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Head of Physical Performance

Paul Bower




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Having spent four years as Lead Academy Physical Performance Coach at Town until the close of the 2020/21 season, Paul Bower was promoted to Head of Physical Performance in time for the 2021/22 season, where he works closely with our First Team staff and players.

Leading the club-wide physical performance strategy and daily management and delivery of training - as well as match day strategies - Bower has previously worked with Barnsley FC, Yorkshire County Cricket Club and The FA, working with England’s Men’s U16 and Women’s U20.

Holding a Masters in Sports Science from Liverpool John Moores University, he is currently a doctoral candidate at Leeds Beckett University, exploring periodisation strategies within football and how this knowledge can be used to better inform coaches and training.