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Grassroots Giants

Grassroots football is where all players begin: it's the heart and soul of player development. Recently, the football world has been lit up by Manchester United's bright young talent, Marcus Rashford. Jon Hoggard caught up with David Horrocks, Development Officer & Skills Coach at Fletcher Moss Rangers to discuss what's happening at this humble club to produce so many pros.

It is a corner of the world which rarely garners headlines, a collection of football pitches nestled in south Manchester by the River Mersey a stone’s throw from the M60...

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