The Football Association has announced it will invest a record sum of £260m in grassroots football over the next four years
With the number of English players in the top flight falling, the FA has increased its 2015-2019 funding for grassroots football – part of its National Game Strategy for Participation and Development – by £60m on the previous four-year period.
This will include;
• £260m fund aimed at improving coaching and facilities
• Money will help create 30 new city football hubs in England
To find out more click here; http://www.theguardian.com/football/2015/aug/12/football-association-extra-60m-grassroots-investment