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Academy Who's Who?

Academy manager:
Richard Cooper

Head of academy operations/academy designated safeguarding officer:
Neil Bainbridge

Head of coaching:
Simon Ward

PDP lead:
Mike Whitlow

Assistant PDP coach:
Liam Hearn

Academy GK coach:
Sam Wilson

YDP lead:
Sam Collins

FP lead:
Jack Hawkins

U21 sports therapist:
Tom Chapman

Head of academy SSM:
George Goodwin

Under-9s coaches:
Charlie Hardwick & Simon Hennessey

Under-10s coaches:
Jake Kemp & Jamie Wakelin

Under-11s coaches:
Marc Walters & Mark Richards

Under-12s coaches:
Ian King & Ben Lydon

Under-13s coaches:
Mark Vella & Ash Neville

Under-14s coaches:
Steve Pritchard & Joe Ives

Under-15s coaches:
Matt Ramsbottom & Keaton Ward

Under-16s coaches:
Keiran Coupe & Nigel Dobney

Academy head of recruitment:
Ian Deakin

Academy administrator:
Martin Vardy

Analyst:
Olly Watson