Kingsway Athletic FC

07914 084460

The Energy Box, Crossley Road, Levenshulme, M19 1FS

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DDSM - Direct Development Sports and Mentoring

DDSM is a sports organisation that specializes in working closely with people in sports and education to support, develop and enhance their skills. DDSM works in a range of settings such as: youth centres, sports centres, football clubs, community events, schools and with individuals. Our mission is to ensure we have a positive impact on every individual to inspire them to achieve more in their future in sports & education. 


DDSM holds a number of sessions around Manchester.

Sessions which encourage children to work hard, think forward and achieve..... Whilst having a lot of Fun doing so!!

Think Forward Development Schools

What is Think Forward Football/ Futsal (TFF)

1. Think forward development schools are centres that work to develop children both on and off the pitch. We work on building character, developing skills and creating intelligent players with a wide understanding of the game. 

2. ‘Think Forward’ this is a part of our philosophy that encourages children to play with a plan and be a step ahead. 

3. At ‘Think Forward developments schools we believe it's vital that sessions are fun and challenging. 

4. We ensure that every child learns something new each session. 

Think Forward Specific sessions (1-2-1 & Small group sessions)

Our 1-2-1 & specific sessions offer individual and group sessions. These sessions are based on technical and physical part of their games. All sessions are fun, challenging and designed to enhance their player’s current skills. 

Think Forward Football School 

DDSM - Think Forward Football School provides a fun, relaxed and environment for children to access Football coaching. Sessions are designed on 6 weekly programme encouraging children of all abilities to enjoy the ball, express themselves whilst gaining a high level of coaching which develops their technical and tactical understanding of the game. We encourage and coach these sessions at a fairly high intensity. This session is played on 3G Astroturf. 

Mondays 5:30-7:00pm @ 

The Energy Box, (3G Astroturf) 

Crossley Road, 

Levenshulme. 

M19 1FS 

Think Forward Futsal School 

DDSM - Think Forward Futsal School provides a fun, relaxed and environment for children to access Futsal coaching. Sessions are designed on 6 week programme routine encouraging children of all abilities to enjoy the ball, express themselves whilst gaining a high level of coaching which develops their technical and tactical understanding of the game. We encourage and coach these sessions at a fairly high intensity. This session is played indoors. 

This session is capped at 24 children. 

Thursdays 7:00-8:00pm @ 

The Energy Box, (Indoor) 

Crossley Road, 

Levenshulme. 

M19 1FS 

Benefits of Think Forward Futsal School 

- We provide happy, relaxed stimulating environment for our session 

- Children have lots of touches on the ball 

- Small side games / format encourage more decision making 

- We encourage free play and self-expression 

- Specialist Futsal & Football coaching 

- High intensity, fun sessions

Please contact us in advance before attending any of the above sessions to ensure availability!