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AFC Southgate


Venelin Ivanov


Venelin ‘Vinny’ Ivanov moved to England in 2011 from Bulgaria and began working in a secondary school as a learning support assistant. Alongside this role he worked as a football coach for AFC Southgate in the clubs' early start-up stages in Broomfield Park, Palmers Green. Vinny has been working with the club ever since and in the summer of 2016 he was given the title of Head Coach. In 2018, with the current Directors stepping away from the club, Vinny was given the ultimate responsibility of become Director of AFC Southgate. Vinny possesses a UEFA B coaching license, FA Youth Modules 1 & 2, FA Futsal Level 1 & 2 and is a Qualified PE teacher (BED HONS). 

AFC Southgate
Coaches we need you!

Are you an energetic sports/football coach looking to be part of a growing team?⠀

Do you want to be part of a positive environment motivating others?⠀

We have a job opportunity for a part time coach to join our team.⠀


Ideally you will be level 2 qualified⠀

You must hold a DBS certificate

If you think you have what it takes to inspire our football kids send your CV to

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