Football (page 1)


New chapter for club

Michael Carrick and Alan Shearer are just two names on an illustrious list of footballers who have nurtured skills and transformed their lives at Wallsend...

in Football - 5 days, 3 hours ago


CLS Sports project

The Football Association of Wales (FAW) officially opened its £5m Colliers Park National Football Development Centre, near Wrexham, on 22 September, a...

in Football - 1 week ago


Jeff Curwen praised

Manager Danny Grainger has praised departing Workington Reds groundsman Jeff Curwen after the stalwart ended his 16-year association with the club

in Football - 1 week, 5 days ago


Local pros return home

Portsmouth winger, Gareth Evans and former Derby County midfielder, James Bailey, returned to their local roots to celebrate the opening of three newly...

in Football - 1 week, 5 days ago


Q&A with Ben Kay

Ben Kay - working outside is the best and worst part of the job

in Football - 1 week, 6 days ago


Ben Kay's dual role

On a wet day in spring (when isn’t it in the north-west of England?) Lee Williams met with Ben Kay, Head Groundsman at Fulwood Academy and part-time...

in Football - 1 week, 6 days ago


RJ deal with Suffolk FA

The Ipswich turf machinery company has revealed it will once again be supporting the region's unsung heroes

in Football - 2 weeks ago


£36,000 facelift

Work has begun on a new 3G football pitch as part of a park’s multi-million pound transformation – and it will be free for people to use

in Football - 2 weeks, 1 day ago


Revised plans

Revised plans for AFC Bournemouth’s new multi-million pound training ground are in line for approval by BCP Council this week

in Football - 2 weeks, 5 days ago


Slimbridge so satisfied

Slimbridge AFC officials say they can scarcely take in the enormity of their success on the national stage

in Football - 2 weeks, 6 days ago


Wellingborough's new 3G

A new all-weather sports pitch has opened to the public in Wellingborough despite letters of objection

in Football - 3 weeks, 3 days ago


MM60 superior for Stoke

When Andy Jackson, grounds manager at Stoke City FC, trialled a number of different seed mixtures eight years ago, he felt that there was one in particular...

in Football - 3 weeks, 5 days ago


Mick Balmforth RIP

Mr Balmforth, who died on Tuesday, September 10, had an association with Liversedge FC stretching back over 30 years and held the roles of secretary, groundsman...

in Football - 3 weeks, 6 days ago


New facilities at Rectory

TV presenter Mark Clemmit was in attendance as Middlesex County FA celebrated the first anniversary of the newly opened facilities at their Rectory Park...

in Football - 4 weeks ago


Stoke City Going Green

Andy Jackson, Grounds Manager at Stoke City FC, has chosen a natural alternative to caring for the pitches at both the club's bet365 Stadium and Clayton...

in Football - 1 month ago


Q&A with Paul Wilson

Paul Wilson - he hates snakes but has interesting shark trivia

in Football - 1 month ago


Redcar Athletic interview

The club was established in 1993 as Teesside Athletic and initially played in the Teesside League. In 2005, they joined the Wearside League and, in 2010,...

in Football - 1 month ago


Home games tricky?

Austrian artist Klaus Littmann has transformed the Wörthersee Stadion in Klagenfurt, Austria, into a forest as part of an art installation looking to...

in Football - on 10/9/19