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COACHING DEBATE: SHOULD WE BAN OUR CHILDREN FROM HEADING FOOTBALLS?

Last week, it was revealed that the Scottish Football Association are set to ban heading footballs in training for children under the age of 12. This comes as a result of a study by the University of Glasgow which found that former professional footballers are three and a half times more likely to suffer from … Continue reading COACHING DEBATE: SHOULD WE BAN OUR CHILDREN FROM HEADING FOOTBALLS?

IS THE JUMP FROM NON-LEAGUE PART-TIMER TO PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALLER BECOMING MORE COMMON?

For millions of children across the globe, playing professional football in the English Premier League remains the ultimate goal. With money pouring into the English game and at an exponential rate, the elite clubs now possess scouting networks which can discover any young talent, from every corner of the earth. In fact, clubs like Chelsea … Continue reading IS THE JUMP FROM NON-LEAGUE PART-TIMER TO PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALLER BECOMING MORE COMMON?

My first post…

This is the first post on my new blog. I’m just getting this new blog going, so watch out for new posts coming soon. We’ll talk all things non-league and the increase in players successfully making the step up to the professional leagues. Stay tuned!