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The Horse with no Name
Oct 27, 2003
The wilds of Kent
Someone posted that we have a big backroom staff so I thought I would contrast and compare. Ive removed physios/doctors and youth/academy coaches, masseurs and kit managers for clarification.

Basically, yeah we could do with more backroom staff.

Head Coach - Lee Johnson
Assistant Head Coach - Tommy Wright
Goalkeeper Coach - John Vaughan
Coach - Paul Heckingbottom
Head Sports Scientist - Nathan Winder

Richie Kyle First-Team Coach
Mick Rathbone First-Team Coach
Bobby Mimms Goalkeeper Coach
Scott Armstrong Strength and Conditioning Coach

Assistant Manager Steve Parkin
Goalkeeping Coach Lee Butler
Fitness Coach Nick Allamby
Head of Recruitment Russ Richardson

Assistant Manager David Oldfield
Goalkeeper Coach Gavin Ward

Head Of Football Operations: Chris Brass
Assistant Manager: Ben Futcher
First Team Coach/Player: Chris Sedgwick
Goalkeeper Coach: Ian Wilcox
Chartered Physiotherapist /First team Fitness Coach: Nick Meace
Head of Operation and Player Analysis: Neil Howarth

Assistant Manager: Brian Carey
Goalkeeping Coach Mark Crossley

Assistant manager: Richard Hall
Goalkeeping coaches: Ademola Bankole, Ed Wooten
Data analyst: Jonathan Duckett
Performance analyst: Michael Still
Senior professional coach: John McGreal
Professional development coaches: Steve Ball, Wayne Brown

Mark Venus Technical Director
Neil MacFarlane Assistant Manager
Jamie Clapham First Team Coach
Steve Ogrizovic Goalkeeping Coach
Pete Tierney Sports Scientist
Paul Travis Performance Analyst

Neil Baker Assistant Manager
Andy Franks Fitness Coach
Dario Gradi MBE Technical Director
Charlie Ager Performance Analyst
Gerald Parton Performance Analyst

First Team Coach: Paul Butler
Goalkeeping Coach: Paul Gerrard
Fitness Coach: Ben Rome

Assistant Manager Chris Lucketti
Goalkeeper Coach David Lucas
Fitness Coach Youl Mawéné
Technical Director Grétar Steinsson
Director of Football Stuart Murdoch
Chief Scout Steve Davis

Assistant manager David Kerslake
First team coach Steve Lovell
Goalkeeping coach Jason Brown

Assistant manager: David Livermore
Coach: Andy Frampton
Goalkeeping coach: Kevin Pressman
Head of scouting: Mick Harford

Assistant Manager: Dean Holden
First Team Coach: Jim Harvey
Goalkeeping & Fitness Coach: Anthony White
Football Operations: Lee Dykes

Kevin Russell Assistant Manager
Coach Gavin Strachan

Port Vale
Assistant Manager: Paul Bodin
Player-coach: Michael Brown
Chief Scout: Dean Glover
Goalkeeping coach: Dave Timmins

Assistant Manager Chris Beech
Goalkeeping coach Steve Collis
Fitness coach Kevin Gibbins

Assistant Manager: David Kelly
Coach: Nick Daws
Reserve Team Manager: Andy Dawson
Goalkeeping Coach: Paul Musselwhite
Strength and Conditioning Coach: Adam Hearn

Sheffield United
Assistant Manager Andy Crosby
First-team Coach Dean Wilkins
Fitness Coach Lee Rickards
Fitness Coach Lee McMahon
Goalkeeping Coach Darren Ward
Performance Analyst England Mike Allen

Michael Jackson Assistant Manager
Danny Coyne Goalkeeping Coach
Simon Haworth Coach
Michael Vernon Performance Analyst
Andy Hodgan Fitness Coach

Assistant Manager Graham Coughlan
Chief Scout Bob Shaw
Goalkeeping Coach Paul Smith and Terry Mason
Strength and conditioning coach Mark Williams

First Team Coach Luke Williams
Head Of Goalkeeping Steve Hale
Sport Scientist Michael Cooper
Video Analyst Alex Seager

Richard O'Kelly Assistant Manager/First team coach
Neil Cutler Goalkeeping Coach
Callum Hayes Performance Analysis

Assistant Manager Graham Barrow
Head of Football Operations Matt Jackson
Goalkeeping Coach Mike Pollitt
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