Grantham Town launch summer soccer school

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Grantham Town FC are launching a summer soccer school for seven to 11-year-olds at The Meres next Saturday (July 13).

Led by CRB-checked fully-qualified coaches, the sessions will run from 10.30am till 11.30am, with registration at the MCS Centre within the stadium at 10.15am.

The sessions are open to children of all abilities and will take place outdoors, so suitable clothing should be worn, including boots and shin pads.

Cost of each session is £4 per player or £20 for the full six-week course.

The MCS Centre will be open throughout, serving breakfasts and hot drinks for parents.

+ Grantham Town will be holding a series of open trials for the new under-14/15 development squad, commencing on Monday at various locations.

The club are inviting all players who have the potential and desire to become semi-professional footballers, or even to progress further up the footballing ladder, to attend the sessions.

The squad will be run by Mike Steel, a UEFA B licensed coach who also has extensive experience of coaching elite youngsters in America, and will give players the chance to play against the likes of Doncaster Rovers, York City, Boston United and others.

Full details of times and locations can be found on the Development Centre’s website:

+ The Gingerbreads are holding an open training session at The Meres tomorrow (Saturday, July 6) to give fans an idea of how the squad is shaping up. The session runs from 9.30am till 11.30am. Breakfast is available at the stadium’s MCS Centre from 10.30am.