Phil Clelland - Club doctor

First Name: Phil

Surname: Clelland

Job Title: Club doctor

Profile

Phil Clelland joined the women’s team in October 2019 as club doctor.

He has extensive experience in the care of elite athletes having completed the NHS training scheme to become a consultant in Sport & Exercise Medicine and is a Fellow of the Faculty of Sports & Exercise Medicine.

He has previously worked for Everton Ladies FC, Waterloo women's team in the rugby Premiership, British and England Athletics at domestic and international championships, the RFU, the LTA, British Taekwondo and the IAAF.

As well as his work with LFC Women, Phil is the chief medical officer for the British Paraswimming team, multisport physician for the English Institute of Sport and is an NHS consultant in musculoskeletal medicine at The Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital.