Special summer programme on grass – contact us for info

Forward Football is an innovative coachingAshley, Bob and ChrisHarrow 12-14s with Ashley Young and development programme for young players between the ages of 9 to 17 and coaches of youth football.

We want to give those players who have a desire to progress and develop their football abilities and understanding both on and off the pitch an opportunity to go on to play at the very best level they can achieve.

Our patron is Aston Villa and England’s Ashley Young.


Ashley Young recently visited our Harrow course, see photos here!

Read about us in the Watford Observer

ProgrammeWe deliver expert, professional coaching courses at elite venues specifically tailored to help young players reach their potential across our Key Areas (see right).

Courses are built around the ‘Areas of Play’; Goalkeeping (in partnership with GK Icon), Defending, Midfield play, Attacking and very importantly, Game Understanding.

At our full courses, top quality Adidas training and playing kits will be provided for players to keep.


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BaldockHarrowWe believe that a training environment plays an integral role in a young player’s development and enjoyment. Therefore we are careful to pick only the best facilities.

We work to a Quality not Quantity standard with a limited number of course places available for each venue and age range.

Please email bookings@forward-football.net for booking and news on availability.


Baldock – The Arena (pictured top)
Harrow – Harrow School (pictured bottom)
Watford – Parmiters School

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For CoachesWe value the hard working managers and coaches in Grass Roots Football.

Therefore we are excited to deliver coach education courses showing age-specific related practices, which enhance play enjoyment and learning. We will give you ideas on how to improve and encourage your players and show you how to implement your thoughts on the game.

It will be fun and challenging for the coaches and help you to help your players develop.


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TournamentsWe are holding small-sided tournaments for local clubs at our three venues.

They will be professionally organised and will run on schedule. We will provide expert support to clubs and coaches during these tournaments should they wish to take advantage of the time.

Of course the young players will enjoy playing under lights in these small-sided tournaments as a break from their normal routine.


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Future DevelopmentsFuture DevelopmentsWe are currently planning our first courses specifically for school half-term.

Over the next 12 months Forward Football will be developing residential courses for mature players and fun weeks for younger players in addition to the current programme.


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Please contact us using the details on the right – we can’t wait to hear from you!

Bob Hill - Coaching Director

Bob Hill
Coaching Director

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Chris Cummins

Chris Cummins
Coaching Director

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GOOOOAAAAAAAAL!!!

GOOOOAAAAAAAAL!!!
Our poster design revealed

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Ashley Young

Forward Football is supported by Englands Ashley Young

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