Lauren Smith was appointed Assistant Coach of Tottenham Hotspur Women in January, 2021.
Lauren joined Head Coach Rehanne Skinner’s coaching staff from the Wales Women’s National Team, where she had served as Assistant Manager since 2017 and helped the senior team break into the top 30 of the FIFA Women’s Rankings for the first time.
Prior to her time with Wales, Lauren spent seven years at Bristol City. She joined the Vixens as Under-13s coach in 2010 and worked in a variety of roles before being named First Team Assistant Coach in 2014.
Alongside her first team duties, she was also Technical Director for the Under-9 to Under-19 youth programmes.