Please click below to listen episode 2 of the PlayerID podcast with Damian Matthew.
Damian is an ex England u21 player who broke through the academy at Chelsea FC and also had spells with Crystal Palace FC and Burnley FC. He has the unique experience of winning back to back Toulon tournaments with the England u21 squads in 1990 & 1991.
His coaching career began at Chelsea FC before spells at Charlton Athletic and Southend United FC. He has coached at all age groups and held positions as u16, u18 and reserve team manager before his transition to first team level and holding both first team coach and assistant manager roles.
Damian is now working in India as an u18 coach at Punjab FC academy. In this podcast, he discusses his journey as a coach and the fantastic experiences he is having now working outside of the UK.