has had a passion for football playing from the age of 5 and then beginning to coach at the age of 14. This passion lead him to Coventry University where he graduated with a Sport’s Management degree whilst being the player-coach for the university football team. After graduating university in 2010, Sam continued his passion for coaching football by gaining full time employment with the United Soccer Academy based in New Jersey, USA. Originally hired as a full time soccer coach, working with children from the age of 2 up to the age of 18, he quickly progressed into the management team. Here he worked in the coaching education department to develop curriculum’s, programs and ensure the high standard of product on the field. Sam has gained coaching badges from the English FA & NSCAA in the USA as well as qualification’s in basketball and tennis to make him a well rounded coach with over 12 years experience.