A fully revised and updated version of this successful title, which looks at the rules of football. The author, Jim Kelman, is a former football player and certified FA coach. He explains what you have to do to get started, from mini-soccer to eleven a-side. The reader also learns about the equipment you need, what the referee decides, and joining a club. With colour photographs, helpful diagrams, labels, tips and coach's notes, this book is an essential guide for young football enthusiasts.
Jim Kelman is a former football player and manager. He is a certified FA coach. For more than twenty years he has been involved with coaching children all over the world. He lives and works in Newbury, where he devotes his time to the encouragement and understanding of the game in schools, Sunday leagues and country clubs.