Welcome to London Legends FC, where the love of football transcends the boundaries of a mere sport and becomes a way of life!
At London Legends F.C, we believe that football is not just a sport, but a way of life. We are dedicated to providing children from the age of 5 upwards with an opportunity to experience high-quality football in a safe and inclusive environment. Our focus is on fostering a professional atmosphere where players can develop their skills, while also instilling values such as teamwork, discipline, and sportsmanship.
Our team management at London Legends F.C is committed to creating a positive and supportive environment for all players. Our experienced coaches are passionate about the game and strive to bring out the best in each child. We provide structured training sessions that are tailored to the needs and abilities of our players, helping them to build their confidence, improve their technique, and enhance their understanding of the game.
We are committed to helping our players reach their full potential, both as footballers and as individuals, and we are proud to be a part of their football journey. Join us at London Legends F.C and experience the joy of football in a supportive and inclusive environment.
Home Ground Improvements
We are pleased to announce we are working to improve our Home ground for next season. The ground will be levelled, grass seeded, we will have benches for parents and shelter for wet weather
Club Code of Conduct – Spectators, Parents/Carers
London Legends FC plays a significant role in promoting the physical, social, and emotional development of young athletes who have the ability to identify and make informed choices, think about consequences and base their actions on that information. As London Legends FC family members you are representatives of the club and should conduct yourselves in a respectful manner at all times. Furthermore, as parents/carers in youth sports events we should be models of good sportsmanship and should lead by example by demonstrating fairness, respect, and self-control. London Legends FC is committed to instituting a fun professional environment that is safe and nurtures learning opportunities for all our players and your role in achieving this is pivotal. London Legends FC has formulated this Code of Conduct and requires that all spectators, parents, carers or guardians involved commits to be responsible for your words and actions while attending or participating in any of London Legends FC events and that you conform your behaviour to the following Code of Conduct: 1. I will treat everyone whom I encounter with respect and dignity. 2. We will use positive reinforcement to encourage and praise hard work and motivate our players. 3. I will be mindful of my tone and language towards the children who are in attendance at all times. Aggressive, inappropriate or foul language will not be tolerated. 4. I will not engage in unsportsmanlike conduct towards coaches, players, parents, officials or any other attendee. 5. I will not engage in any behaviour, which would endanger the health, safety, or well-being of any coach, parent, player, participant, official, or any other attendee. 6. I will not use drugs, or alcohol products while involved in any youth soccer activities, whether training, attending games, or officiating. 7. I will not use profanity, obscenity or any other offensive language. 8. I will endeavour to ensure that no other parents, spectators, guardians or anyone associated with my team use profanity, obscenity or any other offensive language while within the hearing of players or officials. 9. I will not engage in verbal or physical abuse towards any coach, player, parent, participant, or official. 10. You will notify us of absences in a timely manner. 11. I will respect my teams’ coach and will not confuse training or match days with contradictory coaching from the side lines. I will trust London Legends FC’s coaches to progress my child’s football education and development. 12. I will ensure that my child arrives to training and matches on time with correct footwear, water and shin pads. 13. I will report any behaviour I am concerned about to a senior member of staff or our safeguarding officer (Name) in a timely manner. Consequence Failure to conform to the preceding Code of Conduct while attending or participating in an event sanctioned by London Legends FC will be subject to disciplinary action and/or any of the following. Issued with a verbal warning or asked to leave. Required to meet with our clubs welfare officer. Requested not to attend future games or training. Required to leave London Legends FC along with any dependents.
Club Code of Conduct - Players
London Legends FC plays a significant role in promoting the physical, social, and emotional development of young athletes who have the ability to identify and make informed choices, think about consequences and base their actions on that information. As London Legends FC players you have a responsibility to promote high standards of behaviour in the game. Furthermore, you should be models of good sportsmanship and should lead by example by demonstrating fairness, respect, and self-control. London Legends FC is committed to instituting an environment that is respectful, safe and nurtures learning opportunities for all our players. London Legends FC has formulated this Code of Conduct and requires that all players involved commits to be responsible for your words and actions while attending or participating in any of London Legends FC events and that you conform your behaviour to the following Code of Conduct: 1. I will treat everyone whom I encounter with respect and dignity. 2. I will always play to the best of my ability. 3. I will be mindful of my language towards my teammates, coaches, parents and the public while representing London Legends FC. 4. I will play fairly, won’t cheat, complain or waste time. 5. I will not engage in unsportsmanlike conduct towards any other coach, player, parent, participant, official or any other attendee. 6. I will not engage in any behaviour, which would endanger the health, safety, or well-being of my teammates, coach, parents, participant, official, or any other attendee. 7. I will listen and respond to what my coach/ or team manager tells me. 8. I will not use bad or offensive language. 10. I will not engage in verbal or physical abuse towards any other coach, player, parent, participant, or official. Consequences I understand that if I do not follow the preceding Code any/all of the following actions may be taken by my club, County FA or The FA: 1. I may be required to apologise to my team-mates, the other team, referee or team manager 2. I may receive a formal warning from the coach or the club. 3. I may be dropped, substituted, suspended from training or required to leave the team. 4. London Legends FC may make my parent or carer aware of any infringements of the Code of Conduct Player Support I should talk to someone I trust at the club or a welfare officer (Name of safeguarding officer) if I’m unhappy with any aspect of being a player for London Legends FC.
The Importance of Teamwork in Football
Football is a team sport that requires the collaboration of players to achieve a common goal: winning. The success of a team in football is not solely based on the individual skills of its players, but rather on their ability to work together towards a common objective. In this blog post, we will discuss the importance of teamwork in football. 1. Maximizes Strengths: In football, different players have different roles to play. The goalkeeper needs to protect the goalpost, the defenders need to stop the opponents, the midfielders need to control the ball, and the forwards need to score goals. When each player plays their role to the best of their abilities, it maximizes the strengths of the team as a whole. 2. Minimizes Weaknesses: No team is perfect. Each team has its weaknesses, but when players work together, they can minimize their weaknesses. For example, if the defense is weak, the midfielders can provide extra support to help defend the goalpost. 3. Improves Communication: Communication is key in football. Players need to communicate with each other to coordinate their movements and make quick decisions. Teamwork improves communication among players, helping them to understand each other better and anticipate each other's moves. 4. Builds Trust: Trust is essential in football. When players trust each other, they are more likely to take risks and make bold moves on the field. Teamwork builds trust among players, helping them to rely on each other and work towards a common goal. 5. Promotes Sportsmanship: Football is not just about winning, it is also about sportsmanship. When players work together, they learn to respect each other, their opponents, and the rules of the game. This promotes good sportsmanship and fair play, which are essential values in any sport. In conclusion, teamwork is crucial in football. It maximizes strengths, minimizes weaknesses, improves communication, builds trust, and promotes sportsmanship. As the saying goes, "Together Everyone Achieves More" – and this is particularly true in football, where success depends on the ability of players to work together as a team.