“I’m honored to be named the technical director for Lou Fusz Athletic, and, to join an inspiring and passionate leadership team. The St. Louis soccer community is highly respected across the country, so when Dan reached out for me join LFA it was a no brainer. I’m excited to help this club continue its positive influence on Lou Fusz athletes across the St. Louis community”
ST. LOUIS, MO- March 29, 2018 -Lou Fusz Athletic is excited to welcome David Critchley, former collegiate men’s soccer coach, to the club. David will be taking on the role of LFAs Technical Director.
David comes to LFA with experience playing in both England and the United States. Before coming across the pond, his youth development career was highlighted when playing for the world renown Chelsea Football Club. Coming to the States for college, Critchley was a two-time captain at Oklahoma Wesleyan College while studying to get his BA in Exercise Science Management & a Masters in Business Administration; Marketing. As his playing career came to a close, his desire to stay in the game led him to continue directly to coaching. His involvement in the coaching ranks includes both high-school and college, while also leading top ECNL teams with his former club. In addition to his extensive coaching background, David holds an NSCAA Premier License, a USSF National B license, USYS National Youth license, is certified in FA Level 2 coaching, and has led coaching education and development programs. David’s extensive and diverse experience will be a great addition to the club as we continue to take steps forward to achieve our goals.