DIRECTOR OF GOALKEEPING -- John McLelland
John joined JYSC in 2007 Boys Head Trainer. In 2008, he was promoted to Technical Director for JYSC Boys. John has played at the highest level of soccer for prestigious teams such as Glasgow Rangers FC, Heart of Midlothian FC and Kilmarnack FC. John has earned 18 caps for Scottish national teams. He has played in over 425 professional matches in the Scottish Premier League, the New Zealand Premier League and the Icelandic League. His coaaching experience spans the globe with stints as a Scottish FA Development Officer, a New Zealand FC Regional Development Officer and as Head Coach of UMF Selfoss (a professional team in Iceland), Caversham Otago FC (a professional team in New Zealand) and Cobb FC (Atlanta, GA).
John holds several Scottish FA Coaching Certificates and the NSCAA Advanced Regional Diploma.