Coach John coaches Academy's U12 girls, U14 girls, U14 boys and U16 boys teams. He received his UEFA B Coaching license & FA Youth Award in 2014 from the English Football Association. has worked as a full time professional coach for the last 11 years.
During this time he has spent successful periods at two English academies (Carlisle United & Tranmere Rovers) he has coached at multiple age groups from u9s - u18s. John has also worked within the Girls center of excellence system and for the English FA as a coach mentor. John also spent two and a half years setting up an academy program in China for Tranmere Rovers where his team managed to win the Inner Mongolia cup.