Return to football coaching
Nov06

Return to football coaching

My husband started football coaching when my son was playing for under-7s. He took over the team completely in the under-8s season and coached the team right through to under-12s. Coaching a football team isn’t easy, especially when you’re managing the team too. As well as the actual training of the kids, you have to deal with the local FA league, the referee, the parents and the opposition managers. You have to deal with...

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The football team: The end of the line
May05

The football team: The end of the line

My son’s football team is no more. It’s been on the cards for some time now, but it’s still sad that it’s all over. My son joined the team when he was just 7. Very quickly, my husband began to help out with the coaching. As the team moved into under 8s, my husband took over as coach and manager. And he’s remained in that position ever since. The team started playing league football at under 9s, so my...

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