"How are you going to create the next Christiano Ronaldo or the next Messi if you don’t give them the freedom to run at people, take risks and be creative. If you can’t do it at nine and ten when can you?" Tom Statham, Manchester United Academy Coach
Who we are
Salisbury Rovers Patron
Mikey has been connected to Rovers since its formation. He is a UEFA Pro Licence Coach who is currently Professional Development Phase Coach with Brighton & Hove Albion FC. He has been u18s coach at Southampton FC. and an England FA National Specialist with the national youth teams. Mikey worked previously with Brighton & Hove Albion and with Portsmouth FC,. Before that he managed Salisbury City FC when it was in the National League, making him, at the time, England's youngest ever professional manager.
Mikey provides advice and support to the committee, championing our child-centred, and long-term development goals.
Salisbury Rovers FC Committee
Club Secretary and Welfare Officer: Debbie Sayers Club Treasurer: Tanya Gunstone Club Chair: Eamonn Doherty Vice Chair: Tim Holmes Social Secretary: Nikki Allerton Youth Engagement Leads: Keir Doherty & Aaron Joseph Committee member:Rob Bright Committee member: Penny Brookes Associate Committee member: Iain Parsons Co-founder and Associate Committee member: Sarah Hickman
Environment mentor: Steve Hooper Steve is a UEFA B LIcensed/FA Youth Award qualified coach . FA Licensed Coach:Debbie Sayers FA Licensed Coach:Tim Holmes FA Licensed Coach:Keir Doherty FA Licensed Coach:Aaron Joseph FA Licensed Coach:Denis Bangura FA Licensed Coach:Ivan Siabruk Coaching Volunteer: Penny Brookes Coaching Volunteer: Anna Morton Coaching Volunteer: Rich Tidmarsh Coaching Volunteer: Rob Bright Coaching Volunteer: John Gibbons
Our club links with many clubs and coaches in the UK and around the world. We have formed an advisory panel to support key aspects of our development. This is a way of connecting to experts in their field to whom the club may turn for support and advice. We are always looking to support the creative development of our club.
Our panel is:
Dan Abrahams - Dan Abrahamsis a sport psychologist working alongside individuals, teams, coaches and organisations globally .