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Charlotte Burton: Ready for work

How do you go from being unable to leave the house to playing international football in less than a year? Ask Charlotte Burton… As recently as 2017, Charlotte, 21, spent her days sat at home, getting into arguments on social media and neglecting her health and wellbeing. “I never really used to do anything because […]

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Jordan Bradshaw: A female in football

Female participation in football is on the rise. Millions of women and girls up and down the country are playing football in some form, and more than ever, they are aspiring to have careers within the football industry. Saints Foundation’s Education programmes have always catered for young women who are seeking a future in football, […]

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Pre-season schedule for BTEC education students

Throughout August, Saints Foundation will be hosting a pre-season camp for it’s BTEC students. Full details can be found below, and for more information you can contact our Education Manager, Mark Gamble, at mgamble@saintsfc.co.uk. DATE YEAR ACTIVITY & TIMES 02/08/2018 Y12 FUTSAL (GROUP 2) / CLASSROOM (GROUP 1) 09:00-10:00 FOOTBALL (BOTH GROUPS) 10:30-12:00 Y13 FUTSAL (GROUP […]

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Jake Webb: The first of many

Saints Foundation’s Coaching Academy is a two-year course, run in partnership with Richard Taunton College, which specifically focuses on the technical understanding and practical skills needed to become a sports coach. Now moving into its third year, the Coaching Academy is already starting to produce talented young coaches, one of the first being Jake Webb. […]

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Local MP visits Reading With Saints programme

Saints Foundation’s Reading With Saints programme received a special visit yesterday, with Royston Smith MP, dropping into the session at Oasis Academy Mayfield. The programme – which was developed in conjunction with Royston, who is Member of Parliament for Southampton Itchen – aims to develop the reading skills of primary school boys, providing them with […]

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Friends of Saints Foundation launched

Saints Foundation officially launched Friends of Saints Foundation on Friday 15th June, with an event at St Mary’s Stadium attended by over 20 of the local businesses that have pledged their support to the charity.  Saints Foundation has traditionally held strong connections with local businesses, hence the Friends of Saints Foundation programme has worked to […]

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John Whiting: Walking Football

Saints Foundation’s Walking Football sessions have been one of the best-kept secrets of the local community for over a year now, but we want that to change! Delivered by the Foundation at Goals in Southampton, the sessions invite over-55’s to come and participate in a different format of football, with the aim of tackling isolation […]