Our coaches have all been CRB checked, are fully insured and all have full coaching licence.
Dennis is the head and founder of the Roehampton Football Academy. He played football in Bolton and late in life he moved to Brighton, where he played semi pro football in Southwick and Eastbourne United. He was also a player manager in Seaford Town and Brighton Celtic. He then moved to London in 1987 and later on he concentrated on coaching.
One of his management successes was Collier Wood FC under 14, where they won the League and League Cup, has beaten finalist in Surrey County Cup, won Cambersland Eleven Challenge Cup, UKFFFC won league beaten finalist in London Cup, Walton and Hersham twelve game unbeaten to win league under ten.
Dennis has been to several countries, namely Santarem and Rio in Brazil, where he coached on several occasions. He’s also been to Germany, France, Poland, Portugal, Belgium, Austria. He watched the game in Marracania Stadium (Flamengo vs Flumenes) and was at the World Cup in Paris, France in 1998.
He worked in Aldershot under 18 as an assistance manager, as well as at Fulham FC as a community coach for 6 years. He developed football youth inclusion programme in Roehampton in 2007, where three of the players got YTSs (Fulham and Rushden Diamonds).
Tolga is a qualified FA Level 2 Football Coach and plays semi-professional football. He came to England when he was 17 and in 2009 he gained his first Football coaching awards, the FA level 1 and 2 certificates linked with Springboard College and Arsenal FC. He then started working with Galatasaray Academy London (1 season) where he was in charge of U-14 players and goalkeepers. In 2011 he managed SCR Colts U-18 (half season) and also did after school football coaching in the Crystal Palace area for 4 months. He then went to manage the UKFF football academy from January 2013 until end of the season.