The club is very proud to announce that Graham Shepherd was the proud receiptant of a Jack Petchey Leaders Award.

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Football Development Officer Bill Blackwell commented

“Graham is a long serving Coach/Manager and still a player at Bealonians FC. He has controlled and developed this team since its conception which was approximately 11 years ago.The team has not always been successful but he has ensured the team was run in the correct manner which ensure players got games and enjoyed themselves. The current group have progressed and have been performing exceptionally well over the last two seasons.”

Comments from Graham’s current squad…

  • WE ALL GET CHANCE TO PLAY REGULARLY
  • ENSURES WE ‘ENJOY’ PLAYING
  • A GREAT COACH BUT ALSO A NICE PERSON
  • HE HAS PASSION AND COMMITMENT TO IMPROVING PLAYERS INDIVIDUALLY
  • RELIABLE AND COMMITTED TO THE TEAM ENSURING ALL IS GOOD.

Additionally Graham is helping migrate some of these boys from Youth football in the Adult arena to continue their playing experience. A special football person who cares about the players he is involved with and makes a difference.