Tag: Girls Centre of Excellence

  • Newcastle United Women – History Makers!

    Sunday 1st May 2022 a historic day for Newcastle United Women when they played at St James Park for the very first time. Everything about this event was truly exciting and the build up was really good to promote the history making event. I still I don’t really think though that anyone could have imagined […]

  • FA Regional Talent Clubs

    On Friday 29th April it was announced who had been successful in the new restructure to the Elite girls game. Replacing the Centre of Excellence set up is the new Regional Talent Clubs. The main difference is that now it is tiered (very much like the boys Academy system). The license is subject to Sport England […]

  • 118 Sessions!

    118 Session Plans The session plans were all used over two seasons of working with the Under 11 age group. Adapted for a smaller number of players if any were not available for training, so please feel free to use and adapt anything you see! As I am sure a lot of them were sessions I […]

  • Workshop – A Head for Talent

      This was the second workshop in a series of four around Talent, specifically designed for The FA Girls Centre of Excellence coaches. This was therefore a mix between Sports Coach UK and The FA staff. The first workshop focused on ‘What is Talent?’ with plenty of debates around what each person saw as talent […]