Lecturer in Football Coaching & Management

A former professional footballer for Barnsley, Crewe Alexandra and Rochdale who is also a former UCFB/GIS Student having gained an undergraduate degree in Football Coaching & Management, followed by a postgraduate Masters Football Coaching & Practice. Has extensive experience coaching at various youth levels within academies and also at Non-League/Semi Professional levels. The last 5 seasons as Co-Manager with 1874 Northwich a step 4 side.

About Wayne
Area of Expertise:
  • Applied Football Coaching
  • Strategies and Tactics
Teaching/Research Interests:

Particularly interested in research into end of career transitions and the implications of technology on the future of Football coaching and coaches.


Society for Education and Training Foundation

  • BA (1st class Hons) Football Coaching & Management
  • MA Football Coaching & Practice
  • PGCE 14+ Sports Coaching