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Kitlocker Club Series Podcast (Ep 2): How to successfully run an adult grassroots football club!

The Hype Train's efforts in getting our very own football club, Hype Train FC, the first fantasy football website to launch its own grassroots football team, is explored as owner, Robert Austin, appears on Kitlocker's latest podcast to talk about all things grassroots football. Rob shares his experiences of starting the club and the mammoth task it is behind the scenes in organising the team at every level. This is a must watch if you are considering starting your own club, or wish to learn how to modernise in 2021. All aboard. Club Series Podcast (Episode 2): How to run a successful grassroots football club:

"Learning from the experts themselves, this knowledgeable podcast by kitlocker includes everything you need to know about setting up and running an adults grassroots football club. How to promote your club, finance and sponsorship advice, and tips around how to build a strong and positive football community is included throughout. This podcast includes all you need to know about building a positive and enjoyable adults grassroots football club."

You can watch the YouTube videocast by clicking here, or by following the embedded tweet below, whilst you can also listen on Spotify by clicking here.

Want to know more about The Hype Train?

The Hype Train is an entertainment website founded in 2015, specialising in Fantasy sports reporting, starting with Fantasy Premier League (FPL), before expanding to MLS Fantasy coverage in 2018.

We pride ourselves in providing beautiful graphics, statistics, in-depth analytical reporting and free weekly insight for hopeful players attempting to climb rankings tables. We are also occasional media reviewers, with a keen interest to review games, live sport, and professional wrestling.

In 2019, Hype Train Football Club was formed, becoming the first Fantasy Football website to take to the field. HTFC is a socially active team across social and web channels, providing regular match highlights, match reports, comprehensive player statistics and unique player profiles.

The Hype Train were nominated and shortlisted for the 'Best Football Blog' in 2016 by the Football Bloggers Association at their annual Football Blogging Awards (The FBA's), and were again shortlisted as a finalist in 2019 in the 'Best Fantasy Football Blog' category.

You can follow us on Twitter, Like us on Facebook, follow Hype Train FC on Instagram, subscribe to our YouTube channel for exclusive content, or visit our website here at

All aboard.



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