Herve Pep-Ngoma Visit

LCW JuniorsLeicester City FC’s U18’s Captain, Herve Pep-Ngoma visited our Junior & Youth inclusive Football Squads training session and was delighted to be able to teach the youngsters a few tricks of the trade. Herve has been in the LCFC Academy since he was a youngster and shows great potential for a very bright future in the professional game.
The Leicester City Woodgate Inclusive Football Teams, provide regular football training and also matches in the Leicestershire & Rutland Inclusive Football League. The Junior & Youth Section is run by head coach Paul Gibson, who has many years of experience working within the game, both as a volunteer and as an FA Skills Coach. Paul has been mentoring coaches Harry Gethins and Bradley Sharp who are both FA Level 1 Coaches and do a great job volunteering to support our Inclusive Footballers who have a variety of special needs or a physical, sensory or learning disability.
Luke Wardle one of the valuable team players is an absolutely mad Leicester City FC fan and was very pleased to have his photo taken with Herve. Luke is a season ticket holder at the City and also goes to watch many of the LCFC Academy and Development Team games.
Herve was thrilled to be asked to go along to the Inclusive Football training sessions and said “It was a real pleasure to meet all the players, they showed a lot of skill and enjoyment for the game of football, I really enjoyed meeting them and I hope they enjoyed it too”.
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The Junior & Youth Inclusive Teams, male and female footballers from 6-16years of age, train every Thursday from 5.00-6.00pm in the sports hall at New College, just off Glenfield Road in Leicester. If you know of any youngster who would love to play football and meets the criteria, or if you know anyone who would love to become involved as a volunteer coach, for which, training can be provided, please contact:
Mary Rudkin, Inclusive Team Coordinator
Telephone: 07752 746229 or Email: maryrudkin24_@hotmail.com

Inclusive ‘Football for All’

Leicester City Woodgate Inclusive Football Partnership, Junior section, also provides football and fundamental skills training for girls and boys from the age of 6 – 14 years of age.

Currently there are around 14 players attending on a Thursday evening in the Sportshall at the New College, just off Glenfield Road, Leicester LE3 6RN from 5.00 pm – 6.00 pm.

This teams trains every week in school term time and also play in the Junior and Youth section of the Leicestershire and Rutland Inclusive Football League, which holds matches around the City and County every month, where all the other Inclusive Club’s teams, play matches in a fun and friendly environment, ensuring as much as possible, a level playing field for all abilities and Respect for All.

For further information on the Leicester City Woodgate FC’s football for youngsters with a, learning, physical or sensory disability or special need please contact:

Team Manager and Coach – Paul Gibson on 07943862290 or E-mail

or indeed contact our Inclusive Football Development Officer Mary Rudkin on mobile 07752 746229 or E-mail