Meet our team
Head Coach and Founder of First Touch Academy, has been a qualified coach since 2011.
His aspiration to build and develop First Touch Academy is motivated by his unique methods of coaching, supported by his immense experience within the field of football.
Coach Eli is able to recognise strengths and weaknesses within a group as well as individuals, and adapt the style of play to enhance team performances.
Coach Louis has been a new and refreshing addition to First Touch Academy, having joined the team in 2020.
Louis brings a youthful and vibrant approach to our training programme.
Coach Louis' coaching experiences, having been an FA Coach since 2018, he has been able to implement his fresh ideologies of performance management and coaching techniques.
Coach Josh has been with us since the very beginning.
Josh is a valuable member of the team, who brings bags of experience, currently playing for Farnham Town FC.
Coach Josh trains and mentors our players, offering professional and quality guidance throughout the seasons.
He has a tough but technical approach, and has quickly become a favourite amongst the kids.
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'T' has also been with us from the very start. She works behind the scenes to help maintain First Touch Academy and keep things running smoothly.
T is always happy to help answer any queries you may have in a friendly and speedy manor, so do not hesitate to drop us an email/call.
Skill • Skill • Skill • Skill
First Touch Academy brings Academy level training to the community.
We provide personal football coaching for players of all abilities.
First Touch Academy have introduced BEGINNERS, INTERMEDIATES and ADVANCED classes.
Whether you're an aspiring footballer, newcomer to the game or would just like to build confidence, whilst making a few new friends... our academy is just right for you!
Each classification has a set of goals and criteria that each player will strive to achieve, enabling them to rise up a tier.
Our regular sessions will help build a basic balling foundation and help improve technique, speed, power and overall love of the modern game.
Our aim at First Touch Academy is to encourage youth development and establish a strengthened foundation for their future within football.
SKILL, PERSEVERANCE AND DELIVERY.
A philosophy we embody through our weekly sessions; focusing on individual fundamentals, motivating the children to become the best players they can be. All whilst in a fun and safe enviroment.
Our coaches will deliver a fun and comprehensive training syllabus that will challenge each individual player, whilst encouraging growth and development. Coaches will focus on a different theme each week and various techniques for players to learn and execute.
Our Sessions take place at King Georges Park, Burr Road, SW18 4SQ.
The following transport lines have routes that pass near King George's Park.
Bus: 270, 44, 77
Rail: SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY
Questions? Please feel free to reach out
to our Head Coach Elijah Ogunseye or our Administrator Theepthika.
Contact no.: 07538548318 or 07831713398
King George’s Park, Burr road, SW18 4SQ