Players Health Key to Success
Players' health & fitness has always been a key issue to both professional and amateur football clubs.
Our players have never been fitter or more aware of how important fitness is to their ongoing success. Some clubs use nutritionists, sprint coaches, dieticians and sports scientists to help players push themselves and their bodies even further than ever before.
With four professional European players having died whilst playing or training within the last twelve months, the duty of amateur football clubs to protect their players' health to the best of their ability has never been so important.
As First Healthcare Director Paul Bridges explains "We believe that if you look after your health and fitness, then you should pay less for your health cover than someone who doesn't. We know that amateur football clubs have a particular need for insurance and this new contract is designed to suit every need and budget. We can offer a private cash benefit plan directly to any amateur footballer. The plan could be set up to offer cash benefits when players get injured, with premiums as low as