POSTPONED DUE TO PITCH CONDITIONS

This time of year managers, coaches and players from across the country await the dreaded inevitable. Whether it be via an email, text message or a social media update, the crushing words “postponed due to pitch conditions”, not only dampens the spirit of many, it reduces the amount of time people play. Even if a…

Call for Papers, football and health improvement

Dear all, We would like to raise your attention to the forthcoming call for papers. Call for Papers, Special Issue on ‘Football and Health Improvement’ Guest Editors: Daniel Parnell and Andy Pringle Following on from our co-edited Special Issue ‘Football and Inclusivity’, which is currently in-press, colleagues at the Centre of Active Lifestyles (Institute of Sport Physical…

Special Issue: Football and Inclusivity (Soccer and Society)

SOCCER & SOCIETY: Special Issue: Football and Inclusivity Guest Editors: Daniel Parnell and David Richardson CONTENTS Introduction Daniel Parnell and David Richardson (To link to this article click here or open/free access here). Click here for 50 FREE Downloads of the Introduction. Corporate social responsibility and social partnerships in professional football  Geoff Walters and Mark Panton (To link to this article click here). Little United and…