The Future Game – England Football Learning Resources

The Future Game

To coincide with the start of the new Football season, the college Library have purchased The Future Game, The Future Game – Grassroots books and The Future Game – 3D Animations DVD. First published in 2010, the three resources are perfect for students and staff involved at all levels of the ‘beautiful game’.

They can be found in shelf mark 796.3342 in the Sports section of the Nuneaton Campus Library

The Future Game is a brand new blueprint for the overall future of football in this country. Included in the 275 page guide is The FA’s playing and coaching philosophy and guidelines for player development in age specific sections with over a 100 practice sessions. The Future Game has been worked up collaboratively with expert coaches from the professional game.

The Future Game – Grassroots is the essential guide for coaches working with young players in the grass roots game. Aiming to develop their experience, capture imagination and ignite enthusiasm, this book is packed with expert research into young players and advice on creating a positive learning environment.

The boxset contains:

A guide to The FA’s playing and coaching philosophy
A guide to age-appropriate practices with coaching session plans.
An engaging DVD

Lastly, The Future Game – 3D Animations DVD is a coaching animation tool created by the FA Licensed Coaches’ Club in partnership with TactX, to animate the practice syllabus from The Future Game. Over 100 age-appropriate practice sessions are included, each with downloadable practice progressions and key coaching points along with session plans that can also be transferred to other devices.

More information on The Future Game can be found at:

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Let’s Get Physical survey

Help decide the College Sporting Activities you want!Picture1
Have your say by completing the Let’s Get Physical survey on Moodle (after logging into Moodle). To say thanks, you will be entered into a draw for iTunes vouchers on Mon 11th February.

Picture2My name is Hannah Milde. My role is to organise sports activities at College. Contact me: or in the Sports Office.

Anatomy, physiology, health & safety – new amazing e-resources

The college library has just enabled access to two amazing e-resources: Primal Pictures & SafetyCare Montie.

Primal Pictures: Anatomy & Physiology Online is an interactive digital learning tool that comprises 19 fully interactive body-system modules. It includes interactive 3D models, narrated animations and illustrations, pronunciation guides, dissection slides, and other multimedia; as well as more than 250 clinical topics and case studies. It will be of use to anyone studying biology, health and care, sport and complementary therapies.

SafetyCare Montie is a large collection of training videos primarily for engineering and construction environments, and at some degree – for beauty specialists.

To access both products, go to

Free Sport and Leisure Magazines

Leisure Mediat Digital offers free subscriptions to the digital editions of their Sport and Leisure magazines:

Leisure Opportunities (26 issues)
The leading news and recruitment magazine for the leisure industry

Health Club Management (11 issues)
The latest news, interviews, features and analysis for the health and fitness market.

Spa Business (4 issues)
Spa Business magazine is a quarterly publication for operators, owners, investors, managers and policy-makers in the worldwide spa market.

Spa Opportunities (24 issues)
News, training, and recruitment for all sectors of the global spa market.

Sports Management (4 issues)
The latest on sports funding, policy, facilities and management

Attractions Management (4 issues)
The only dedicated magazine for all areas of the international attractions industry

Leisure Management (4 issues)
Total market coverage and anaylsis for senior policy makers and managers.