Mo Farah welcomes school sports funding announcement

Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah has welcomed today's announcement that £150 million a year will be injected into primary schools across England for sports.

"It is great to see a commitment to funding school sport and that it is something I passionately believe in.

"I am very excited to know that lots of children will be able to get involved in sport while at school and get more help from teachers and coaches. It really is very important."

– Mo Farah, 5000m and 10000m gold medallist