Football, Friendship and Mental Health

“It’s not just about football, it’s about friendships.” – Alastair Campbell Alastair Campbell is well-known as a political strategist, writer and broadcaster, but he’s also a big football fan. As a lifelong supporter of Burnley and Scotland, he is aware that football brings something into his life that has had an important role to play […]

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Developing in a Positive Training Environment

“You don’t learn in an easy environment.” – Kev McNaughton Kev McNaughton believes that environment is key in terms of getting the best out of young players, so what is a positive training environment? Getting Out of the Comfort Zone As a youth player, Kev remembers the tough but enjoyable training days he experienced at […]

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