GIRLS DIRECTOR OF SOCCER
Barrie has been with Premier UK for 8 years now and brings a wealth of playing and coaching experience in the United Kingdom and the US. A former Watford FC and Arsenal FC youth player, Barrie he received professional coaching from ex professional players and A license coaches.
After spending 6 years at Arsenal he moved on to start playing Semi-Pro soccer for Stevenage FC. He then moved to Ware FC as player to continue his semi-pro career and coached the reserves and youth teams at the club. He then started work as a full time sports coach and completed his Level 3, UEFA B soccer coaching license in 2011. He continued to play semi-pro soccer and coached a number of Academy, reserve, adult 1st team and female players and teams.
Barrie has worked for a number of years in the United States following his retirement from playing, having worked closely with Andy Thompson as a the Premier UK Elite Boys Director of Coaching. He is currently the Director of Coaching at Carolina Velocity Coastal. He holds the NSCAA National diploma.
At Premier UK, Barrie is in charge of our girls elite program helping each player reach their potential and move into the college game.