Tom’s Coaching Bio
Tom joins us with a wealth of experience in Goalkeeping coaching across a number of Academies in England. A former Goalkeeper himself, most recently with Tasman United in the NZ Premiership, Tom is a Level 3 GK Coach and also possesses the outfield OFC A License. His experience boasts working across a wide-range of age groups from U9-U23s, and this experience as Head of Goalkeeping in full-time Academy environments in addition to with National Teams is second to none.
Tom has worked as Head of Academy Goalkeeping at Aldershot Town, Portsmouth and most notably Charlton Athletic where his role saw him work on a daily basis with the first-team Goalkeepers in addition to leading the Academy Goalkeeping program. He has been responsible for the development of a number of age-group internationals from these programs. Tom has also worked in the Women’s Super League with Reading FC.
As part of his role with us here at Brisbane Roar, Tom will not only lead the Goalkeeping program for our Academy but oversee the development of Goalkeepers through our pre-academy program including our SAP & Academy Partners.