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Our Football Coaches

Senior Head Coach 
David Livermore 
Age:
36

Qualifications

UEFA A Licence (F.A Level 4)

Notes

David is an ex-professional footballer who developed through the Arsenal academy before having a successful playing career for Millwall, Leeds Utd, Hull City, Brighton & Hove Albion, Barnet FC, Oldham Athletic and Luton Town. David was also 1st Team Manger of Conference Premier side Histon FC before accepting a new challenge as PDP Head coach at Millwall FC. David is now assistant 1st team manager at Millwall.

  • F.A Level 4 Coaching Football (UEFA ‘A’)
  • F.A Level 3 Coaching Football (UEFA ‘B’)
  • F.A Level 2 Coaching Football
  • F.A Level 1 Coaching Football
  • F.A Youth Module 1: Developing the environment
  • F.A Youth Module 2: Developing the Practice
  • F.A Youth Module 3: Developing the Player
  • F.A Level 1 Coaching Futsal
  • F.A Emergency First Aid
  • F.A Safe Guarding Children
  • SAQ P Award
  • Active IQ level 2 fitness instructing – GYM
  • Active IQ level 3 Personal Training (includes nutrition and weight management)

Football club I support

Tottenham Hotspur

Favourite player

Paul Gascoigne

Position

Centre Midfield / Left Back


Senior Head Coach 
Mark Drane 
Age:
36

Qualifications

UEFA B Licence

Notes

Mark started off his football coaching career in 1998 before getting his FA Coaching certificate in 1999. In 2000 Mark started youth football coaching for a company who worked in primary schools teaching children football in after school clubs. In 2005 he started MD Football School which works in primary schools offering after school clubs. Also that year Mark started work with Crystal Palace FC coaching in their development centre working with players to get them to a standard where they would be good enough to join the clubs academy set up. In 2006, Mark spent the summer working in America for UK Elite. Whilst working there, he ran a number of week long courses as well as working with boys and girls High School teams. In 2007 he converted his FA Coaching Certificate to the FA Level 2 Certificate to keep in line with the latest FA guidelines. In the summer of 2009, Mark joined semi pro team Hoddesden Town as their reserve team coach. In 2015 Mark joined Barnet FC as an academy coach working with their u12-u15s. Mark has continually looked to improve on his coaching development and has so far gained the following qualifications:

  • UEFA B Licence (F.A Level 3)
  • F.A Youth Award
  • F.A Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Football
  • F.A Youth Modules 1, 2 and 3
  • F.A Level 1 in Goalkeeping
  • F.A Coaching Disabled Footballers
  • F.A Junior Team Manager
  • F.A Level 1 Certificate in Coaching Futsal
  • F.A Child Protection Workshop Certificate
  • F.A Qualified Referee
  • F.A Emergency Aid Certificate
  • BFAS First Aid
  • SAQ P Award

Mark is fully insured and a member of the FA Licenced Coaches Club.

Football club I support

Tottenham Hotspur

Favourite player

Paul Gascoigne

Position

Defender / Goalkeeper


Staff Coach 
Melsi Kruti 
Age:
25

Qualifications

F.A Level 2

Notes

Melsi has been playing football all his life and  has been coaching for a number of years. He has worked with local clubs and also in primary schools as a coach. A Manchester United supporter and who’s favourite player is Cristiano Ronaldo (the worlds number 1 in his opinion). Qualifications:

  • FA Level 2
  • FA Level 1
  • FA Youth Module 3
  • FA Youth Module 2
  • FA Youth Module 1
  • FA First Aid Certificate
  • FA Child Protection Award

Football club I support

Manchester United

Favourite player

Cristiano Ronaldo


Staff Coach 
Matthew Bunn 
Age:
25

Qualifications

F.A Level 2

Football club I support

Southend


Staff Coach 
Phillip Jenkins 

Qualifications

F.A Level 2

Football club I support

Arsenal


Staff Coach 
Khale Da Costa 
Age:
21

Qualifications

F.A Level 1

Football club I support

Liverpool


Staff Coach 
Kieran Asamadu-Sakyi 
Age:
21

Qualifications

F.A Level 2

Notes

  • F.A Level 2
  • F.A Level 1
  • F.A Emergency Aid
  • F.A Child Protection

Football club I support

Arsenal


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