Sesa Football Academy has signed former English Premier League player Terry Phelan as its chief mentor for three years. Terry played for Chelsea and Manchester City as a defender and after retiring from professional playing has become a much respected youth coach having coached teams in North America and New Zealand.
Besides signing Terry, Sesa Football Academy has also tied up with Liberto Sports as their marketing consultants. A subsidiary of the US based Liberto Sports LLC, the company will represent Sesa Sports Club’s players besides getting sponsorships for the academy.
Sesa Goa Ltd’s Managing Director P K Mukherjee was confident that the Academy and the players will benefit immensely from Terry. Terry while personally looking after the junior and senior academies of the club will also guide the coaching staff.
Terry Phelan while acknowledging Goans love for football said his focus will be on sports science to improve speed and strength of the players.