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Steven McDougall

Technical Director (interim);

Development Phase Manager


National C, National B Part 1, Scottish FA Level 1, 2, 3 

Experience:  Over 15 years of professional playing experience in Scotland with Airdrie United, Dunfermline Athletic, Dumbarton, and Glasgow Rangers. Steven has made 407 Professional Appearances in the Scottish Premier League, achieving First Division Championship with Dunfermline Athletic, Second Division Championship and Challenge Cup Winners with Airdrie United. Steven holds an ECDL and Advanced ECDL from Paisley University in Scotland.

Stevie Grieve

Coach Development Manager


UEFA A License, FIFA Advanced Futsal Diploma

Experience:  A plethora of international experience, including: 3 years as Head of Coaching with Bhaichung Bhutia Football Schools in India, Technical Director for I-League 2 Club Garhwal FC, Head Coach of Swiss Club FC Gland, and working with his native Scotland clubs East Fife, Raith Rovers, and Dundee FC.  Stevie was also a popular TV personality with Asian TV network Ten Sports where he covered UEFA Competitions and had his own TV Show called "Mindgame". Stevie has also written several books on coaching tactics, including the 2012 Best Seller "Coaching 4-2-3-1".

Jordan Brown

Foundation Phase Manager      


UEFA B License, National B License (CAN), English FA Level 2

Experience:  Over 10 years of coaching experience in his native England and Ontario Academies. Jordan holds a Bachelor of Science in Sport and Exercise Science from Loughborough University, England. While at university, Jordan worked with the varsity women's squad as Assistant Coach and then later promoted to Head Coach.  

Dan Pelc

Head Goalkeeper Coach


NSCAA Level III Goalkeeping Diploma

Experience: Dan has had a significant career playing professionally for multiple clubs, including: CSL Hamilton Thunder (2002), Polish club Gornik Zabrze, Wolverhamption Wanderers, CSL Serbian White Eagles, and USSF-D2 Vancouver Whitecaps. In 2003 he was selected to the Canada U-17 National Team making his debut against Jamaica. Dan attended Southern New Hampshire University on a soccer scholarship, making two NCAA tournament appearances and one Northeast-10 Conference Final. Dan has also coached for McMaster University, Hamilton FC Rage, and PDL KW United.   

David Shankland

OPDL Head Coach, High Performance Coordinator


UEFA B, Canadian National A, & SFA/UEFA Youth Coaching Licenses.


Experience: David brings a wealth of international coaching experience. He has coached professionally in a variety of positions for clubs in Greece, Romania, and his native Scotland.

Steve Carroll

Foundation Phase Coordinator


UEFA A Licence Pre Requisite, UEFA B Licence, FA Youth Award, FA Youth Modules 1, 2 and 3.

Experience: 15 years of coaching experience in over 15 different countries spanning across 6 out of the 7 continents. Within Steven’s coaching experiences he has worked within professional academies within the UK for 8 years. During this time Steven represented a Premier League club globally hosting seminars, talent identification programs and delivering sessions to players and coaches.