Professional Coaching to the Local Community
Schools Programme
About Us
Meet The Team
Meet The Team

The Footstars Team

Guy Hayes - Managing Director
Guy is experienced in coaching children from the ages of preschool all the way through to adults. Among many coaching qualifications Guy is a UEFA B coach and holds the FA Youth Award, FA Futsal Level 2 and a degree in Sports Coaching and Development. 

Guy has previously worked at Ipswich Town as an Academy coach and has also coached for Norwich City and Peterborough United. 
In senior football, Guy has worked at four 'non league' clubs and is currently first team manager at Step 6 level with Debenham LC FC.

Sarah Hyam - Project Coordinator
Sarah is our Project Coordinator with the main responsibility to source and acquire applicable grants available to Footstars. Administration support and fundraising initiatives are also her key areas. She has worked at two local primary schools and team secretary at Ransomes Football Club and Stowmarket Town Football Club. Her son has been with Footstars for the last 7 years. 

George Davis - Community Sport Lead
George is one our lead coaches on our School Sports Programme. George is a qualified Level 2 basketball coach and holds coaching qualifications in football, swimming and Boxercise. He played football locally at Hadleigh United FC.

Will Smith - Sports Coach

Tom Smith - Sports Coach

Kai Algar - Goalkeeper Coach

Kai leads our Goalkeeper Development Centre on Monday evenings. He is a UEFA B qualified coach having worked at Ipswich Town and Norwich City at academy level with some of the best keepers in East Anglia. His centre follows a curriculum similar to what he has used at previous clubs.

James Rice - Under 16's Manager

Ben Durrant - Under 14's Manager