Monday, June 17, 2019

UEFA’s Equal Game Initiative Lights Up Champions League Final Celebrations

European football’s showpiece event isn’t just about the game’s elite; it’s about the grassroots game too. While the game’s richest and most talented players are given the ultimate stage on which to shine, the people who play the game on...

The Premier League and FA Join Forces to Save Grassroots Football

It’s hard to read anything about grassroots football these days without hearing about the hardship that local clubs, associations and players are being forced to endure. There’s more money in the game than ever before, yet there are still...

Are football academies taking players on too young?

So the FA have announced this week that football for under eights should not be played in a league system. The object of this is to put the fun back into football for young players and make winning games less...

Does England’s World Cup Run Demonstrate the Country’s Grassroots Strategy is Working?

Regardless of what you think about England’s performances in the 2018 World Cup, there’s no doubt that this run is capturing the imagination of the country. Politicians are talking about the team in Parliament, airline captains are announcing results...