Director of Coaching




Director of Coaching - Alex Lobban


Our Clubs Director of Coaching Alex Lobban was trained within the Academy system of the (EPL) English Premier League playing for 3 separate Premier League Academies between the ages of 9-15 years old. Turning professional at 16 years of age and playing for 3 English League Clubs he went on to find a passion for coaching and working with younger players.


3 brief objectives for our clubs DoC are to:


1) Instill a soccer ’culture’ within our community.


2) Train, develop and attract coaching talent to our club.


3) Provide a positive learning environment in which players can fulfill their potential


BA Hons Media and Cultural Studies (Nottingham , GBR)

NSCAA Dip. Director of Coaching (Santa Clara University CA, 2008)

NSCAA Premier (Standford University CA , 2012)

USSF B - 2011 (Home Depot Centre - Los Angeles, CA)

UEFA B - 2008 (Chelsea F.C - Cobham, Surrey , GBR)

Football Association Levels 1,2,3 & Futsal 

AFC Fiorentina Coaching courses (Santa Clara University, NorCal Premier)

Playing Background:


England Men’s Senior (Futsal)

Great Britain - World Games (Futsal)

European University Games (Brunel)

Domestic Clubs:

Aston Villa F.C (Academy/England)

Leicester City F.C  (Academy/England)

Derby County F.C (Academy/England)

Bury F.C (England)

Notts County F.C (England)

Walsall F.C (England)

Coaching positions: (USA)

DoC Benicia Arsenal FC (2009 - Present)

DVC College - Asst Coach (2010 - Present)

High School - (Vallejo Area 2009)

UK International Soccer Camps - Director / Trainer (2008-2011)

San Jose Earthquakes - Open Tryouts (2010)

Benicia Arsenal FC Club Teams (Various - 2008 - Present)



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