Adrian Whitbread

Adrian Whitbread Head Coach

Adrian is an FA “A” licensed Coach who has played and coached at the top level of EPL in England.
He has also been a highly successful coach in the USL, NASL and at international level, sought after by Bahrain to develop their U21 team in 2013.
‘Whit’ has an enthusiasm which is infectious and a knowledge that will push athletes to levels they previously felt unattainable. Tactically he adopts a flexible approach which is key to developing an understanding of many different styles of play and methodology which then promotes learning and improving.
A former defender for Orient, West Ham United, Portsmouth, Swindon and Reading, he was a quick learner who maximizied his ability and played with some of the games top names. Spells playing under the likes of Harry Redknapp and Glenn Hoddle ensure he has a broad attitude to coaching and can adapt to differing levels of ability and cultures.
After successful spells in the USL & NASL Adrian has built up a network of connections currently working at the top level (MLS) in the Pro Game, and vitally, a myriad of coaches working in the college network.