Nik Bruce Appointed as Redlands United’s Under 9 SAP Coach


Redlands United FC are pleased to announce that Nik Bruce has agreed to coach the club’s Under 9 SAP for Season 2022.


Nik has been a SAP Coach for 4 seasons at Redlands as well as miniroos coordinator. He has a good understanding of how to structure sessions and develop young players. He has invested significant time and resources into his professional development. Evidence by his continual professional development record.


On his role at Redlands Nik commented, “These early years in a player’s life are absolutely critical in terms of developing their skill and understanding of the game. What’s so exciting about being a SAP coach is that we have an amazing opportunity to develop young players and help them establish a solid foundation of skill they can build upon throughout their entire football careers. I am really looking forward to working with a new group of players as they start their journey in Redlands SAP program.”


The Club’s Technical Director Graham Harvey was thrilled with Bruce's appointment, “Nik has spent a number of years now developing our very youngest talent at Redlands. He has held roles within the SAP and also Director of Miniroos programs. We are delighted that Nik has agreed to coach our Under 9 team SAP team and guide these boys as they begin their journey through our pathways. Nik holds a C-License.”