Grassroots Coaching Network

Grassroots Coaching Network


To provide our grassroots coaching workforce with opportunities to network, learn and interact wit the grassroots coaching community with Manchester FA supporting their ongoing development as a coach



Coach Development CPD

- Six practical coach development CPD events with FA Coach Development Officers

Futsal / Goalkeeper Coach Development Programme

- Specific 7 part development programme for Futsal/GK coaches

- Catered mentoring Support

- Access to other Coach Development Opportunities

Access to MFA Coaches Conference

- Full day CPD event

- Professional coaches working with grassroots players

- £40 registration 

- Free gift/coaching aid

Grassroots Coach Development Programme

- Specific 7 part development programme for grassroots coaches

- Catered mentoring support

- Access to oother Coach Development Opportunities

MFA Coaches Coffee Club

- Quarterly online coach development get togethers

- Special guests joining each time

- Friday mornings

- Free to join

Newly Qualified Coach Development Support

- Specifc CPD workshops - 'Intro to delivering a practical coaching session'

- Practical sessions to compliment and support coaches having completed the online Introduction to Coaching Football course. 

- Manchester FA delivered

- Free of Charge

Coach Development Support Staff

James Longdin (Coach Development Officer) -