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Evolution Coaches

Coach: Bruno Pilatos

Bruno Pilatos is a young coach with bags of enthusiasm and a well developed technical skillset. Bruno started his career at Middlesbrough F.C. Academy and spent 7 years at the Academy working his way through the youth ranks and into the Reserve Squad.

Bruno has also represented the England National team throughout youth level and up through into the U21's. Bruno has played in the Northern League for Jarrow Roofing over recent years and is currently with Bishop Auckland in the Northern League Division 1.

Bruno has coaching experience both in the UK and in the USA with children ranging from 5-15 years old and he has coached with Evolution Football Coaching now for the last 18 months.

Qualifications: FA Level 2, FA First Aid, FA Safeguarding Children

Coach: Dillon Morse

Dillon is a centre half and has been from an early age. He started by playing football for my local team, Fulwell FC. He then went on to play for Hartlepool United Centre of Excellence at the age of 14. At 16, he then moved to Carlisle United where he signed a two year scholarship. 

After Carlisle, he attended Gateshead College where he did an apprenticeship in coaching and also played for Northern League team, Newcastle Benfield. 

Dillon has playing experience with Blyth Spartans and is currently playing for South Shields F.C. in Evo Stik North.

Dillon is one of 7 coaches who coaches at the Development Centre every Friday night at Kingsmeadow School.

Dillon is working towards his UEFA B Licence in the near future.

Qualifications: FA Level 2, FA First Aid, FA Safeguarding Children

Coach: Courtney Locke

Courtney first signed for Newcastle at the age of 15 where she remained for 7 years and was captain before departing for Middlesbrough. 

Through playing it was then that Courtney decided to complete her coaching badges. Courtney completed her level 1 when she was 16. Since then Courtney has completed her level 2 football and level 2 goalkeeping qualification. She has recently completed her Youth Module 3 assessment and attained a 1st class undergraduate degree in Sport Development with coaching. Courtney continues to work at Sunderland Girls Regional Talent Centre where she is starting her fifth season and currently coaching the under 10 age group. In addition Courtney is also currently studying an MSC in International Sport Management and hopes to start my UEFA B Licence when this is finished.

Qualifications: FA Level 1 & 2 in Coaching, FA Level 2 Goalkeeping, Youth Modules (1,2,3), Undergraduate Degree in Sports Development within Coaching

Coach: Rhys Evans


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