The Bees say new Head Coach Luke Swindlehurst is a former WSL 1 winner who is known for delivering quality and performance improvement at both club and community level. He brings experience and enthusiasm with a CV which includes spells at Liverpool, Sheffield FC and Fylde and has a proven history of working with elite level players up to international level.
Swindlehurst moves from a college lecturing role with students in football studies and will make the switch into a full time football position with The Bees. He has the knowledge to bring new ideas into developing clubs and players. Swindlehurst’s coaching honours include FAWSL 1, FAWPL Northern League and FAWPL League Cup.
Speaking about his new role, Swindlehurst expressed to londonbeeswsl.com:
“I’m delighted to join London Bees and honoured to be a part of such a progressive and ambitious club. Having spoken to James it was clear from day one that London Bees have the drive and ambition to be successful in all areas.
“The infrastructure behind the club is very professional and we will look to keep setting the highest standards.”
“I’m looking forward to meeting the players and getting pre-season under way and the challenge of a new season is very exciting for us”.