Children under the age of 12 years have been banned from heading the football in training in England, Northern Ireland and Scotland.
The ban has been implemented after research from the University of Edinburgh showed a possible link between football players and head trauma.
At Lionstrike, we're joining in with the Black Friday deals bonanza by offering 20% off ALL of our products - Lionstrike brands as well as Mitre and Nike products.
This is a rare opportunity to buy specialist lightweight footballs at a discounted price in time for the Christmas holidays! These footballs make great presents during Xmas time and boys and girls love our footballs!
Take advantage now - sale ends on Monday 28th November 2016 - at www.lionstrike.net
So here it is...we are providing Lionstrike footballs as prizes in AW Football Coaching's competition!
Time to show us your football skills...
There's two age categories:
- 2-5 years and 6-8 years
One winner will be selected, by Dipesh from Lionstrike, from each group and win a Lionstrike football!
Post a 10/15 second video to our page of your child demonstrating their best footie tekkers
- Scoring a goal
- Toe taps
- Keepy uppys
- Whatever they can do - just have fun!
Tag Alex awfootballcoaching Warner and include #AWFCSkills...
Beecholme Belles FC, Surrey's only club dedicated to girls, has selected Lionstrike to be their supplier of lightweight footballs as part of training and development sessions at Beecholme Belles across all age groups.
The footballs chosen are Lionstrike 210s (size 3), Lionstrike 260s (size 4) and Mitre Jnr Lite 360 (size 5), and will be used as part of coaching and training sessions with the aim of improving technique - whilst still making football fun!
Lorraine Kennedy, chairman of Beecholme Belles, commented, "We trialled the Lionstrike footballs and our managers were delighted with the results....