David Hughes

David has been a senior member of the ASF staff for several years, and serves as the Director of Coaching of the Washington United program. He has a strong playing & coaching background in soccer, having played for England's Carlisle United Center of Excellence & Youth Teams whilst also represented Cumberland County Schools. David also represented England's Workington AFC Reserve teams. David obtained his coaching qualifications through the English FA and the NSCAA Advanced National whilst also gaining high quality coaching experience through working with English Professional Soccer Team Carlisle United FC for three seasons as part of the Center of Excellence program. David currently serves as the Assistant Coach of the American Soccer League’s (ASL) Philadelphia Fury whilst continuing to work within the Washington United program, serving as the head coach of the U10, U12 & U14 girls. David also possesses an in depth knowledge of Coaching & Sport Performance, having completed a BA (Honors) Degree in the discipline at the University of Cumbria.