Head of Academy: James McCarthy

James McCarthy has held the Head of Academy post at Cardiff City FC since the summer of 2014, having been involved with the Bluebirds for almost two decades.

Senior Academy personnel include:

  • Academy Operations Manager: Gavin Reen
  • Head of Coaching: David Hughes
  • Lead Under 23s Coach: Steve Morison
  • Under 23s Coach: Tom Ramasut
  • Under 18s Coach: Matthew Bloxham
  • Lead Development Coach (12-16): Dane Facey
  • Lead Foundation Coach (9-11): Lawrence Hallett

For all Academy enquiries, please email Gavin Reen -