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COACHING TEAM

Louise Worrall

DIRECTOR & HEAD COACH

Louise began her playing career with local side Redgate Rovers. Following a successful spell in junior football Louise eventually signed for Everton FC and enjoyed a number of successful years playing for the club she supports. After a few years with the Toffees Louise signed for rivals Liverpool and finished her playing career with Sheffield Wednesday.

Once Louise's playing career came to an end she moved into coaching working with a number of clubs in Liverpool. Louise had her own vision for grassroots football and in 2015 founded FC Northern. Since then Louise has developed the club and it's coaching practices. A UEFA B qualified coach Louise has also scouted for Premier League sides Everton & Man City.

Favourite Player Past & Present: Ronaldinho & Ronaldo

Favourite Coach Past & Present: Alex Ferguson & Pep Guardiola

GERARD O'CONNOR

DIRECTOR & HEAD COACH

Gerard began his football journey in Dublin, Ireland. Captaining all Ireland winning side Cherry Orchard FC. He had a number of trials with English sides such as Man City, Coventry City & Ipswich Town FC. Following successful trials Gerard signed for Ipswich Town and moved to the Premier League outfit in 2001. After spending a number of successful years playing both Academy & Reserve team football Gerard relocated to Liverpool where he studied for a BSC while playing semi professionally.

Gerard has previously worked for Blackburn Rovers and Everton and is currently a scout for Burnley Football Club. In his spare time Gerard is a keen runner competing in both marathons & ultra marathons.

Favourite Player Past & Present: Zinedine Zidane &  Kevin De Bruyne

Favourite Coach Past & Present: Alex Ferguson & Pep Guardiola