James Hall

U18s Head Coach Watford FC

  • Date Joined: 30th August 2016
James is a highly motivated and well-qualified football coach who is keen to apply a strong background in the amateur game to a role of increased responsibility and the opportunity to positively impact elite players.

An experienced and tactically astute coach and manager, James has overseen significant player development as well as team success, leading Watford Ladies u16s to a league and cup double in his first season in women’s football 17/18 and also AFC Bushey to two promotions and Kings Langley FC to a league title.

James is currently the Head Coach for Watford Ladies Devs

James possesses a strong football based skill-set that is critical to success in the modern game - including the ability to effectively engage with and influence a team unit, implement individually tailored development goals, work as a key part of a coaching structure, and provide players a well-rounded understanding of the game.
o I have over 10 years’ experience which have been successful and enabled players under my stewardship to improve, with provided personal development plans and team development plans provided/created by myself.

o I am highly trained in performance analysis, opposition analysis, scouting and data capture, which can only aid the institution.
o I have created various syllabus academy programmes for ages from u9-senior for girls/women’s football.

o My skillset is adaptable to suit the needs of the organisation and players.

o I have an extensive skill set of developing youth with a view to moving them into the first team.

James Hall


  • UEFA: A Licence (Ongoing)

    A Licence (Ongoing)

  • Coerver Coaching: Youth Diploma 1

    Coerver Coaching
    Youth Diploma 1

  • The Football Association: Goalkeeping Level 2

    The Football Association
    Goalkeeping Level 2

  • : FA Youth Module 3

    FA Youth Module 3

  • The Football Association: Futsal Level 1

    The Football Association
    Futsal Level 1

  • UEFA: B Licence

    B Licence

  • The Football Association: Youth Module 1

    The Football Association
    Youth Module 1

  • The Football Association: Youth Module 2

    The Football Association
    Youth Module 2

  • 1st4Sport: Level 2 Award

    Level 2 Award

  • 1st4Sport: Level 1 Award

    Level 1 Award

Career History

  • Sun Sports FC

    Sun Sports FC
    First Team & U18 Coach
    2016 – Present

  • Barnet FC

    Barnet FC
    Academy Scout
    2014 – 2014

  • Leverstock Green FC

    Leverstock Green FC
    2014 – 2014

  • Garston Boys FC

    Garston Boys FC
    U11 Coach
    2014 – 2014

  • AFC Bushey

    AFC Bushey
    2011 – 2014

  • Harefield United FC

    Harefield United FC
    Reserve Team Manager
    2013 – 2013

  • Kings Langley FC

    Kings Langley FC
    2012 – 2013

  • Watford FC

    Watford FC
    Ladies Head Coach
    2016 – Present

  • Watford FC

    Watford FC
    U18s Head Coach
    2016 – Present

Key Achievements

  • Led AFC Bushey to a significant period of success with two promotions in three seasons
  • Won the Spartan Midland Reserves League Division 2 title with Kings Langley FC
  • Gained invaluable experience scouting within the academy of Football League club Barnet FC
  • Learned how to effectively engage with and lead the complete development of young players at Garston Boys FC
  • Watford Ladies u16s Herts league and cup double and county cup finalist 2017/18

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