Simon has worked for several elite-level football academies including current Premier League sides; Southampton FC, AFC Bournemouth and Arsenal FC. Outside of coaching Academy Football, Simon also has experience in designing and managing grassroots programs and was the Head Coach of Arsenal Soccer Schools from 2016-18, a network of grassroots coaching franchisees teaching ‘The Arsenal Way’ in 20+ global locations.
In his current role with the Arsenal FC, Simon designs bespoke coaching programs and delivers/manages them to our international partners. These programs range from focusing on coach and player development with national associations to summer camps in the US to brand awareness events that utilize football activity to engage with a predetermined target audience.
He has managed and delivered events in the Europe, America, Africa, Asia and Australasia which has provided experience and understanding in how to operate in many different environments and cultures.
*Each week of Arsenal Football Development USA Soccer Camps will include visits from Arsenal coaches. Coaches and visits are subject to change by week.