We don’t like to blow our own trumpet but Head coach Luke’s positive coaching attitude and accomplishments have not gone unnoticed.
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When Luke completed his UEFA B, Scarborough Athletic had these kind words to say about their ex-player and coach:
“The 23-year-old is a man on a mission after following in the footsteps of Athletic’s U19s manager Steve Roberts who also studied for his UEFA B with the support of a league bursary.” Read the full article here.
While Luke was studying for his BSc in Sport Development with Coaching degree, he took a placement with the Premier League in South Africa. He worked with the Football Foundation of South Africa, teaching football to underprivileged children from the townships of Gansbaai and Masakhane. Read more on Luke’s soccer coaching achievement here.
The Premier League were more than impressed with Luke’s work in South Africa, publishing a full article on his experience!
Luke’s University accomplishments didn’t stop there, alongside working for Sheffield Wednesday FC, he worked at both the London 2012 Olympics and the Sochi Winter Games, The Star newspaper covered this story and some of Luke’s experiences here.
After graduating University, Luke coached in America for Discoveries Soccer Club via Global Premier Soccer he returned to the UK where he started Inspire Soccer UK in his hometown of Scarborough. While studying towards his UEFA qualification, he worked for Hull City when they gained Premier League Status in the role of scouting and developing talented young players. Success came yet again as several youngsters signed contracts at the professional club, read Scarborough News’ full account here, and a bit more about Luke’s district team’s winning streak here.
All of these experiences have given Head Coach Luke a solid grounding and ethos for Inspire Soccer UK. Who knows what is yet to come after arriving in Sydney this year!