Academy Staff

Philip Henry – Academy Director & Under 18s Head Coach

Appointed Academy Director in September 2017.

Philip was as a Coach with St Josephs (DDSL & MGL), TEK Utd (DWSL), Bray Wanderers (SSE U17s) & Cabinteely (SS U15s)

Stephen Caswell – Under 14s Head Coach

An Academy Coach since January 2018

Stephen was part of the Coaching Staff for Drogheda United SSE Under 17s & 19s for last number of years.

Dan Graham – Under 15s Coach

An Academy Coach since November 2016

Dab has coached teams at Under 16s, Under 17s and Senior level for Cherry Orchard and has coached in the SSE Under 17s & 19s Leagues for Shamrock Rovers as well as working with various other sides in the AUL and LSL over the last number of years

Paul Murray – Under 16s Head Coach

An Academy Coach since September 2017

Paul coached Kilnamanagh in the DDSL & LSL as well as working as their Director of Coaching for many years before becoming part of the Academy Coaching Staff

Derek Fitzpatrick – Under 16s Coach

An Academy Coach since September 2017

Derek coached Kilnamanagh in the DDSL & LSL along side Paul Murray before becoming part of the Academy Coaching Staff

Declan Quinn – Under 11s and Under 18s Coach

Part of the MGL Academy Staff since 2012

Declan has coached sides for Kilmore Boys, Vianney Boys, St Kevins Boys and Corduff in both the NDSL & DDSL as well as coaching St Vincents Ladies in the DWSL in 2010.

Was part of the U18s Coaching Staff in 2015/6 that reached the FAI Interleague Final before been appointed as the Head Coach of the 2016/7 Under 18s Squad that also reached the Interleague Final and played in the Angela Hearst Cup. In 2017/8 Declan was part of the Coaching Staff of the Under 18s Squad who were FAI Interleague winners and Angela Hearst Interleague Runners Up

Currently Declan is the Under 15s to 18s Fixture Secretary and League Development Co-Ordinator for the MGL

Alan O’Halloran – Under 18s & Sports Science Coach

An Academy Coach since September 2016

Alan is one of the ITB Sports Science Coaches who focused on the U18s Squad for the 2016/7 Season as they reached the Interleague Final, he is continuing this Role again for 2017/8 Campaign. He is also the ITB Mens 2nd Team Coach for 2017/8 Season in the CFAI Competitions

Currently Alan is the DDSL & MGL Secretary for St John Bosco as well as Studying in IT Blanchardstown