Joel Needham

Joel is an English FA level 2 coach boasting 8 years of coaching experience. Joel began his

coaching career working with an U9 boys team, taking them all the way up until the age of 17.

Winning numerous league and cup titles. Due to the strong development of the team

numerous players were selected to play for Academy teams. Joel also has experience working

for strikerz coaching agency, where he was responsible for the youth development program

from U4 up to U6. Since coming over to America Joel has had success with Washington United

U17B Lightning, winning a national championship as an assistant coach. Joel is currently the

head coach of the Philadelphia Fury U23 men's team, which is the reserve team for the

professional men's team the Philadelphia fury.