COACHES

Chris Blount

Head Coach

Chris founded CB Soccer Skillz in 2016 and has built up a strong reputation for his coaching methods, philosophy and ability to develop junior footballers to achieve their potential whilst having fun. He also founded CC Football which delivered weekly Goalkeeper coaching via the Conrad Logan Goalkeeper Academy Brand to over 70 junior keepers on a weekly basis and has now become part of CB Soccer Skillz

 

He has experience coaching in all ages of the junior game and up to Step 5 at non league level. He has played local football for over 25 years and still plays when coaching commitments allow.

Chris is currently a UEFA B Student and holds a FA Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Football, FA Youth Module 1, FA Youth Module 2, FA Futsal Level 1 and the FA Level 1 in Coaching Goalkeeping. He also has NVQ's in Coaching and Team Management.

 

Kirsty Naismith

Lead Coach

Kirsty has lots of experience working with Children in Football and works as a sports technician in schools. ​She is a knowledgeable and well respected coach and currently manages the Groby Girls U16's team whilst also playing herself for Asfordby ladies. .

She is currently a UEFA B Student, holds a Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Football, Level 1 in Coaching Goalkeeping and has experience of coaching all age groups from 4 year olds to seniors.

Kirsty is a lead coach of our Football Development Centre and also carries out our Mini Academy weekly sessions at Loughborough Dynamo and Rothley Imps

 

Erin Hannah

Coach

Erin joins CB Soccer Skillz with a wealth of experience having played in Goal in the Women's game for Everton, Leicester City and Leicester United. She has played against some fantastic players across the women's game and established herself as a solid and reliable Goalkeeper. 

She's carried her quality standards into coaching where she's been delivering high standard coaching. 

Erin coaches at our Goalkeeper Academy. 

 

Cain Levell

Coach

Cain started receiving Goalkeeper Coaching with us in 2017. In 2018 he graduated through our GK Academy to start coaching. Over the next year he undertook coaching qualifications and coached each week with us becoming a valuable member of the team. 

Others have noticed his ability for coaching with him undertaking some coaching for Goalkeepers and Mini Dribblers at a local club. 

Cain coaches at our Goalkeeper Academy primarily and occasionally covers at our Football Development Centre

 

Holly Mayfield

Coach

Holly is another graduate though our coaching programs and has been coaching for about a year now in which time she's completed her first coaching badge and is also studying sports at college.

Since moving into coaching holly has been working with our foundation groups in Football and has coached all junior ages of Goalkeepers. 

Holly currently coaches at our Mini Academy session at Loughborough Dynamo. 

 

Alfie Gowers

Coach

Paolo Guglielmi

Coach