Coaches

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

leigh.png

LEIGH KENYON

PROGRAMME DIRECTOR

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