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#SameGoals online workshop schedule confirmed!

#SameGoals online workshop schedule confirmed!
As part of the 2021 #SameGoals campaign, City are hosting a series of free online workshops around women’s football with our professionals across the club.

The series will cover business and management perspectives as well as coaching and technical tips. With limited capacity, the webinars are aimed at anyone in the football industry, as we continue our pledge and commitment to keep growing the game.

Registration for these sessions is now open via and participants will receive a link to join the call ahead of the event.

All sessions will include a Q&A, giving participants the chance to put their questions to our panel.


Monday 22nd February, 2pm GMT - Growing Sportwear Brands in the Women’s Football Landscape. 

Over the last decade women’s football has experienced rapid growth, with accelerating attendances, audiences, and investment from global organisations helping draw increased attention to the game around the world. PUMA and Manchester City will share their own experiences of this journey.

Gavin Makel, Managing Director, Manchester City Women

Serena Gosling, Director of Retail and Licensing, City Football Marketing

Mark Eden, Manager Man City Partnership, PUMA

Julia Kramer, Senior Product Line Manager Teamsport Licensed, PUMA

Tuesday 23rd February, 5pm GMT - Academy Football and Youth Player Development.

Martin Harrison joins us to share his professional insights on the academy system; developing individuals within a team; providing structure in training; and managing and communicating with players during COVID-19.

Martin Harrison, Technical Director Manchester City Girls Academy

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Wednesday 24th February, 5pm GMT - Managing Athletic Performance in the Women’s Game.

Helen Sandall and James McCarron join us to offer their insights on how the medicine and science team help enable the team on the pitch to win.

Helen Sandall, Lead Physiotherapist for Manchester City Women

James McCarron Head of Sports Science and Medicine for Manchester City Women

Thursday 25th February, 5pm GMT - Roundtable with Manchester City Women’s Coaching Team.

Tune in to hear Gareth Taylor, Alan Mahon and Chris Williams discuss the biggest learnings and challenges of their coaching careers so far as they share their advice for grassroots coaches.

Gareth Taylor, Manager Manchester City Women

Alan Mahon, Assistant Manager Manchester City Women

Chris Williams, Goalkeeping Coach Manchester City Women 

Monday 1st March, 5pm GMT - Virtual Meet & Greet.

Your opportunity to meet Caroline Weir, Sam Mewis and Esme Morgan and ask your questions.

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