The Pro-SK Soccer Squad

Soccer Coaching Company comprising of a team of fully qualified UEFA and FA qualified coaches, ex-professional soccer players and current professional players who have pooled their skills, knowledge & expertise to deliver FA & UEFA academy style soccer coaching to players of all ages and abilities, under the guidance & leadership of Fred Barber, one of the UK’s leading authorities on Soccer Coaching & Player Development.

Everyone involved with Pro-SK is or has been working inside the professional game for many years, so we’re ideally placed to offer you practical tips and advice, give you an insight into a host of well kept secrets, introduce you to new & exciting training regimes and provide you with expert knowledge, enhanced opportunities & the necessary skills and attributes to improve your game.

Soccer Coaching & Player Development
Age Appropriate Soccer Coaching Sessions
Certified EPL & EFL Pro Club Soccer Coaches
Interchangeable Development Pathway
Talent ID Opportunities
Track record in Soccer Player Development

Meet the Team

FIND OUT ABOUT THE PRO-SK PEOPLE THAT MAKE IT HAPPEN!

FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK
FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK

Fred Barber, CEO & Director of Football at Pro-SK is a former English professional footballer. Fred made over 400 league appearances for various clubs including Birmingham, Walsall, Everton, Peterborough and Ipswich town before pursuing a career in coaching. Barber is highly regarded as one of the UK’s leading authorities on soccer player development and has […]

    FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK
    FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK

    Mark Halsey is a former English Premier League and FIFA referee who made his EPL refereeing debut in 1999 and went on to established himself as one of the Premier Leagues top officials through to 2013. Halsey’s first major FIFA appointment came in 2004 when he refereed a friendly match between Belgium and France in […]

      FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK
      FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK

      Jonathan Barber is a UEFA qualified coach who used to play professional football as a goalkeeper. Barber started his playing career at English Premiership side Bolton Wanderers before moving to Bury and finishing at Hartlepool United. Jonathan is a fully qualified Physiotherapist and the academy goalkeeping coach at Crewe Alexandra Football Club.

        FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK
        FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK

        Chief Operating Officer of Pro-SK USA & Canada, Kaylyn Kyle is a Canadian International midfielder who started her professional playing career at Vancouver Whitecaps and went on to play for Seattle Reign FC, Houston Dash, Portland Thorns and Orlando Pride. Kyle made more than 140 appearances for the Canadian national team where she won Bronze […]

          FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK
          FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK

          Harrison Heath is an English born midfielder who has made his career in the US. Heath started off in England playing for Norwich City at youth level winning the FA Youth Cup before securing a deal in the US with MLS side Orlando City. After establishing himself in Florida, Harrison was traded to Atlanta United […]

            FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK
            FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK

            Ben Garratt is an experienced goalkeeper having already gained over 210 league appearances at the age of 24. Garratt came through the Crewe Alexandra academy ranks where he started at age 9 until 16 before establishing himself as an integral part of the current first team. Ben played for England age groups from U17-U21. Ben […]

              FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK
              FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK

              David Richards is a Welsh goalkeeper, currently at Crewe Alexandra. Dave started his career at Cardiff City before signing for Bristol City. During his spell at Bristol City he won the League One title and the Football League trophy. In 2015 Dave joined Crewe Alexandra with Fred Barber now his coach. Dave is also a […]

                FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK
                FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK

                Nicky Hunt is an England international defender who started his playing career after coming through the ranks at Premier League side Bolton Wanderers under former England Manager Sam Allardyce. Hunt is highly regarded as one of the games most consistent defenders having made over 360 professional appearances for Bolton Wanderers, Derby County, Bristol City & […]

                  FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK
                  FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK

                  Paul Green is a Republic of Ireland international centre midfielder, making 22 appearances for his country. He made his debut for Ireland in May 2010 against Spain in the Euro 2010 tournament. Green has made over 570 league appearances in English football, most coming at Doncaster Rovers where he started his career. Paul then went […]

                    FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK
                    FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK

                    Chris Porter is an English striker who has made over 480 league appearances in English football, scoring over 150 times. Porter started his career at Bury before going onto play for Derby County, Sheffield United and Colchester United. Chris is currently playing for Crewe Alexandra. He is also a qualified UEFA B coach.

                      FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK
                      FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK

                      Reice Charles-Cook is an English goalkeeper who currently plays for Shrewsbury Town in the EFL (English Football League). Cook started his career at Arsenal in the youth academy before moving onto Bury where he established himself as the first team choice. Subsequent moves to Coventry City, Swindon Town and Danish Super Liga side SønderjyskE means […]

                        FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK
                        FA and UEFA, Our Team, Pro-SK

                        Will Jääskeläinen is a Finnish U21 International goalkeeper who came through the Academy ranks at Premiership side Bolton Wanderers before securing a permanent deal with Crewe Alexander in 2017. Jääskeläinen is a product of the Pro-SK soccer coaching programme having been coached by Fred Barber from the age of 9 years through to senior level.

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