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Academy Staff

Academy Staff

Academy Manager and Lead Professional Development Phase Coach (U18): Nick Harrison
Head of Coaching: Matt Craddock
Professional Development Phase (U18 and U16) Coach: Andy Fensome
Lead Academy Goalkeeper Coach: Dave Rodgerson
Lead Youth Development Phase (U12 to U16) Coach: John Prince
Lead Foundation Phase Coach (U5 to U11): Paul Gray
Head of Recruitment and Academy Safeguarding Officer: Andy Livingstone
Head of Academy Education: Philip Brown
Head of Academy Medicine and Sports Science: Jonathan Griffiths
Performance Analyst: Aaron Dagger 
Academy Administrator: Ruth Fensome
Host Family: Joan McCallion

Latest Academy News

Youth Team

Salford City U18 3 PNE U18 2

18 August 2019

The youth team’s winning start to the campaign was halted by Salford City on Saturday morning, the young Lilywhites losing out 3-2 at Partington Sports Village.

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Youth Team

PNE U18 3 Morecambe U18 2

11 August 2019

Jacob Holland-Wilkinson scored an 89th-minute winner to maintain the youth team's 100 per cent start to the new North West Youth Alliance season in a 3-2 triumph over Morecambe.

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Youth Team

Youth Team Learn Youth Alliance Cup Opponents

15 July 2019

The youth team have learned the four other sides that they will compete against in their Youth Alliance Cup group this season.

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Youth Team

Harrison Encouraged By Early Pre-Season Form

14 July 2019

Nick Harrison has been impressed with how his youth team players have started their pre-season campaign, making it two wins from two with a 5-3 triumph over Salford City on Saturday.

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Youth Team

Corcoran Looking Forward To Training Camp

7 July 2019

Jimmy Corcoran is excited to be heading away on a training camp with the youth team this week and hopes it will provide plenty of team bonding opportunities.

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Youth Team

Gallery: Youth Team vs Morecambe

7 July 2019

View a gallery of images from photographer Pete Burns as the youth team convincingly beat Morecambe to kick-start their pre-season games schedule in style.

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Youth Team

PNE U18’s League And Pre-Season Fixtures Confirmed

4 July 2019

Preston North End’s U18 side will face two new opponents in the EFL North West Youth Alliance league for the 2019/20 season, once they have come through a seven-game pre-season programme.

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Youth Team

Three PNE Goals On LFE Goal Of The Season Shortlist

25 June 2019

Three of the ten goals on the League Football Education’s [LFE] Goal of the Season shortlist come from Preston North End players.

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