• Email the club

Coaches resources

COVID-19 related resource

Download the 8 Week Football Maintenance Program designed to fit in to current COVID-19 restrictions – from a UK organisation called Pro Football Support

Player Health

Heading and Concussion

Information has just been released by the CDSFA with relation to young players heading the ball. Please click the link below to read this very important article.

Laws of the Game 2021

Needing to brush up on the current laws of the game? Click the link below to see the up to date changes published by The International Football Association Board.

Coaches and Managers Meetings

Did you miss some important information in the meeting? You can access the slides below.

Equipment

Equipment is required for the beginning of March for Winter competitions and end of August for Summer competitions.

Equipment is stored in the Mackey Park Club House. Please REMEMBER, that equipment is only issues to registered Coaches.

  • Training balls and bag
  • Bibs and cones
  • MFC online shop voucher (this will be emailed to you)
  • If you have good equipment from previous years, please top up
  • Please bin any damaged equipment

Training area bookings

U8 to U11 teams

  • Trainings areas available for the coach to book.
  • This age group has priority on bookings before 7:00pm
  • Over 100 training areas are available for this age group
  • Training area sizes are approximately 30m x 25m

U12 up, including Senior teams

  • Trainings areas available for the coack to book.
  • This age group has priority on bookings after 7:00pm
  • Over 55 training areas are available for this age group
  • Training area sizes are approximately 30m x 50m

Other online resources

Player coaching

This free online course takes you through a player centred coaching philosophy. It’s focus is on changing how you coach and your approach as an educator

Coaching manual

Developed out of Southampton FC Academy, the Coaching Manual has some excellent material – plans, ideas, interviews and much much more. You can sign up for free with limited access or join.