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SJFA Attend Middlesex FA Coaches Hub

This week saw the launch of the the Middlesex Coaches Hub at Rectory Park (new HQ for the Middlesex FA). Coaches were invited across Middlesex for an evening of networking and learning on Monday, 15th October 2018

The event included plenty of opportunities to network with coaches from across Middlesex as well as presentations and workshops around:

  • The FA Coaching Pathway
  • Middlesex FA Inclusion Advisory Group on positive progress around inclusivity within the county
  • FA Coach Mentor programme and opportunities for BAME coaches
  • Asians within football
  • A coaches journey through to UEFA A Licence

Guest speakers on the evening included:

  • Shafique Govani – Chairman of Middlesex FA’s Inclusion Advisory Group
  • Colin King – Member of Middlesex FA’s Inclusion Advisory Group
  • Darren Smith – UEFA A Licence holder, FA Coach Educator and FA Coach Mentor
  • Rashid Abba – West Ham United and FA National BAME Coach Mentor
  • Rudy Geohagen – FA Coach Mentor

The evening was the first in a series of Middlesex Coaches Hub events throughout the season that will support coaches from all communities across Middlesex.

The following from SJFA attended:-

Shams Janmohamed – Tier 5 Coach
Arif Bandali -Tier 5 Coach
Fuad Musa – Tier 4 Coach
Shafique Govani – Welfare Officer
Mohammed Valjy – Chair

SJFA “One Team”