Bev grew up in England where she completed a bachelor’s degree in science and football from Liverpool University. In her early 20’s she moved to New Zealand as head of development for the national football federation. She then moved to Canada as an Assistant to the National Womens team coach, as well coaching the Canadian Women’s team at the FIFA U-17 World Cups. From there she returned to the UK to work as an Assistant for Phil Neville who was coaching the National Womens team and helped guide them to fourth place at the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup in France. Then in 2020 she was appointed Head Coach of the Canadian Women’s team and famously led them to a gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics.
- If you would like to send us any feedback or join in our live webinars, then we would love to hear from you, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or contact us through our website thegreatcoachespodcast.com Our Great Coach on this episode is soccer coach Beverly Priestman. Bev grew up in England where she completed a[...]