John Reid Joins Redlands United as NPL Under 15 Coach

Redlands United FC are pleased to announce that John Reid has joined the club as Coach of our NPL Under 15’s for Season 2022.

John has a very impressive junior coaching resume both in Australia and overseas. His qualifications and experience includes:

· UEFA ‘A’ Licence (Scotland),

· ASIA ‘A’ Licence

· Graduate Diploma of Elite Sports Coaching

from the University of Queensland.

· Coaching Certificate & Advanced Coaching

Certificate from the Brazilian Football Academy

· 3 Years P/T FFA National Team Coach (Women)

· 6 Years Football Qld Regional Director of Football

for Central Qld.


On his role at Redlands John commented, “I am delighted and looking forward to joining Redlands Football club in the position of development coach. I had been helping out Peter (Merefield) as he was coaching two teams and was impressed with the Club and the talented youngsters there. I was happy to accept the Coaching position offered by Graham.”


The Club’s Technical Director Graham Harvey was thrilled with Reid agreeing to take up the position, “We are so lucky to have a coach with John's experience in 2022. Years of expert experiences within youth development football makes him an excellent coach to join our club.”