Academy Staff

Glenn Vaughan – Academy Director

Glenn is a UEFA qualified coach that has taken Youth Modules 1, 2 & 3. He has worked with a number of academies (in a number of roles) including Peterborough United FC (League One), Nottingham Forest FC (Championship) and many more.

Glenn will deliver the day-to-day training with all Academy players as well as organisation of events from trials to tours.

James Alger – Goalkeeper Coach/Advisor

James brings a wealth of experience to the Academy scheme. He is a UEFA qualified coach that is working with Northampton Town FC, whilst also running his own goalkeeper school. He will come in a number of times to educate and train our goalkeepers.

Tony Joyce – Lecturer / Academy Coach
Tony brings the course a wealth of experience in both football and education. He has been delivering Physical Education at GCSE level, as well as for BTEC in Sports courses.
He also has been a ‘Head of Physical Education’ for over twelve years. With Tony being an ex-professional footballer he has the knowledge of what it takes to become a professional.
He has played for Queens Park Rangers FC, Stevenage Borough FC & Aldershot FC.
He is a UEFA qualified coach and manager of Kempston Rovers FC in the Evo-Stik League Southern – Division 1 Central.