Four new coaches join TNS Academy

The New Saints Football Club are delighted to announce that four new coaches have joined the Academy Team, ahead of next season.


With the Academy set to resume on the 20th of August, Scott Ruscoe has assembled an exciting team of qualified coaches who will make sure that all of the players in the academy develop their football skills.


The four new coaches at the Academy are Luke Douglas, George… Cowell, Steve Monk and Mark Evans. Luke will take charge of the Under 7’s, George will take control of the Under 8’s and Mark Evans who has joined the club from Bala Town will be coach of the Under 11’s.  Finally, Steve Monk will take charge of the Under 14’s, after joining TNS from Cefn Druids.

Head of Youth Development – Scott Ruscoe.

Under 7’s – Luke Douglas.

Under 8’s – George Cowell.

Under 9’s – Craig Edwards,

Under 10’s – Nick Jones.

Under 11’s – Mark Evans and Carl Parish.

Under 12’s – Callum Williams.

Under 13’s – Craig Edwards.

Under 14’s – Steve Monk and Craig Williams.

Under 15’s – Jason Aldcroft and Russ Higgins.

Under 16’s – Steve Benyon and Simon Smith.

Scholars – Steve Evans, Scott Ruscoe and Matty Williams.