Irwin Mitchell become official programme partners of the Saints Foundation Pan Disability League

Saints Foundation are delighted to announce Irwin Mitchell LLP as the official programme partners of our Pan Disability League. After a successful inaugural year in 2016-17, the league returns for the 2017-18 season with the partnership allowing increased participation and inclusion for people of all physical and cognitive disabilities. Irwin Mitchell’s sponsorship will enhance the offer for teams through […]

Trevor Harbut: A Football Fan In Training

As our current Football Fans In Training programme comes to an end, we reflect on how the last 12 weeks has helped the current cohort. Football Fans in Training (FFIT) is a 12- week programme delivered at St Mary’s Stadium in collaboration with Southampton City Council’s Public Health Team. The aim of FFIT is to support and encourage […]

Saints Foundation to launch Regional Talent Hub

Saints Foundation is delighted to announce is has been awarded a license by the Football Association to become a Regional Talent Hub for the 2017/18 season, becoming one of only 13 across the country. The Foundation is giving young footballers who have cerebral palsy, hearing impairments or are partially sighted the opportunity to progress from […]

Matt Le Tissier to host Big Saints Quiz 2017

Saints Foundation are delighted to announce that Matt Le Tissier returns this October to host the Big Saints Quiz. Following his successful hosting role last year, the Saints legend has been recruited once again to lead the line at this year’s event. Held at St Mary’s Stadium on Wednesday 4th October, from 7.30pm, this year’s event promises to be bigger and […]

Saints players help to sell Big Issue

Southampton stars Nathan Remond, Oriol Romeu, Manolo Gabbiadini and Florin Gardos joined Big Issue vendors in Winchester this week to sell a special Saints edition of the magazine, as part of the launch of a unique partnership between the two organisations. The two organisations have joined forces to provide new opportunities for Big Issue vendors at the […]

Southampton Football Club and The Big Issue join forces to help improve the lives of vulnerable adults with a unique media partnership

This week, The Big Issue and Southampton Football Club announced a unique partnership which aims to provide new opportunities for Big Issue vendors at the heart of their local community. The partnership will see a special Southampton FC edition of The Big Issue sold by vendors across Southampton and the surrounding area, including Portswood, Lordshill, […]

Details available for our latest Advanced Coaching Centre 'Open Trial'

The details for our Advanced Coaching Centre ‘Open Trials’ are as follows; Boys U6-U9 Players (including Goalkeepers) Date:                      Monday 14th August 2017 Time:                      6.00pm – 7.00pm for U6 and U7 Players, 7.00pm – 8.00pm for U8 and U9 Players U10-U13 Players (including Goalkeepers) Date:                      Monday 21st August 2017 Time:                      6.00pm – 7.00pm for U10 […]

Local business volunteers help build Saints Foundation’s young leaders

This school term, Saints Connect has delivered a Leadership Programme to 152 participants, across 13 secondary schools in Southampton. This has now continued into the summer with a Level 1 Qualification in Sports Leadership for those who have successfully developed their leadership skills throughout the programme and become Saints Foundation Sports Leaders. The Level 1 […]