Youth Team Coach

Have Your Say on The FA’s Heading Guidance for Youth Football

A survey is currently accepting responses from representatives of youth football teams

The FA has partnered with Liverpool John Moore's University to evaluate the implementation of the Youth Football Heading Guidance which was circulated last year.

Researchers in Sport and Exercise Science at Liverpool John Moores University are currently undertaking a survey on The FA’s heading guidelines in youth football (close date: 4th April, 23:59).

This survey intends to ask team representatives about their awareness of, adherence to, and views on, the most recent heading guidelines that were introduced by the Football Association. The survey will take approximately 30 minutes to complete.

For further information and in order to access the survey, please click the following link:

Complete the Survey

Download Participant Information Sheet

If you would like further information, or wish to ask any questions about the research, then please contact a member of the research team: James Roberts (