Coaches

We have some of the best coaches in youth football in the country co-ordinating, writing, planning and delivering our programmes.

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LEIGH KENYON

BIO

Leigh has worked in the full time youth development environment since he began coaching in 2003. His work has seen him head both community and elite programmes in NZ and the United Kingdom. Born in Manchester, England, Leigh has been lucky enough to travel the football world extensively and his wealth of knowledge comes from visiting the top football environments all across Europe and Asia. MY F.C Football School players can look forward to working in programmes that are put together with Leigh's professional and expert football eye.

 

COACHING QUALIFICATIONS

  • NZ National Coaching Licence
  • English FA Level 2 Coaching Licence

 

COACHING CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • 2009 - Head coach WYNRS team at the Aarau Masters in Switzerland
  • 2011 - 2014 - Head coach WYNRS team at the Reysol Cup in Japan. Champions in 2011, 2013 and 2014
  • 2012 - Assistant coach WYNRS team at the KFL K League tournament in South Korea
  • 2013 - Assistant coach Wynrs team for the One Nation Cup in Izmir, Turkey.
  • 2006 - 2014 - Assistant coach with Central United (2007) and Onehunga Sports (2011 and 2013) at the Manchester United Premier Cup World Finals in Manchester.
  • 2013 - Assistant coach WYNRS team at the AREVA Cup in Nuremberg, Germany.

PLAYING CAREER

  • NZ Under 20
  • NZ Under 23
  • Football Kingz - 1999-2002
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ADAM SOMERVILLE

BIO
 

Born and raised in Mangere Bridge, Auckland, Adam started his playing career at the age of 5 years old and has never looked back after falling in love with the game. Adam has discovered a passion for coaching and helping young players develop and grow through football. 

This interest lead Adam  to university where he studied a Bachelor of Sport majoring in Physical Education & Coaching. 

2018 marks Adams 11th year as a football coach and his appointment with the MY F.C Football School which he beams is 'his most exciting challenge yet'. 

On his role at the MY F.C Football School Adam commented 'I am excited to be onboard with the MY F.C. Football School and look forward to working alongside our young footballers'.

 

COACHING QUALIFICATIONS

  • NZ Junior Level 2 Licence
  • NZ Junior Level 1 Licence