Coach Jesse

Coach Jesse is one of our head Coaches, heading our Under 6’s, 9’s & Under 10’s New Forest Academy squads as well as our Ballard Saturday Club and after-school clubs.  He has a wealth of experience coaching youth football across the New Forest for the past four years.

Having worked one-to-one with Academy Coaches during his early playing career, Coach Jesse has shown excellent record for encouraging and developing players to their full potential.

Coach Jesse draws upon his extensive competitive playing experience, having been Scouted for Southampton Youth Academy at an early age. He later went on to be accepted into the AFC Bournemouth Academy.

Coach Jesse attended Brockenhurst College, where he played in the Youth Alliance Football Academy, reaching the National Cup final on 3 occasions.

Jesse has played under Carl Robson, AFC Bournemouth’s Head of recruitment, as well as Graham Mills, their Head of Academy phase under 12’s to Under 16’s.

Coach Jesse now plays the highest level of semi-professional football, alongside his Coaching role, playing in competitions such as the FA Cup he will continue to compete to the highest level.


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