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LFCIA-WMD Academy Professional Coaching Staff

ALAN LYDIATE

From: Blackpool, England

Coaching License: USSF A License 

Position: Academy Director

Age Groups: All Ages

Favorite LFC Player: Jordan Henderson

HALEY MACDONALD

From: Pittsburgh, PA

Coaching License: USSF C License

Position: Youth Development Phase Head Coach

Age Group: 13u Girls

Favorite LFC Player: Alisson Becker

STERLING BARD

From: Warfordsburg, PA

Coaching License: USSF Grassroots 7v7 & 11v11

Position: Foundation Phase Head Coach

Age Group: 10u

Favorite LFC Player: Mohamed Salah  

CALLUM WARD-ASHTON

From: Ipswich, England

Coaching License: UEFA C License 

Position: Youth Development Phase Head Coach & Grassroots Programs Director

Age Groups: 13u & 17u

Favorite LFC Player: Sadio Mane

ROBERT BRANDELL

From: Glen Ridge, NJ

Coaching License: USC Special Topics Diploma

Position: College Placement Director

Age Group: High School 15u+

Favorite LFC Player: Jordan Henderson

DYLAN BAER

From: Hagerstown, MD

Coaching License: USSF Grassroots: 7v7 & 11v11

Position: Youth Development Phase Head Coach 

Age Groups: 11u

Favorite LFC Player: Thiago Alcântara

 

 

STAN HOTT

From: Chambersburg PA

Coaching License: USSF D 

Position: Youth Development Phase Coach

Age Group: 19u

Favorite LFC Player: Steven Gerrard

MIKE TESLA

From: West Babylon, New York

Coaching License: USSF D License, NSCAA Diploma 

Position: Foundation Phase Head Coach

Age Groups: 9u-10u 

Favorite LFC Player: Virgil van Dijk