John has been a soccer coach since 1999. He has experience in soccer coaching and development in England and in many different states across the U.S.A. John has also received a Positive Coaching Alliance ‘Double Goal Coach’ award.
John has a F.A Coaching Badge, CYSA National License, and NSCAA Diploma and NSCAA Advanced National Diploma. He earned his college degree in Sports and Exercise Science, where he played at college level at the University of Gloucestershire in England.
John is also a member of the CYSA Coaching Staff, and has been involved with the ODP coaching program.
John has a proven track record of developing high level soccer players and has worked with over 50 players that have played at the PDP or ODP District Level. He helped over 15 players go to State level, six players at the Regional Level, and help two players go on to play for the U.S National team. In addition, he has coached over 20 players that have gone onto play College soccer at the Division 1, 2 and 3 Level.
John has also coached in a number of high level Youth Soccer Clubs in the south Bay Area, such as Santa Clara Sporting, MVLA and De Anza Force. During this time John has worked with many advanced level teams that have won a number of premier level tournaments and events (see ‘team achievements’ page for more information on these teams).
As well as working with some of the best players in the Country, John also has experience of working with recreation level players and players that are new to competitive soccer. John has coached players of all ages and abilities and is a coach than can create and adjust coaching sessions to fit the specific learning needs of many different types of players and teams.
Premier Soccer Coaching has a large network of coaches that have many years of experience coaching youth soccer. All of our coaches are CYSA, USSF or NSCAA certified. All coaches use a positive style of coaching and believe in creating a positive learning environment for their players and teams.
Premier Soccer Coaching has a varied and diverse pool of coaches at its disposal and is confident that they can provide a coach that is a good fit for any level of team or player. Old or young, advanced or begin, we have a coach that can develop your game to the next level.
All Premier Soccer Coaching staff have taken a LiveScan background check.
Please contact Premier Soccer Coaching to find out more about each specific member of our Coaching Staff.