Under 11 Blues Head Coach: Stuart Lewis
Stuart is the Head Coach of the under 9’s Lakeside football team. He has been part of Lakeside football club for 4 years, since his son started playing. He is born and bred in Cheltenham and married with two children.
Stuart loves football and has played football most of his life in Saturday and Sunday leagues until a knee injury occurred which has led him to coach. Stuart is an FA Level 1 Qualified Coach and holds a valid DBS certificate.
Under 11 Whites Manager: Chris Darlington
Chris jointly manages the U9’s and has been a coach for the last 4 seasons seeing the team progress through the Academy. Originally from Lancashire he has played football in both the Lancashire and Gloucestershire amateur leagues and still turns out for a local side in the Gloucestershire Vets League on a Sunday morning. He promotes a strong sense of team work in his coaching and encourages the players to work hard, have fun and enjoy their football. Chris lives in Cheltenham and is married with 2 children.