out of it.
Football coaches from across the full spectrum of the game gathered at Wembley Stadium today as the FA launched their new blueprint for the future of football coaching in England.
England managers Fabio Capello, Hope Powell and Stuart Pearce joined over 600 grassroots coaches at the launch of The Future Game, a technical document aimed at developing a new generation of young players through age-appropriate football coaching.
An unsung hero of Suffolk’s grassroots football community has been honoured by a national award in recognition to his achievements in promoting and developing wheelchair football in the area.
Simon O’Brien-Ellington said he accepted the Barclays Community Sports Award on behalf of the Ipswich Charioteers Wheelchair FC, the club he established with his wife Catherine in 2007.
Prime Minister David Cameron today announced a rethink of controversial government plans to cut funding for school sports.
He told the House of Commons that the government was looking again at the decision and were talking to headteachers to come up with a workable solution.
Hundreds of thousands of moustaches around the world face the chop this evening as Movember draws to an end, meaning Club Website will be a much smoother place tomorrow morning.
For the last 30 days, the guys in Club Website HQ and our fellow Mo Bros around the country have been growing moustaches to raise money and awareness for men’s health.