Justin Tellus – Development Manager
Justin was selected at a young age to play for his borough before being selected to play for and captain London School Boys who played there home games at Fulham’s Craven Cottage. He then moved on to play Youth Football at Millwall and Stoke City and at the tender age of just 18 started playing in the MPL (Malta Premier League) for over 10 years were he played for the top two teams in Birkirkara FC and Valetta FC . While winning trophies and playing regularly in the UEFA Cup competitions against Top European Sides, Justin during his pro career gained valuable experience under some great managers including Arsenal Legend Alan Sunderland among others that has helped him gain the required knowledge and experience for his role within our club. Now in 2016 Justin has been moved from ADM to Development Manager working with HOD Steve Heath, as they both continue there work covering all teams within the MTFC development sector.
Carl Vickers – Head Coach
Carl’s early playing was at Hucknall Town FC , Eastwood Town FC and at Staveley MW FC. His management experience started as Manager of Staveley u19s where he held this position for 3 years before moving to Glapwell FC where he teamed up with Craig Humphreys. His last season playing was a successful season at Clay Cross Town FC. Carl is the Gladiators Academy Tutor and Community Coach so with this in mind and added to his Senior coaching experience and qualifications led to him stepping up to the Joint Managers position with new appointment Craig Humphreys for the new season 2016/17. His Central Midlands Football League knowledge and experience is an important factor as the club progresses the management of players within the club development system.
Martin Dewberry – Goalkeeper coach