Chatham United Coaches
A current coach at PDA and the owner of Pre K Kickers and Short Sided Soccer. With a USSF C License, USC Premier, La Liga Formation and Futsal Level 1 Diploma he brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the sidelines to help our girls.
From Liverpool, England. As a youngster, played for a few local academies & Liverpool College. Career highlight was playing semi professional for Airbus Uk in the Welsh Premier league.
Moved to New Jersey in 2009 working with United Soccer Academy and then moved on to Maestro Soccer where he has been a head coach since 2011. Trained many teams at Chatham United over the years & also worked on the Academy program.
Coach Donny is from the Rep. Of Ireland and has an education in BSc in Sports Science. Donny has many coaching licenses but some include U.S. Soccer Grassroots 7v7, 9v9, 11v11, Goalkeeping Level 1, and Director of Coaching. Previously he has coached at places like Manchester United Foundation, STA, and SPF. Donny has also played for Monaghan United and Bangor University of Wales.
Coach Andy started coaching soccer in 2006 in England and worked with his local town club that he grew up playing for. Since then Andy has attended College to study coaching and has worked for numerous clubs in England. Then he moved to America in 2011 where he worked in clubs across Long Island and Connecticut. Since 2016 when Andy moved to New Jersey he has been working for Chatham United. In all his time coaching he has worked with all age groups from 2 years old up and including adult players.
Darren Marshall Joined PDA Soccer club in 2021 coming from Manhattan SC in NYC where he was the girls Director of coaching. Darren has been coaching for the past 26 years professionally in Boston, NYC and now NJ.
Born in Medellin, Colombia. Began coaching with Ken at Pre-K Kickers. Coached at Hillsborough Soccer Club for two years and managed four different teams. Has worked both at the developmental and elite levels from 5u-13u. Was the head coach for the Pre-K Kicker programs and the Festival Program Manager at Hillsborough.
Alex is from Bournemouth, England, where he played soccer from a young age and played many different levels in England. Started his coaching career when he was 18 with AFC Bournemouth community program and got into some academy coaching there before he started his journey coaching in America around age 22.