Spurs in Korea - Global Football Development enjoy week to remember in Seoul
Mon 18 July 2022, 08:00|Tottenham Hotspur
Our Global Football Development team delivered in style in Korea - taking the Club's coaching philosophy to over 650 players and coaches across a week to remember in Seoul.
Kicking-off with a K-League Player Development Session at Seongnam Football Centre on Monday morning, the GFD coaches delivered 14 sessions and events, culminating with the skill zone on the second match of the tour against Sevilla at Suwon World Cup Stadium on Saturday evening.
THE GFD team - Jerome Baker, Nick Hardy, Danny Mitchell and Shannon Moloney - delivered 32 hours of coaching each across the week's events, a combined total of 128.
Global Football Development in Korea - the numbers
14 - sessions/events delivered
20 - stakeholders, including K League, ChildFund, Coupang, Seoul Foreign School, Nike, AIA and Chung-An University
9 - locations across Seoul
650+ - players and coaches
32 - hours coaching per GFD coach
Chris Acaster, Senior Business Development Manager, Global Football Development, said: "It has been a phenomenal week in Seoul, working with over 650 players and coaches across our player development and coach education programmes.
"Throughout our visit we have been impressed by the standard of players and the great energy all participants have shown at each session.
"We hope that these programmes have allowed each player and coach to learn some new techniques aligned to the Club's coaching philosophy, to assist them in taking their game to the next level."