Coaches Page

Academy Director Nuno Coelho
Qualifications: UEFA A
Favourite Club: Benfica
Favourite Player: All Black Richie McCaw

I love football because I do .
Academy Director Nuno Coelho
Head Coach Roland
Qualifications: USSF National D
FA Youth Module 1& 2, First Aid,
Safeguarding children

Favourite Team: Ajax
Favourite Player: Johann Cruyff
I love being involved in Youth football because I enjoy teaching children the sport that has been such a positive impact in my own life .
Coach Roland
Coach Michael
Qualifications: UEFA B, BA in Sports and Exercise (Soccer), First aid, Safeguarding children
Favourite Club: Liverpool
Favourite Player: Luis Suarez

I want to be involved in Youth football because as a young footballer I never got the coaching I needed to reach my full potential and didn't get to achieve my dream of being a professional footballer. It's for this reason I love coaching kids, passing on knowledge and passion of the game so hopefully one day they can reach their dreams.
Coach Michael
Coach Luca
Qualifications: FA, First aid
Safe guarding children

Favourite Club: Liverpool
Favourite Player: Luis Suarez

I want to be involved in Youth football because as a young footballer I never got the coaching I needed to reach my full potential and didn't get to achieve my dream of being a professional footballer. It's for this reason I love coaching kids, passing on knowledge and passion of the game so hopefully one day they can reach their dreams.
Coach Luca
Coach Bruno
Qualifications: FA Level 2
Honours Degree in Physical Education & Sports
 Safeguarding Children, First Aid
Favourite Club: Manchester City 
Favourite Player: Iniesta 

I love to be involved in Youth football because of the values that football can instil for a young players future, inside and outside of the pitch.
Coach Bruno
Coach Reis
Qualifications: FA Level 2, First Aid
Safeguarding Children

Favourite Club: SL Benfica
Favourite Player: Iniesta

I love to be involved in youth football because of the challenge and demands, of working with young players. It feels good to teach, and the fact that somehow I can help an individual to become a better person and better player, is a great feeling.
Coach Reis
Coach Jose
Qualifications: UEFA A, Safeguarding Children
PE Teacher, Senior Sport Instructor in football, First aid

Favourite Club: Atlético de Madrid 
Favourite Player: Lionel Messi

Since I was very young Football has been part of my life. I chose it because it is a fun, elegant and universal sport. I love to be aprt of youth football because I like to teach young players, help them grow and be better every day.
Coach Jose
Coach Andrew
Qualifications: FA Level 2, Safeguarding
children, Basic First Aid for Sport
ISSA Strength & Conditioning
Undergrad in Secondary School PE

Favourite Club: All teams (But WImbledon FC as a youngster)
Favourite Player: Bale & Messi it's a tie

I love being a coach because I really enjoy teaching and developing children’s technical ability as well as building their love for the game. Hoping that I can positively influence them so that they will go onto play and enjoy football for years after they have grown up.
Coach Andrew
Coach Gus
Qualifications: FA Level 2, Safeguarding children
First aid
Favourite Club: Santos FC
Favourite Player: Ronaldinho

I want to be involved in Youth football because I enjoy being a part in helping young players realise their dreams. Being able to guide them as a coach to be better human beings is one of the aspects of football I love about the game.
Coach Gus
Coach Sergio
Qualifications: UEFA B, Safeguarding Children
First aid

Favourite Club: Benfica
Favourite Player: Messi

I love working with and coaching young players for many reasons, watching players have fun through playing football and learning new skills, progressing not only as football players but also as individuals, makes it exciting for myself as a coach and something I enjoy doing.
Coach Sergio
Coach Julio
Qualifications: Bachelor in Science & Health of Kinesiology FA level 2 in football coaching
Safeguarding Children, First Aid

Favourite Club: Sporting Clube de Portugal
Favourite Player: Paolo Maldini

I love being involved in youth football because I can guide and help children to develop not only as a football player, but also as a person with good values. Coaches are very important for the development and work of children in sports, and I believe that seeing a child applying your teachings is very rewarding.
Coach Julio
Coach Daniel
Qualifications: FA Level 1, Safeguarding Children
First Aid

Favourite Club: F.C. Porto
Favourite Player: Zinedine Zidane

I want to be involved in Youth football because I like to teach young players how to develop their football skills and understanding of the game. try to help them being better human beings as well.
Coach Daniel
Physical Preparation Coach Ben
Qualifications: Safeguarding Children, First aid
Favourite Club: Liverpool
Favourite Player: Steven Gerard

Being involved in Youth football is a great experience a place where I can help motivate and inspire kids to realise their full potential.
Coach Rui
Head Physical Preparation Coach Jason
Qualifications: Bachelors Degree in Physical
Education, DipSpSt, FMS 1, Active Release Techniques, First Aid Cert.
Favourite Club: Brighton & Hove Albion
Favourite Player: Steven Gerard

For the past 15+ years I have had the opportunity to work with many people from professional athletes to the average person in the street. The chance to work in youth football and make a real difference with children, where I can pass along this knowledge has always been a dream of mine. It is very exciting for me to teach and see them progress, knowing the knowledge I can pass to them now will have a positive influence on the rest of their lives.
Coach Jason
Physical Preparation Coach Ben
Qualifications: The Australian Institute of Fitness
Cert 3&4, Poliquin International Certification Level 1 & 2
Favourite Club: Liverpool
Favourite Player: Steven Gerard

Being involved in Youth football is a great experience a place where I can help motivate and inspire kids to realise their full potential.
Coach Ben