Kristjaan Speakman

Academy Manager

Stuart English

Assistant Academy Manager & Head of Coaching

Tim Smith

Academy Operations Manager


Wes Hughes

Safeguarding Services Officer & Academy Coach


Simon Jones

Head of Player Recruitment


Mark Sinclair

Head of Education


Adam Roche

Head of Sports Science and Medicine


Danny Barham

Head of Academy Analysis & Data


Steve Spooner

Lead Professional Development Coach


Karl Hooper

Professional Development Coach


Mike Dodds

Lead Youth Development Coach


Martyn Olorenshaw

U13 & U14 Cell Lead Coach


James Brayne

U11 & U12 Cell Lead Coach


Richard Brooke

U9 & U10 Cell Lead Coach

Matt Doyle 

Head of Academy Goalkeeping

Dan Tumelty-Bevan

Academy Goalkeeping Coach


Emily Hickin

Assistant Academy Operations Manager

Alastair Chaplin

Academy Operations Coordinator



Carl McNally

Player Recruitment Officer




Chris Curtis

Scouting Coordinator & U23 Loans Manager


Jamie Stewart

Senior Academy Physiotherapist

Scott Hammond 

Academy Physiotherapist


Alexander Ng

Academy Physiotherapist



Andy Cunningham

U18 Sport Scientist

Andy Smith

U9-U16 Sports Scientist

Dhani Pattinson-Hughes 

U12-U18 Strength and Conditioning Coach


Mukesh Talwar

Academy Performance Analyst


Dan Ferrar

Academy Performance Analyst

Jordan Frampton 

Academy Performance Analysis Intern

Jonathan Pickering 

Academy Performance Analysis Intern