Coaches are essential for teaching and developing players at every level of football. The FA runs a support pathway for coaches leading from beginners’ courses to elite development.
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Volunteers are essential in football. Some 400,000 people keep the game running through various club roles, such as welfare officers, club secretaries and treasurers.
McDonald's is committed to providing more opportunities for new people to get into coaching and to supporting and recognising those who are already helping to deliver better quality coaching across the country.
The FA Community Awards, presented by McDonald’s recognises the hard work and dedication that goes into working in grass roots football.
If you’re thinking of volunteering in your spare time, then why not join a local club or league and help the game develop in your area?
Get Eric Harrison’s latest coaching tips. Learn from the legend who coached the Manchester United “Class of ’92” including Beckham, Giggs, Scholes and the Nevilles
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