Grassroots football

Creating a network of connected grassroots football clubs across the UK, breaking
down barriers and improving digital, education and football skills.

Gareth meets an EE Playmaker

Find out what happened when Gareth Southgate met Harvey Greenaway, one of over 100,000 EE Playmakers who are getting involved in grassroots football.

Connected Club Cup

Football doesn’t have to just be on a pitch. The Connected Club Cup was an online FIFA tournament that saw 400 players battle it out online.

The epic competition culminated in a live final at Wembley Stadium, with six finalists competing in front of an online Twitch audience of 175,000.

Irish FA National Coaching Certificate

We’re working with the Irish FA to inspire a new generation of women to get into grassroots football and coaching.

We’re giving aspiring female coaches a helping hand, providing bursaries for 100 women a year to take the Irish FA’s National Coaching Certificate.