Damian Roden

Damian Roden currently works as Director of Performance for Anderlecht, in Belgium. Roden previously worked in similar roles at Barclays Premier League teams, Bolton, Manchester City, Blackburn Rovers, QPR and Stoke City. He has also worked for the Premier League, Welsh FA and Australian national team, and US club Seattle Sounders.

Having played semi-professionally as a midfielder, Damian hung up his boots to concentrate on the coaching side of the game, and having gained a UEFA ‘Pro’ licence, not to mention a Masters degree (MSc) in Sports Science, he is a highly respected thinker in terms of preparation and performance in football.