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Boots on;In brief

East Renfrewshire this week became the first local authority with a football development strategy to hone the skills of youngsters. Backed by Craig Brown, the national team manager, the strategy will emphasise the need for qualified coaches and will ban under-12s from playing 11-a-side games on council pitches.

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