Rob Harrison


G09 Pre Academy
G08 Pre Academy
G07 Pre Academy
G06 Premier

My primary objective is to create a fun and competitive team environment
based on hard work and dedication.  I aim to encourage young players to
develop both their technical and tactical skills while fostering a true love for the game.

Licenses Held
BSc (hons) Sport, Coaching and Exercise Science – Manchester Metropolitan University
FA Coaching Certificate
US National E License
FA First Aid and Sports Injuries
Certificate of Education
Sports Leaders UK Accredited Tutor

Coaching Experience

  • LA Galaxy OC Girls Director GU7-U11 (2017-..)
  • LA Galaxy OC Head Coach (2017-..)
  • Irvine Slammers Head Coach (2013-2016)
  • Irvine Slammers Girls Pre Club Academy Director (2016)
  • Derby College Football Development Centre, 1st Team Assist Coach; 2nd Team Head Coach (2004/13)
  • Derby County FITC Development Squad, Assist. Coach (2012/13)
  • BCS East Midlands Coach (2013)
  • Manchester Metropolitan University Community Coach (2004/06)
  • EPL Camps, Coach (2005, 07, 11)
  • Vizari Soccer Camps, Camp Manager/Coach (2004)
  • Derby City Community Football Coach (2001/02/03/06)

Playing Experience

  • Sheffield Utd Schoolboys (1996-98)
  • South East Derbyshire College Football Academy (2000-2001)
  • Manchester Metropolitan University (2001-2004)
  • Belper Town FC (2004/05)
  • Holbrook Sports FC (2005/12) *Club Captain
  • Borrowash Victoria AFC (2012/13)