Barlow appointed new Loughborough University Women’s Football Head Coach

International Futsal Academy Coach, James Barlow, has been appointed as the new Head Coach of Loughborough University Women’s Football Club ahead of the upcoming 2015/2016 season.

Barlow has been a member of the International Futsal Academy coaching staff since 2013 as well as an England Futsal Under 19 Centre of Excellence coach. Following a successful time coaching at Loughborough College, Barlow who holds a UEFA B Licence, has taken charge of one of the leading female university programmes in the country.

James has also achieved success as part of Loughborough Futsal in 2013/2014 and Loughborough United as an assistant coach in 2014/2015 winning the FA National League Division Two. In addition, James has also worked with Burton Albion FC Academy.


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