Youth club football
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    A note from The FA

    The Football Association has been engaging with social media organisations…
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    Why practicing and learning intercepting will help with becoming…

    In this first blog of three, The FA’s youth coach developer, Paul…
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    Let’s make receiving more chaotic

    In this blog, the FA’s regional physical education officer, James…
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    For what we are about to receive

    In this blog, our early years specialist, Pete Sturgess discusses…
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    Turning with the ball

    The FA’s coach developer, Danny Fenner, breaks down the skill of turning…
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    Helping your players move with the ball

    In this blog, Suey Smith, The FA’s coach development officer, talks…
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    Why our players play

    In this blog, Yaasir Pasta who coaches Leicester Bharat U17s, explains…
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    Finishing: when do we practice it?

    In this blog, Pete Augustine, the FA’s coach development officer,…
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    The art of noticing by Neil Harrison (Girls U10 Coach)

    In this blog, Neil Harrison, U10 girls coach for Nattyeford FC, talks…
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    Putting the ball in-between the posts and under the crossbar

    In this blog, Matt Jones, The FA’s coach development officer, talks…
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    Delivering finishing practices

    In this blog, Sarah Lowden, The FA’s coach development officer, talks…
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    The match day experience - positive behaviour and managing subs…

    Hi everyone, my name is Ben Kamara-Adams. I would like to share my…
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    The Role of Others by Ellie Tanser

    In this blog, Ellie Tanser, U17 coach at Malet Lambert YC Girls &…
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    Developing skilful players: part five (extra)

    Pete Sturgess, our early years specialist, has added an extra blog…
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    Developing skilful players: part four

    In this last in the series of four, Peter Sturgess, our early years…
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    Harry's thoughts on central defending...

    We caught up with Harry Maguire last week to discuss defending, an…
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    Developing skilful players: part three

    In this third blog in a series of four, Pete Sturgess, our early years…
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    Developing skilful players: part two

    In this second blog in a series of four, Pete Sturgess, our early…
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    Developing skilful players

    In this first blog in a series of four, Pete Sturgess, our early years…
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    Falling in love with football – how do we exceed expectations…

    In this blog, our early years specialist, Pete Sturgess discusses…
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    Developing skilful players – what does the journey look like…

    In this blog, our early years specialist, Pete Sturgess discusses…
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    My coaching journey: Yasmin Hussain

    The FA’s coach development officer, Sharon Muxworthy, had the pleasure…
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    My coaching journey: Emma O’Connor

    My name is Emma O’Connor and I love football. Currently, I am a football…
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    Get ready to return to football: session ideas

    When it comes to training with your team, it’s probably been a while…
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    My coaching journey: Leah Wise

    The FA’s coach development officer, Suey Smith, had the pleasure of…