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Finland's grassroots programme

Published: Tuesday 17 August 2010, 9.00CET
We find out why fun is at the heart of the Football Association of Finland's youth programme.

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Published: Tuesday 17 August 2010, 9.00CET

Finland's grassroots programme

We find out why fun is at the heart of the Football Association of Finland's youth programme.

The UEFA Training Ground speaks to grassroots managers Timo Huttinen and Marko Viitanen about the good health of the Football Assocation of Finland's grassroots programme, including their commitment to girls football and schemes to get youngsters interested in coaches and referees.

Last updated: 17/04/12 18.11CET

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