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FA hopes to inspire youth

Published: Wednesday 25 May 2011, 9.05CET
We find out about the grassroots events organised in England in conjuction with the UEFA Champions League final.
FA hopes to inspire youth
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Published: Wednesday 25 May 2011, 9.05CET

FA hopes to inspire youth

We find out about the grassroots events organised in England in conjuction with the UEFA Champions League final.

The Football Association hopes to inspire the country's young footballers with a series of grassroots events arranged across England to coincide with UEFA Grassroots Day and the hosting of the UEFA Champions League final. We spoke to the FA's Head of Grassroots Coaching, Les Howie, to find out more.

Last updated: 15/02/17 14.50CET

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