The Scottish Football Association
Ross County and Scottish FA support special needs school

Play

Ross County and Scottish FA support special needs school

Wednesday, 04 April 2012


The Scottish FA and Ross County Football Club are making an impact in the Ross-shire community by offering football coaching to special needs school St Clements.

 

The school has a long association with the Dingwall club.

 

Each week the Scottish FA and Ross County's community coach, Steven Ferguson, takes a group of children for an hour long football coach at the Highland Football Academy.

 

He explained: “The children absolutely love football and enjoy each and every session. The coaching allows the children to get some exercise as well and play the beautiful game that everyone in the country should have the opportunity to play."

 

The sessions allowed the school to enter a Junior team into the Disability Football Festival where they managed to beat all the odds and come away with a silver medal.
 

Steven added: “Winning the silver medal was a great achievement for the children, teachers and the school, however as long as the children enjoy their footballing experience then that is all that really matters.

 

If you would like more information on Disability Football in Scotland please contact opportunities@Scottishfa.co.uk
 

Or follow us on Twitter: Scottishfa_dis


<< Back
Focus on Youth
Focus on Youth

RSS Feed

Midnight League part...Fri, 25 Jul 2014
The Bank of Scotland Midnight League is a national network of five-a-side football which is proving to bring positive ch ... Read More...
Cowan Park rallies c...Fri, 11 Jul 2014
The sun beamed down on East Renfrewshire, as the glorious weather paved the way for the showcasing of an equality impres ... Read More...
Explore More...
adidas Bank of Scotland Midnight Leagues Cashback for Communities Mars logo McDonalds sportScotland Tesco Bank