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Chris Sulley - Academy Head of Coaching


16:27 14th September 2016

Chris was appointed as the Academy’s Head of Coaching in September.

He joined the Clarets after ending a spell in the Academy coaching set-up at Everton.

Chris was previously the Academy Manager at both Leeds United and Bolton Wanderers and has also worked for the Football Association and in the youth departments at Blackburn Rovers and Preston North End.

A former defender, Chris also has the experience of playing almost 500 senior games with Bournemouth, Blackburn, Port Vale and Preston.

At Burnley, he is responsible for overseeing the club’s football coaching programme from under-23 level down to under nine and pre-academy.