Posts Tagged ‘Premier League’

Premier League and England star Duncan Watmore becomes Football Foundation Ambassador

Sunderland AFC and England Under-21 star, Duncan Watmore, was today announced as an Ambassador for the Football Foundation – the charity that develops better grassroots sport facilities with money from the Premier League, The FA and the Government. Duncan Watmore plays for Premier League side Sunderland AFC and made his debut for the club in […]

Ben Shephard: ‘£1.5m will help Grow the Game amongst under-represented groups’

TV presenter and Football Foundation Ambassador, Ben Shephard, announced today that £1.5m of funding from the Premier League and The FA will be made available to aid the development of grassroots football clubs. Any clubs can apply, providing they meet basic eligibility criteria, although this year sees a particular emphasis placed on increasing the number […]

Lord Pendry impressed by new facilities at Centre that produced Nicky Butt

Lord Pendry returned the North West on Friday, where he was once the MP for Stalybridge & Hyde, to visit Droylsden Community and Sports Centre’s clubhouse and third generation (3G) artificial grass pitch (AGP). The newly opened facilities, funded by the Football Foundation, are already making a significant contribution to grassroots sport in the area. […]