Coaches Page

ACADEMY DIRECTOR: Nuno Coelho Nuno Coelho
Birth Place: Viana do Castelo, Portugal
Favourite Club: Benfica
Favourite Player: Luis Figo

Why do you Love coaching Kids?
I like to work hard with them and see their development session after session, doing something different each day and supporting their progression. Witnessing the results of their hard work, dedication and celebrating every little progression with them individually and as a team is the best of being a coach. .
COACH: Bruno Amorim Bruno Amorim
Birth Place: Póvoa de Varzim, Portugal
Favourite Team: Liverpool
Favourite Player: Kevin de Bruyne

Why do you Love coaching Kids?
Because you can get their unconditional devotion and passion regardless of surrounding circumstances – football is a powerful holístical tool to instill lifelong values and skills. .
COACH: Rui Machado Rui Machado
Birth Place: Portugal
Favourite Team: Benfica
Favourite Player: Messi

Why do you Love coaching Kids?
To help them get the best from themselves.
COACH: Frederico Ferreira Federico Ferreira
Birth Place: Portugal
Favourite Team: Benfica
Favourite Player: Bernardo Silva

Why do you Love coaching Kids?
I love coaching kids because I can be part of their development as a football player as a human being..
COACH: Adam Zelichowski Adam Zelichowski
Birth place: Wroclaw, Poland
Favourite Team: Chelsea
Favourite Player: Zidane

Why do you Love coaching Kids?
I love helping young kids become better humans as well as players. Also, the smiles on their faces when they are playing football and getting better..
COACH: Sergio Marques Sergio Marques
Birth place: Coimbra, Portugal
Favourite Team: 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: Akintunde Akinola Akintunde Akinola
Place of Birth: Nigeria
Favourite Team: Manchester United
Favourite Player: Ricardo Kaka

Why do you Love coaching Kids?
Helping them build a better future.
COACH : Francesco Cardillo Francesco Cardillo
Place of Birth: Rome
Favourite Team: AS Roma
Favourite Player: Francesco Totti

Why do you Love coaching Kids?
I love coaching Kids because I love football and always liked working with kids, I think that it’s an important age to start learning to play and relate with other kids..
COACH: Iain Dolemn Iain Dolemn
Place of Birth: California
Favourite Club: Chelsea
Favourite Player: Messi
Why do you Love coaching Kids?
I love to see them learn something new and apply it in their game. How simple things can change a player’s behaviour dramatically..
Coach: Rui Costa Rui Costa
Place of Birth: Barcelos, Portugal
Favourite Team: Gil Vicente FC
Favourite Player: Cristiano Ronaldo

Why do you Love coaching Kids?
Coaching something you love is amazing, and with kids is inspiring to challenge you to the limit!.
Coach: Alexandros Efthymiou Alexandros Efthymiou
Place of Birth: Athens,Greece
Favourite Team: Manchester City
Favourite Player: Kevin De Bruyne

Why do you Love coaching Kids?
I want to be a positive model for children’s youth sports experience.
COACH: John Paiva John Paiva
Place of Birth: South London
Favourite Club: Arsenal
Favourite Player: Luka Modric

Why do you Love coaching Kids?
Kids laugh more than adults, and laughter is the secret to a happier life. Along with the fulfilment of teaching and passing on knowledge of my passionate subject..
COACH: Diogo Sobreiro Ribeiro Diogo Sobreiro Ribeiro
Place of Birth: Portugal
Favourite Team: Liverpool
Favourite Player: Cristiano Ronaldo

Why do you Love coaching Kids?
I love to work with the kids because they have the genuine passion of the game and they don’t think about anything else.
COACH: Carlos Diniz Carlos Diniz
Place of Birth: Portugal
Favourite Team: Sporting Clube Portugal
Favourite Player: Rui Patricio
Why do you Love coaching Kids?
I want to be a positive role model, something kids so desperately need. Many coaches don’t fully realize the impact they can have on kids’ lives. It can be huge, and lifelong. I love the game and want to pass that love on to kids. Spread the joy of playing a sport so fun and amazing..
COACH: Kym Gayle Kym Gayle
Place of Birth: South London
Safeguarding children
Favourite Team: Arsenal
Favourite Player: Ronaldinho
Why do you Love coaching Kids?
I enjoy teaching and helping them learn something new. I also like to see them use my methods in practice, thus is enhancing their ability and level of joy for the game. .
COACH: Miguel Oliveira Miguel Oliveira
Place of Birth: Portugal
Favourite Team: Benfica
Favourite Player: Cristiano Ronaldo
Why do you Love coaching Kids?
the fact that I can make an impact/ share values to children which are the future of our society. A chance of developing a culture, a way of playing the game that was taugh to me when I was their age. A possibility of creating a team, a friendship, being someone those kids look up to and see what football has best to give. But the big reason is that I love this game!.
COACH: Nir Levin Coach: Nir Levin
Place of Birth: Israel
Favourite Team: Maccabi Tel Aviv
Favourite Player:
Why do you Love coaching Kids?
To teach them how to play football and see them grow and implement my methods in the game. .
COACH: Pedro Silva Pedro Silva
Place of Birth: Portugal
Favourite Team: FC Porto
Favourite Player: Cristiano Ronaldo
Why do you Love coaching Kids?
It is a pleasure to take part of their learning process .
COACH: Francesco Galetti Francesco Galetti
Place of Birth: Modena, Italy
Favourite Team:A.C Milan
Favourite Player: Jaap Stam

Why do you Love coaching Kids?
Trying to be as useful as possible in their development it’s extremely challenging for me.
COACH: Nikos Nikos
Place of Birth: Athens, Greece
Favourite Team: Manchester United
Favourite Player: Ronaldo Fenomeno

Why do you Love coaching Kids?
Because they speak their minds and because if we could make the world a better place that would only happen through kids..