Home News ‘Everybody should be allowed to play football’

‘Everybody should be allowed to play football’

2
0
  • 3 months ago
  • 1Minute
  • 105Words
  • 26Views

A football club has launched inclusive training sessions for disabled children.

Shaun Culpin, from Coalville FC in Leicestershire, was inspired to set up the initiative two years ago after he received a phone call from a coach at a mainstream football camp, asking him to collect his autistic son who was “struggling”.

“Within these sessions, the kids and the parents feel comfortable,” said Mr Culpin, disability activator at the club.

“Football is for everybody. Everybody should be allowed to play football.”

Video journalist: Alex Thorp

Follow BBC East Midlands on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram. Send your story ideas to eastmidsnews@bbc.co.uk.


Source link

Previous articleAGCS names new global HR head
Next articleRepublic of Ireland 2-2 Belgium: Late Alan Browne goal earns Republic draw in friendly

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here