Eric Ramsay

  • Doctoral Researcher
Start date: January 2017
Primary supervisor: Professor Chris Cushion
Secondary supervisor(s): Dr Anthony Papathomas

Eric is the former Academy Manager at Shrewsbury Town Football Club and a UEFA A Licence Coach Educator for the Football Association of Wales. He spent four years at Swansea City Football Club as a Lead Professional Development Phase Coach and is now working towards his UEFA Pro Licence. Eric currently is a first-team coach for Manchester United.


He graduated from Loughborough in 2013 with a first-class honours degree in Sport Science with Management. His research project is set in elite youth development in football.