Academy football training

FORMER Arbroath manager John McGlashan will be running academy style football coaching for young players during the school holidays in Arbroath and Carnoustie.

John, who is now boss of junior outfit Tayport, along with Gavin Beith will be running a week-long course in both towns aimed at committed boys and girls who are already playing football at their school or youth club.

He explained that they would be offering academy style coaching for youngsters who want to hone their skills further.

From Monday, July 11, to Friday, July 15, the coaching will take place at Ogilvy Park, home of Arbroath Vics.

There will be two sessions, with eight to 10 years coaching 10 a.m. to 12 noon and 11 to 13 years 1 to 3 p.m.

The following week, commencing Monday, July 18, the week-long course will be at the ground of Carnoustie YM, Carlogie Park, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon for all ages.

Spaces are limited and anybody wanting more information can contact Gavin or John on 07856131201 or email