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Academy Staff

Academy Staff

Academy Manager and Lead Professional Development Phase Coach (U18): Nick Harrison
Head of Coaching: Michael Stringfellow
Professional Development Phase (U18 and U16) Coach: Andy Fensome
Lead Academy Goalkeeper Coach: Dave Rodgerson
Lead Youth Development Phase (U12 to U16) Coach: John Welsh
Lead Foundation Phase Coach (U5 to U11): Melissa Brown
Head of Academy Recruitment and Academy Designated Safeguarding Officer: Andy Livingstone
Head of Academy Education: Philip Brown
Head of Academy Medicine and Sports Science: Jonathan Griffiths
Performance Analyst: Finton O'Leary
Academy Administrator: Ruth Fensome
Academy Sports Therapist: Jake Atherton
Host Family: Paul May

Latest Academy News

Youth Team

Cross-Adair Delighted With Cup Win To Round Off ‘Fantastic Season’

4 May 2022

Preston North End U19s forward Finlay Cross-Adair scored as his side won 4-1 over Luton Town and lifted the EFL Youth Alliance Cup.

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Youth Team

Highlights: Youth Alliance Cup Final

4 May 2022

Watch the match highlights from Tuesday night's Youth Alliance Cup final victory over Luton Town!

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Youth Team

Gallery: Youth Alliance Cup Final

4 May 2022

Check out our selection of match photos and celebrations from Tuesday night as the U18s sealed the Youth Alliance League and Cup double!

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Youth Team

PNE U18 Seal League And Cup Double!

3 May 2022

Preston North End U18 have sealed the Youth Alliance League and Cup double thanks to a 4-1 victory away to Luton Town!

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Youth Team

PNE U18 Face Luton Town In Youth Alliance Cup Final

3 May 2022

Preston North End U18 head to Kenilworth Road on Tuesday evening in search of the league and cup double.

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Youth Team

Ticket And Coach Info For Youth Alliance Cup Final

27 April 2022

Tickets and coach travel are now on sale for the Youth Alliance Cup final against Luton Town on Tuesday 3rd May.

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Youth Team

Cross-Adair Happy To Be In The Goals

24 April 2022

Finlay Cross-Adair said it was “good to get back in the goals” as PNE U19 fired six past Walsall.

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Youth Team

Nevin Eyeing More Silverware

20 April 2022

U19s captain Harry Nevin says he is aiming for more trophies after he captained North End to victory in the Central League Cup semi-final on Wednesday afternoon.

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