Our programme aims to develop social skills, confidence and physical ability whilst learning football skills and having fun! Players will take part in fun football sessions which focus on dribbling, passing and shooting whilst playing plenty of games..
Allan was a Professional Footballer for 17 years playing notably for Tottenham Hotspur as well as Brentford FC where he featured in over 120 matches scoring 18 goals where his long hair and infamous 'Wiggle-It' goal celebration is still remembered fondly by supporters of the hallowed turf of Griffin Park. He was also the Manager of St. Albans City FC and Chertsey Town FC.
After a career as a London Fire Fighter, Allan hopped across the pond to the USA in 2011 where he founded an innovative training programme called Soccer Sounds and Urban cage Soccer which achieved US national attention with its unique approach of motivating and challenging the youth player. Later he became the Technical Specialist of the Philadelphia Union Academy and Head Coach of the Metropolitan Oval Academy in New York.
He has completed 3 very successful and award winning years as Head Coach of University College London and he is now in his first year as Head Coach of Cambridge University.
Daniel has worked for the past 10 years to advocate corporate social opportunity in sport. His work marries the corporate world with the community and this has been achieved with professional footballers, FIFA World Cups (South Africa and Brasil), UEFA Champions League, EA Games, Adidas, Bridgestone, Castrol and Red Bull to name a few.
He believes in the power football has to drive change in communities and has built a network spanning 6 continents of best practice in this field.
In 2011, he created the World Freestyle Football Federation and has been involved in a number of different start up businesses. Before this he worked for Adidas HQ in Germany, Reebok and marketing agencies in London. Daniel is also a lecturer for the Football Business Academy (MA in Football Business) in Switzerland.
Victoria is our Communications and Media Officer. She has spent 12 years working at the Media Industry across many departments including Childrens TV, Feature Films, Live Entertainment TV, BBC Three Online and now she is working within a large Broadcaster's in-house Ad Agency.
She is very much an all-rounder helping and assisting in the Coaching and filming the sessions.
Kitty is our newest Assistant Coach volunteer and is already making a great impact on the training sessions.
She has just completed her degree at East 15, one of the top drama institutions in the UK and she brings a great deal of energy to the club.