Street Reds

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Street Reds aims to use the power of football to offer young people the opportunity to pursue their interest in playing, leading and coaching the beautiful game. Offering free sessions and alternative to young people aged 8 to 18, participants have the opportunity to learn new skills and work towards qualifications in a supportive and positive environment. Street Reds currently operates at 14 locations across Greater Manchester with a view to further expand.

In the last 12 months the project has reached 2’042 young people of which:

•Two attended a trial for Manchester United

•22 represented Manchester United in a Street Reds fixture

•84 gained a qualification (including FA Level 1 and Junior Football Leaders)

Main Objectives:

  • To reduce crime and anti-social behaviour
  • To foster personal development
  • To guarantee safe environments to play football

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Manchester United FC Foundation


Manchester United Foundation uses football to engage and inspire young people to build a better life for themselves and unite the communities in which they live. Dedicated staff deliver football coaching, educational programmes and personal development, providing young people with opportunities to change their lives for the better. Community cohesion programmes enable the Foundation to work in local communities, directly engaging young people in safe and constructive activities designed to support them to make better decisions about their behaviour, attitudes and futures.