Club Committee

Club Secretary

Tony Sugden

Level 1 Coach

07724 708767


Tony Sugden is one of the founder members of NSG Athletic, helping to form the Club in 2013. He currently coaches the Under 17's.

Club Chairman

Michael Nelson

UEFA A Licensed Coach


Michael Nelson is an ex English professional footballer who played for a number of English and Scottish Football League clubs including Chesterfield, Barnet, Scunthorpe United, Norwich City, Hartlepool United, Bury, Kilmarnock, Bradford City, Hibernian and Cambridge United. He is currently Assistant Coach at Stevenage Borough Football Club. At NSG, Micky was one of the founder members that helped to form the Club in 2013, and now takes up the role of Club Chairman, as well as coaching our Under 17's. Micky is also currently working towards his UEFA Elite Youth A Licence award and should be qualified by the end of the 2019/2020 season.

Club Treasurer

Kevin Nixon

Level 1 Coach

07535 973665


Kevin Nixon joined the committee in 2015, becoming Club Treasurer at the same time. He coaches both the Under 14 Cobras and the Under 18's, as well as running the club's successful Shooting Stars program.

General Manager

David Clark

Level 1 Coach

07568 314428


Dave is a Level 1 coach who joined the club in 2017, helping out in various coaching roles over a number of teams during his first two years here. He has a strong background in adult football, as well as vast commercial experience, and was added to the committee as General Manager in April 2019, to assist with the general running of the club. For the 2019-2020 season, he has taken up the full head coach role of our Under 12 Cobras.

Michael Taylor

Level 1 Coach


Micky joined the committee in April 2019 and currently coaches the Under 8 Tigers.

Barry Temple

Level 1 Coach


Barry Temple joined the committee in April 2019, becoming Head of Girls Football and Head of Mini Soccer (under 7’s – under 10’s) at the same time. He coaches the Under 9 Tigers and the Under 14 Panthers. He also runs our girls only Wildcats sessions as well as our Shooting Stars sessions.

Club Welfare Officer

Cheryl Sugden

07736 649156


Cheryl has been Club Welfare Officer since 2017 and joined the committee in 2019.