Staff personal profile: Marc Forrest

One of the constants of the IFA in the last few years, Marc Forrest leads the Development group of the Academy and the National League 2 team, aiming to impulse our players to higher levels, whilst he continues his own development completing his degree in Sport Science and Coaching.

Full name: Marc David Forrest

Position: Development Manager

Place and date of birth: Oxford 17/10/1991

Favourite sport (besides futsal, of course): Athletics

A quote:

The Pessimist complains about the wind,
The Optimist expects it to change,
The Realist adjusts the sails

A song: Top Loader – Dancing in the Moonlight

A movie: The Dark Knight

How did you first get involved in futsal: Appointed by Idafe Perez Jimenez as fitness coach for Loughborough Futsal first team.

Best futsal memory: Reaching the 2013/2014 National Super League Grand Finals with Loughborough Futsal


Tue, 13th Jun 17

How the youngest team in the National Leagues qualified to the FA Futsal Cup Finals

Loughborough Academy, the team that serves as competition programme for International Futsal Academy players, are making history after becoming the first ever Development squad to reach the FA Futsal Cup finals.  And they did it in style, after beating one of the powerhouses in the FA Futsal Super League, Genesis Futsal Club. If you haven’t watched the game… View Article
Wed, 24th May 17

Loughborough Students miss on a second consecutive BUCS gold

Loughborough Students Futsal Club BUCS 1s, including many IFA players and coaches, travelled down to the Copper Box Arena in the London 2012 Olympic Park on the 10th May to play Cardiff University in the BUCS Final, with hopes of making history in a fantastic sporting arena which hosted events such as Handball in the Olympics… View Article