our academy staff

TONY ELLIS

Academy Manager

RICK ASHCROFT

Head of Coaching

Chris Brown

Professional Development Phase Lead & Under 16 Coach

Lee Riley

Youth Development Phase Lead & Under 15 Coach

Craig Chappell

Academy Operations & Under 14 Coach

Colin Bell

Under 14 Coach

Michael Flynn

Under 13 Coach

Danny Lloyd

Under 13 Coach

Mark Read

Foundation Phase Lead & Under 12 Coach

Ahmed Bilal

Under 12 Coach

David Armstrong

Under 11 Coach

Kisimba Kisimba

Under 11 Coach

Simon Bowles

Under 10 Coach & U9-U14 Sports Scientist

Jemma Entwistle

Under 10 Coach

David Manning

Under 9 Coach

Siobhan McElhinney

Under 9 Coach

Ryan Ball

Academy Goalkeeping Coach

Steven Wensley

Head of Sports Science & Medicine

Callum Ryan-Jones

Academy Sports Rehabilitator & U18-U16 Sports Scientist

Shannon Thomas

Academy Sports Rehabilitator

Chris Johnson

Academy Analyst

Sarah Ashton

Academy Secretary

Larry Redmond

Head of Academy Recruitment