Coaching Staff

Previously the Watford FC Academy Coach for eight years, Chris is currently the Head Coach of the Shadow Youth Team. He has multiple coaching badges including a UEFA A License Preparatory Course and a UEFA B License.

During his coaching career, Chris has spotted, recruited and helped to develop a number of players, providing them with a platform to build a football career within the professional game, Under 23 and Under 18 level.

Some of those players include Britt Assombalonga, Flo Bojaj, CJ Hamilton, Josh Wallen, Randell Williams, Mo Sangare, Charlie Beaton, Sam Shaban and Joe Kouadio.

Chris has won several honours during his coaching career including two National Football Youth League titles in the 2012/13 and 2014/15 seasons.