The brmb Grass Roots Football Show has announced a partnership with The FA and community partner, McDonald’s ahead of the 2011 show at the NEC.
The official partnership, follows the event launch by The FA’s Director of Football Development, Sir Trevor Brooking.
Throughout the show The FA and McDonald’s will be holding coaching sessions in the McDonald’s Inflatable Arena whilst The FA Theatre will play host to a number of seminars and key note speeches.
As part of this year’s show, which takes place between June 3rd-5th at the NEC in Birmingham, Eric Harrison, McDonald’s Head of Coaching, former Manchester United Youth Coach and the man responsible for developing the talent of “Fergie’s Fledglings” will be offering his insight and advice through a Q&A session on Friday June 3rd.
Harrison said: "Through my role as McDonald’s Head of Coaching I continue to be active in the grass roots game across the UK. Training young players and coaches alike has always been a great passion and I’m looking forward to taking part in the Grass Roots Football Show and sharing my experience with such a large number of like minded individuals."
Joanna Burns, director of the brmb Grass Roots Football Show added: "We are delighted to announce this landmark partnership.
"Our intention from the outset has been to make this show the biggest and best there has ever been and the partnership with The FA and McDonald’s is a huge step towards achieving that goal."
To find out more about the Grass Roots Football Show visit www.grassrootsfootballl.co.uk.