FA admit cuts are a problemThe FA has admitted that cuts to football facility maintenance at grassroots level are a cause for concern.
Dyke - B teams still viableFootball Association Greg Dyke remains confident 'a version' of his controversial B teams plan remains viable.
Grassroots funding hitAnnual grassroots funding for football facility maintenance by UK local councils is down by almost £1million.
Football League clubs are to discuss the 'B teams' plan at their AGM in Portugal this Thursday.
Former Everton goalkeeper Neville Southall urges for improved grass-roots before considering introducing B teams.
Fernando Torres believes the England team would benefit if more of their players opted to move abroad.
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The Football Association's general secretary Alex Horne believes there are solutions to any barriers preventing people participating in 11-a-side local football.
A Sky Sports News survey has revealed that poor facilities and a lack of funding are killing off football at grassroots level.
Premier League chief executive Richard Scudamore has confirmed that there are plans for a 'B' league to come into existence.
Premier League chief Richard Scudamore admits that they are not happy with UEFA's Financial Fair Play rules, but admits there is little they can do about them.
England Under-21 manager Gareth Southgate believes under-fire Premier League bosses should give young players a chance.