Coaching Staff

Football Academy Director – Richard Forsyth

Richard Forsyth is an ex professional footballer who amassed over 250 Football League appearances with Birmingham City, Stoke City, Blackpool, Peterborough United and Cheltenham Town. Alongside his 20 years of playing experience Richard is a UEFA B qualified coach and spent a number of years coaching at Wolverhampton Wanderers. In addition to this he has obtained a BA degree in Physical Education where he been teaching for over 10 years. Richard is currently Wolverhampton Schools F.A U15’s & U16’s manager where the philosophy is to nurture and trust in young players.

Academy Development Coach – George Forsyth

George Forsyth is a current semi-professional footballer for Worcester City formerly of Wolverhampton Wanderers and most recently Kidderminster Harriers. Alongside playing, George is a Level 2 qualified coach awaiting to undertake his UEFA B coaching badge. Having recently been involved in the academy system George understands what challenges young adults between the ages of 16-19 are facing.

Academy Coach – Richard Spittle

Richard Spittle is a P.E teacher and Level 2 coach at the academy.