Three parents watch on from the side of a pitch as a coach takes a session with a group of children.

Player Pathways Guidance For Parents And Carers

It is common in a football environment to hear words such as “Academy”, “Elite”, “Development”, “Provider’ or “Child-Focused” but what do these phrases mean and how important are they to ensuring a safe, fun and inclusive experience for all young people?

The below document provides an insight into what these different environments look like, clarity around what having a child focus should and needs to look like and makes you aware of what all providers or facilitators of football for young people are required to have in place.

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