Football League launch podcast for free download

The Football League have launched a regular podcast that is free to download for football fans in the UK.

The podcast includes Huddersfield Town boss Lee Clarke discussing his sides flying start in League One and the input Clarke has made into modernising the clubs scouting system.

BBC Pundit Steve Claridge is in the studio discussing the importance of mental preparation, how best to settle at a club (he’s had a few) and the effect of Lactic acid on his 43 year old legs.

Iffy Onuora and Accrington Stanley boss John Coleman also join on the phone.

This season Mark Clemmit will be visiting grounds across the country uncovering the latest news and views from all 72 Football League clubs. The podcast will be available to download FREE every Wednesday from The Football League website, iTunes and Coke Zone.

Alan Shearer joins Football League’s ‘Enjoy the Match’ initiative

enjoy_the_match_-_logoAlan Shearer is the latest famous face to pledge to the Football League’s Enjoy the Match initiative. The League are encouraging fans to sign up and help remove bad language and violent behaviour from the family areas of all 72 league clubs.

Enjoy the Match Initiative
The Football League has launched its 2009/10 Enjoy the Match campaign – with all 72 League clubs lending their support. ‘Enjoy the Match’ aims to promote a family friendly atmosphere at matches and last season, delivered a significant increase in the numbers of families attending matches. More than two million fans watched Football League matches with members of their family during 2008/09.

The Football league has launched an awareness campaign via it’s Enjoy the Match advert which will be shown online and on big screens at matches. The ad features Phoenix Nights and hit film Looking for Eric star Justin Moorhouse.

You can join the Enjoy the Match campaign here.