Football coaches – Chris Godderidge

Chris is one of our football coaches at Thurlby Tigers.

Meet Chris…


IT Product Manager.

Position(s) held for the club

Football Coach.

What do you enjoy most / least about the role you play for the club?

Enjoy most the buzz the kids get from playing the game/ enjoy least any admin.

Why did you join Thurlby Tigers FC? 

To keep the team going.

How long have you been associated to and volunteering for the club?

Since 2022.

What is your favourite Tigers memory?

The team passing and movement in our 16-3 win recently.

What Professional Team do you Support?


Who did / do you play football for?

Collycroft Rangers.

Biggest game you’ve ever played in or coached?

School area final, I was a county level rugby player.

Coaching or Playing? And Why?

Playing, far easier.

Who is/was your footballing hero?

Paul Gascoigne, only when he was playing, best english player I have seen.

What three things would you take on a desert island and why?
  • The wife, she liked the maldives
  • A bowie knife for food
  • A boat, in case I want to leave
bsh recycling
origin storage
why design
messenger bcr group
smiths nissan
polysafe barriers and blocks