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Footie With Dad

Welcomes all parents that take their kids to matches! No matter who you support, get involved by sharing your experiences, photos, videos & opinions.

Getting ill, bereaved and disadvantaged children to football matches in conjunction with Free Kick Foundation.

Dean Holdsworth

Dean Holdsworth


Former Professional Footballer between 1986 and 2008, making 610 league appearances, scoring 193 goals for clubs including Brentford, Wimbledon and Bolton Wanderers. Dean is also a former Manager/Coach as well as the former Chairman of the PFA.

About Footie With Dad

Saturday is often referred to Football day in most British households, Father & Child are often seen at the football enjoying the special bond they have – thanks to the beautiful game Football brings each and every one of us.

“It’s the noise, the passion, the feeling of belonging, the pride in your city. It’s a small boy clambering up stadium steps for the very first time, gripping his father’s hand, gawping at that hallowed stretch of turf beneath him and, without being able to do a thing about it, falling in love.”

Sir Bobby Robson

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“You can change your wife, your politics, your religion, but never, never can you change your favorite football team.”

Eric Cantona

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“Some people think football is a matter of life and death. I assure you, it’s much more serious than that.”

Bill Shankly


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Who Makes It Onto Your World Cup Love Island?

Who Makes It Onto Your World Cup Love Island?

England wrapped up their World Cup warm up matches with victories over Nigeria and Costa Rica in the last couple of weeks, where they now find themselves firmly in Russian territory after yesterday’s flight ahead of the 2018 summer tournament. With Thursday’s opening...

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Arise Saint Le Tissier: The Matt Le Tissier Story

Arise Saint Le Tissier: The Matt Le Tissier Story

With his legendary status as a one club footballer duly noted by many fans across the globe,  Southampton fans’ favourite and former Premier League Forward, Matt Le Tissier, talks to FootieWithDad in an exclusive interview about his childhood experiences and the...

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