Keith Young


A proven and highly competent football player, leader and coach. Highly respected with fellow sporting and professional peers. Vastly experienced, motivated, dedicated and influential member of the sports and football community.

Developed and implemented strategies and synergies to take a community football team through each deliverable gate progressively to gain reputable status as a recognized and operational sports and football provider for all age groups in Qatar. Helped create a vision and recognized pathway that brings the highest level of development and enjoyment into a holistic environment for the community.

Ciaran Kelly

Technical Director of Lusail SC

UEFA A Licensed Coach with an exceptional record in the game as a professional player and now as a professional coach. Highly skilled coach with a proven record to design and deliver long-term training programs in line with a club’s development strategy and playing philosophy.

He has worked with highly-respected managers and players and offers invaluable resources for Lusail SC who are looking to produce high-caliber, talented players within their competitive teams.

Ciaran has UEFA Champions League and Europa League experience as a player and coach.

Harry Cosson

Head of Youth Development

Harry, a UEFA Pro License Coach spent his formative years in Spain and has a wealth of experience across all age groups and abilities whether it be as Coaching Director at La Manga Club, International Football Coach at Chelsea FC and local Football Club Manager in the Murcia region.

Players appreciate Harry´s enthusiasm and attention to detail both in training and their personal development. Off the pitch @Coachcosson has made quite an impact across social media where Harry shares football related content along with tactical drills which coaches worldwide find extremely useful.

“There has never been such an exciting time for football in Qatar. Grateful to Lusail SC for their warm welcome. Ready to meet and achieve the high standards set by this amazing club.” says Harry.

Jack Doyle


Jack joins the team after spending over 10 years at FC United. The UEFA B Licence coach developed and designed the academy youth set up along with managing FC United first team.

Jack brings an abundance of knowledge to the Lusail Football Academy team having worked with players aged from U3 all the way up to the professional setup of a first team. Jack was Head Coach to this season’s Shabab team and led his players to win the QAL 3rd division.

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