Jon Newby, Academy Advanced coaching centre co-ordinator - Liverpool FC
Academy Advanced coaching centre co-ordinator
Jon Newby came through the ranks at Liverpool FC after joining the club at the age of nine.
He went on to play in the FA Youth Cup-winning side in 1996, scoring in the final at West Ham United, and then made four appearances for the first team, including a Premier League debut against Middlesbrough in January 2000.
Jon left the club at the age of 21 and made nearly 300 league appearances for clubs such as Bury, Sheffield United, Wrexham and Morecambe.
He joined the Academy staff in 2014, working with the U9s and U12s, before becoming head of U11s in 2017.
Jon is the Advanced coaching centre coordinator and is also the Manchester scout for the U9-U13 age groups.