Re-Starting Competitive Grassroots

Following new guidelines from the FA it is now possible to play competitive football in training, with friendlies possible from 1 August. Detailed guidelines are available in full on the FA website but please remember: Parents/carers must complete the track and trace form before contact training can begin. Your team manager will provide this. Parents/carers … Continue reading Re-Starting Competitive Grassroots

Celtic Juniors U11s Pay Respects to One of Their Biggest Supporters

Stalybridge Celtic Juniors under 11s paid their respects to one of their biggest supporters at their first training session since lockdown. Sadly, one of the team members lost his grandad recently and as a mark of respect, the boys impeccably observed a minute silence at their first training session, joined by the coaches and the … Continue reading Celtic Juniors U11s Pay Respects to One of Their Biggest Supporters

FA Give Go-Ahead for Training to Resume

Following the announcement from the FA and confirmation from Cheshire FA, football training is now permitted to resume with strict social distancing restrictions in place. 'Football training or fitness activities in groups of no more than six, keeping two meters apart at all times.' The full updated guidance on permitted grassroots football activity can be … Continue reading FA Give Go-Ahead for Training to Resume

Grassroots Volunteer and… Self Employed

Name: Matthew Sewell Role: U6s moving to U7s Coach Number of months/years volunteering:1year Proudest moment so far:Having entered our 1st tournament we won but going back in to a second tournament with much tougher opposition and winning comfortably, seeing all the boys making progress has been one of many proud moments Hours put in per … Continue reading Grassroots Volunteer and… Self Employed

Grassroots Volunteer and… Manager for Hallmark Cards

Name: Mark Nolan Role: Under 7's Whites Number of months/years volunteering:Almost 2 years. Proudest moment so far:Getting our first win, we started with 2 heavy defeats and a close loss, but the boys didn't get down hearted and won on their third attempt, they became a team  that's what makes me so proud. Hours put … Continue reading Grassroots Volunteer and… Manager for Hallmark Cards