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PDA Coaching strives to progress all participant’s technical ability, tactical awareness, physically fitness and psychological aspects of the game. Develop all participants to achieve their potential. To provide the children with the best opportunities to achieve their ambitions within sport.


Danny Hebditch


Daniel has 13 years experience coaching children specialising in football but also having a vast knowledge of coaching tag-rugby, cricket, athletic’s, basketball, tennis and many more. Daniel has coached at both the Emirates Stadium and Arsenal’s first team training ground, the London Colney working with the under 11’s and was also on the coaching staff at Arsenal’s Pre Academy working with the Under 6’s – 8’s. He is now the Lead Coach for the Southampton FC U6 - U8 Pre Academy Centre (Guildford). Daniel has experience coaching abroad having coached in Italy twice and Greece once. Daniel was previously the Area Coordinator for Arsenal Soccer Schools (Surrey) and was in charge of both of the Development Centre’s as well as being the Under 9 Advanced Squad coach where his team played matches against the likes of : Chelsea, Brighton, Fulham, Leyton Orient, Luton, West Ham and Crystal Palace. Daniel previously also coached John Terry’s twins and Freddie Flintoff’s son! Daniel’s personal best achievement within coaching is helping to develop a young player who attended one of his soccer schools, recommended him to the Advanced squad and the player then went on to sign for the Arsenal Academy! Since establishing PDA he has also had players sign for clubs such as: Southampton (2), Crystal Palace (2), Reading (2), Fulham, Charlton, AFC Wimbledon & Portsmouth.

Callum O'Connell

Academy U7 & Development Centre U8 Head Coach

Tony Milstead

U9 Academy Head Coach

Josh Hill

U11 & U12 Academy Head Coach

Erwan Akkouche

U16 Academy Head Coach

Rosan Rai

Development Centre Coach

Ollie Stokes

Development Centre & Academy Assistant Coach

Franco Abbatecola

Academy & Development Centre Head of Goalkeeping

Sam Hawkins

Academy U11 & U12 Head Coach

Dan Moult

Development Centre U11 Head Coach


Academy U12 Head Coach

Dene Field

Development Centre Coach

Joe Taberer

Development Centre U10 Head Coach

Molly Ufton

Development Centre U9 Head Coach & Soccer School Coach

Rhys Panrucker

Development Centre U6 Coach

Niyog Limbu

Development Centre Coach

Matt Umney

Development Centre U9 Coach

Ben Wicks

Development Centre U8 Head Coach, After School & Soccer School Coach

Emily Howell

Development Centre Assistant Coach

Aiden Greene

Assistant Development Centre & Soccer School Coach

Karl Beale

After School Club Coach