Meet the Coaches

David Palmer

David Palmer

Founder/Coach

David is a UEFA Level B licence trained coach who has been teaching football to children and young adults for 12 years.

Originally from the UK, David has been living in The Netherlands for more than 20 years with his wife and two sons.

David’s mantra is ‘put the kids first’ and it is for this reason that Total Football Coaching remains a small, child focused club. David strives to instill a love of the game whilst maintaining high standards of discipline and co-operation.

Graham Renshaw

Graham Renshaw

The Academy Coach

THE FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION

PRELIMINARY COACHING LICENCE 1970

PREPARATORY COURSE 1971

FULL COACHING LICENCE 1971

COACHING EXPERIENCE 45 YEARS

At 24 years of age – one of the youngest ever Football

Association Coaches to hold a full licence.

THE FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION COACHING

APPOINTMENTS

Organising and running Coaching Course for the Football

Association.

Schoolboy, Youth, Personal Improvement Courses and Adult

courses run for people wishing to qualify as coaches.

Coaching Preliminary – Awards

Running Management Courses

Seconded by the Football Association to coach various Professional &

Semi-Professional Football Clubs.

PLAYING EXPERIENCE

Huddersfield Town Minor XI

Huddersfield Town Juniors – Manager Bill Shankley

Manchester United F.C – Manager Matt Busby

Halifax Town F.C – Professional – Manager Vic Metcalf

Bradford Park Avenue F.C – Professional – Tony Leighton

Bradford City F.C– Professional – Manager Robert Kerr

COACHING EXPERIENCE (Professional)

Huddersfield Town F.C – Manager Ian Greaves / Roy McLaren

Bradford City F.C – Manager Robert Kerr

NAHDA Saudi Arabia – Manager/Coach Graham Renshaw

Assisted Saudi Arabia National Team – Manager Mario Zagallo

Aston Villa F.C – Manager Tony Barton / Roy McLaren

Real Madrid F.C – Manager Manuel Pellegrini

COACHING EXPERIENCE (Overseas Semi-Professional)

ENI – Kazakhstan

SOCAR – Azerbaijan

COACHING EXPERIENCE (Semi-Professional UK)

Frickley Athletic F.C

Ossett Albion F.C

Horbury Town F.C