At KIKOFF we love football as much as you do. We’re players, coaches, managers and all round football fanatics so you know you’re in the right hands! Our team work together across all locations which allows us to provide the best all-round service so get in touch today with any questions you have.
Director of Coaching and founder of the KIKOFF football coaching program | Leon also works as the Assistant Coach for Dunbar Rovers’ NPL First Grade Team, and as the age group co-ordinator for St Aloysius’ year 9’s. He is accredited with an FFA B-License and has 15 years of coaching experience in the UK, USA and Australia.
Head of Strength and Conditioning | Gary holds a degree in Human Performance, and is accredited with ASCA, IYCA and EXOS qualifications in athlete development as well as an FFA Football Conditioning License. He currently works with Dunbar Rovers’ NPL U18’s, 20’s and First Grade squads, and provides consultation services for teams in the USA. Gary brings a new proficiency to our coaching team and he is doing great things to enhance the coaching program so that it better meets the physiological needs of our players.
Technical Director of Soccer Schools, FDS and Holidays Camps |Adam holds a degree in Psychology and has had a huge impact on the content and implementation of our coaching programs. After his graduation, he spent two years leading football camps, administering coaches’ clinics and coaching premier level SAP teams across the east coast of USA; picking up qualifications as a youth camp director and NFHS interscholastic coach. At present, he holds an FFA C-License and FFA Futsal licence and recently worked as the head coach of FNSW GU13 Storm development squad at the National Futsal Championships in Sydney.
Technical Director of KIKSTARTERS | Dan holds a degree in Education, and has previously worked as a school teacher and coach, at pre-school, elementary and high school levels. A hugely diverse coach with coaching experience that includes the Manchester United Youth Academy, and UK clubs and programs for disabled players. In the past decade alone, Dan has coached players aged 18-months to 18-years across the UK, USA and Australia whilst picking up his FA Level 1 & 2, and FFA C-License along the way. Dan’s communication skills and coaching personality have been crucial in the delivery of our coaching programs.
Centre Manager & Head Goalkeeping Coach | Chaz played professionally in Scotland for Dundee United & Partick Thistle before moving to the Kansas, USA to pursue his academic career at Pratt Community College on a playing and coaching scholarship. He currently works as the assistant coach with Bankstown Berries First Grade squad in NPL 2.
Centre Manager & Head Coach | An accomplished and talented ex-professional player, Perry holds a UEFA B License and has racked up appearances playing at champions league and international level. He currently works as the Head Coach for Bankstown Berries First Grade squad in NPL 2. Perry works predominantly at the KIKOFF Canterbury centre.
Head Coach | Paul has over 20 years coaching experience in Australia and the UK, hold an FFA B-License, and works as the Head Coach and Director of Football at Harbord Seasiders. Paul works predominantly at the KIKOFF Harbord centre on the Northern Beaches.
Managing Director | Oli has worked with the company since its inception in 2008. Having previously worked in the 5-a-side industry across the UK, Oli brings administrative capabilities to the business allowing KIKOFF to build and operate 5-a-side centres which deliver the best value programs and services to the Australian public.
Founder & Director | Nigel has been heavily involved in the football industry for over 20 years (most notably with the Northern Spirit FC and the Socceroo’s. Nigel wanted to provide a space, in Australia, where grassroots football & competitive leagues could flourish; he created KIKOFF soccer centres after extensive research into similar facilities across Europe.