James Williams, Lead pre-Academy coach - Liverpool FC

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James Williams

Lead pre-Academy coach

James Williams

James Williams is the lead coach for Liverpool FC's pre-academy U5 to U8 age groups, and is also a regular coach with the U9 to U11 groups.

James was a professional footballer having spent four years at Swindon Town from 1998 to 2002 before an injury-plagued final season forced him to take a year out from football.

He was back in action in the summer of 2003 with Southport and also enjoyed spells playing non-league for Droylsden and Kendal Town before hanging up his boots following a failure to recover fully from an ACL tear in his left knee.

Williams said: "My playing highlights would be making my debut as a 16-year-old in the Championship for Swindon and winning Conference North titles with Southport and Droylsden.

"Once I had finished playing, ...

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