At FFA we are passionate about recruiting the best coaches to help support our players development and well-being.

    All our coaches are FA Qualified and hold both FA Accredited First Aid and Safeguarding Certifications as a minimum.

    Well-being for our players is a key priority and all our coaches hold Enhanced DBS Check clearance.

    With our sessions holding a specific focus on football fitness, our coaches have studied Sports Conditioning at some point during their career and have extensive knowledge in both anatomy and physiology.

    If you have any concerns with your players well-being, then please do contact our Welfare Officer - Yasin Virani


    Yas has played football for a over three decades and after suffering a major injury, he turned his attention to coaching and supporting young players in developing the right skills to excel their game and understand the importance of body conditioning.

    After studying Sports Science at University and obtaining various FA qualifications. Yas has coached at several clubs and specialises in S&C.


    • Physical Strength & Conditioning
    • Mindset Training
    • Footwork and SAQ Training
    • 1:1 & Small Groups Training


    Rhys has recently stepped in coaching and joined the FFA team. He is learning and developing his style to support younger players elevate their game. Alongside his FA Level 1 Coach qualification, Rhys is an FA qualified referee and has obtained great tactical knowledge of the game. He is able to deliver match related sessions, specifically to meet the goals of our player.


    • Power & Fitness Training
    • Match Related Training
    • 1:1 & Small Groups Training


    Ryan is a passionate footballer and currently plays for Spencer's Wood, as a CDM, in the Division 1 East Berks League.

    Ryan has a huge depth of knowledge around technical and physical requirements to excel in football and has a vested interest to pass this on to other aspiring footballers.

    He currently studies Sports Science and focuses on Performance & Technique Analysis.


    • Ball Mastery Training
    • SAQ Training
    • Performance Analysis
    • 1:1 & Small Groups Training


    Luke has a keen interest in football and currently plays for Ashridge FC. Taking his passion of football, he has obtained his FA coaching qualifications and has been part of the FFA team for close to three years. He is currently studying Sports Science at Bournemouth University.

    Luke is able to deliver technical sessions with specific focus around ball manipulation and enhancing footwork.


    • Ball Manipualtion
    • Footwork and SAQ Training
    • Position Specific Training
    • 1:1 & Small Groups Training