Damon Shaw

UEFA A Futsal Coach with experience in Spain, UK, Malta and Malaysia, currently working in Poland. Experience in the UEFA Futsal Champions League and FIFA Futsal World Cup, as well as many international tournaments and events.

Date of Birth (Age): Feb 23, 1984 (37)
Place of Birth: Blackburn
Citizenship: British
Club: Śląsk Wrocław (POL) - open to listen to interesting projects in developing teams & nations, or assisting an experienced coach in a top league.
Qualifications: UEFA A Futsal (RFEF Level 2), UEFA B Futsal, Monitor Futsal, FA Futsal Level 2, FA Football Level 2. CRB checked, licensed coach. FA Futsal Tutor.

Stats below only as head coach in national leagues/cups (i.e. not junior, university, or as assistant)

Career stats

Games played
147
Games won
71
Games drawn
17
Games lost
59

Tactics

Preferred formation
3-1
Playing mentality
Attacking
Pressing style
High
Marking style
Individual
Coaching style
Calm

0 %
Win percentage
0
Games managed
0
Games won

Career history

Head coach of Śląsk Wrocław in the 2. Liga in Poland.

I was performance analyst for the Kurukuru in the World Cup in Lithuania.

Head coach for Perak FA in the Malaysia Premier Futsal League. Season cancelled due to covid-19 after 2 months. Perak didn’t enter a team into the MPFL 2021.

Head coach & technical director

  • Worked in Malta as technical director for the futsal section of Swieqi United
  • Senior team head coach
  • Academy coach
  • Projects include: developing a new futsal academy; setting a technical syllabus for the club’s futsal provision; scouting players and recruiting for the senior team and u21s

Head coach

  • First team manager
  • Promoted in first season to Super League
  • Competed with top teams with a young squad in the Super League. Including a 3-3 draw with Helvecia, and an unfortunate 6-5 defeat to champions Reading Escolla.
  • Academy manager
  • Developed club academy structure from 5s through to adult, coaching the coaches and some of the teams.
  • Head coach.
  • Finished 2nd in both BUCS leagues.

Under-14 Assistant coach

  • Assistant coach in the top league in Spain
  • Over 40 matches, 120 training sessions
  • Runners-up in the Spanish Cup, losing to FC Barcelona in the
    final
  • Analysed and scouted opposition for all 30 league/cup matches
  • Led one third of all training sessions, goalkeeper training
    and physical training

Under-19 B, head coach

  • First coaching role in Spain
  • Finished in team’s highest ever position, 7th in
    the Third Division
  • 3 players promoted to the A team

Assistant coach

  • Competed twice in the preliminary round of the UEFA Futsal Cup
    in Sweden (2013) and Poland (2014)
  • Assistant coach to former Cyprus national team coach in 2013
  • Assistant coach to Steve Chatila in 2014
Head coach/manager
 
  • FA Futsal League North winners 2009
  • National league finals (Playoff/Super League) 2009, 2012, 2013
  • FA Futsal Cup plate winner 2010
  • 8 international players
Head coach/manager
 
  • British University Futsal Championship winner 2007, 2010, 2012
  • British University Futsal Championship Semifinal 2008, 2011
  • British University Futsal Trophy winner 2009
  • Played twice in the European Universities Futsal Championship and holding the highest ever finish for a British team, 11th place in 2010