Coaches Corner

Welcome to the BMFC Coaches Corner!

Here you will find all the resources you need to provide a consistent and fun environment for all our players to develop.  Please contact us if you require any further support or just have some great ideas on how we can improve.

Upcoming Coaching Coursesclick here

Core Resources

The National Football Curriculum outlines the modern football coaching philosophy and includes an entire season’s worth of training sessions for you to follow.  Available as a pdf.

The BMFC Coaching Handbook outlines BMFC’s values, coach responsibilities & expected behaviours, and includes further resources and support for our Coaches.  Available as a pdf.


MiniRoos Rules & Playing Formats (U5-U11) – available as a pdf.

Laws of the Game – available online.

Additional Resources

The Football Coaching Process is a more detailed resource aimed towards coaches in advanced courses, but is a valuable guide for any coach that is interested.  Available as a pdf.

The Play Football website has further coaching resources.

FA’s recommended Playing Formation is 1-4-3-3
Formation Rationale
– for one of the many possible interpretations of this dynamic and flexible formation, watch this clip.

Dynamic Warm-Up – available as a pdf.