From playing in the non-league he has become a household name. In 2016, he helped Leicester City make history by winning the Premier League, and this summer he will achieve the pinnacle of international football by playing in the World Cup. Born in 1987 in Sheffield, Vardy’s career began with Sheffield Wednesday. He was released…Read More
Sport in Ireland will be the beneficiary of major funding under the “Project Ireland 2040” initiative. Minister for Sport Shane Ross (pictured above) pledged funding across the country to boost facilities and help elite athletes flourish. Former Olympic boxing gold medalist Michael Carruth welcomed the news of the government funding. “The funding is great news,”…Read More
The Football Association has announced a major increase in grassroots funding and several initiatives to boost diversity within the game. The new plan is in response to the Eni Aluko affair which eventually led to the sacking of England women’s team manager Mark Sampson and to soul-searching within the FA about why the organisation continues…Read More
We’d like to wish all our users a Happy New Year and every success with your teams in 2018. At Teamer, we may not be able to help with performance but we can certainly aid you in your team’s preparation for the months ahead. With that in mind, here are five tips to get your…Read More
An FA and Football Foundation initiative is set to substantially increase participation in our national game amongst underrepresented groups. £2.36m of investment from The FA has been awarded to 728 clubs by the Football Foundation, which delivers the Grow the Game scheme on behalf of the national governing body for football. This investment will enable…Read More
A proposed Australian sports lottery has been criticised by the Australian Lottery and Newsagents Association. Federal Sports Minister Greg Hunt has started discussions over a lottery that would be used as a means to address a funding shortfall in Australian sports. The lottery would help fund elite and grassroots sport and help address the decline…Read More
Our friends at the Football Foundation, the largest sports charity in the UK (funded by the Premier League, The FA and Sport England), sent out their latest Onside magazine last week. A great read as always, and it is great to see the impact their investment in facilities around the UK is having on participation…Read More
We were honoured to be invited to the official opening ceremony of the West Ham Foundation’s new all-weather 3G pitch yesterday. It was really great to see how funding from the Football Foundation (in conjunction with the Premier League & The FA Facilities Fund) is being put to use to really deliver a fantastic facility…Read More
The Football Association has announced a new overseas broadcast deal for the FA Cup which it says could have a “transformational” impact on the grassroots game in England.
The record six-year deal with Pitch International and IMG, which will begin in the 2018/19 season, is reported to be worth £800m.Read More
As the new grassroots football season gets underway there are subs to be paid, so there’s no better time to sign up to Teamer Payments – the simple and secure way for your team to collect money.
Whether your players pay an upfront fee at the start of the season or smaller weekly subs – or both! – then Teamer…Read More