You'll Win Nothing With Kids

Sports journalist Jim White reads from his account of his experiences as coach of his teenage son's football team.

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0120070910

Watching one's own children play sport can be nerve-racking.

0220070911

Boys inevitably develop at different speeds.

0320070912

Jim seeks coaching tips from the likes of Jose Mourinho and Ron Atkinson, but how will their techniques work on Northbridge Under-14s?

0420070913

The team's first goalkeeper lasts for three months before his father informs Jim that he is taking up ballet instead.

05 LAST20070914

Today is the County Cup Final, with spectators, a match-day programme and post-match sausages and chips for the players.