CEO and UK Director
Mark Taylor, UK Director possesses several years of experience working with professional clubs in the football industry and has a BA Honours degree in Sport Management. He is a director of PSC Soccer Academy and has established links with professional teams and coaches all around the world.
He exclusively represents a number of players from the English Premier and Football Leagues and a number of players from various top foreign leagues in North America and Europe. PSC Soccer uses Mark’s expertise for the organizing and arrangement of elite showcase tours and training camps to Europe and Asia.
During the last 10 years he has brought over numerous English Premier League teams to tour North America such as Norwich City, Everton, West Bromwich Albion and Swansea City.
paul-taylor-psc-tours-managing-directorPaul Taylor, Managing Director of PSC, encompasses over 35 years of top-level professional football experience – ranging from playing, coaching and management in both England and the USA.
After a distinguished playing and coaching career in England and the States, Paul spent over 20 years coaching and managing professionally in England – the last 17 of which he spent as Director of Football at Walsall FC, in charge of all football matters of the club from youth football to senior levels. He helped transform the club from a position of financial hardship in what is now ‘League 2’ to become a profitable Championship club.
Paul’s role as Managing Director oversees all aspects of PSC work from player recruitment to the organization of professional club tours and training camps. Paul has acted as a ‘football consultant’ to a number of English clubs in recent years.
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Tom Taylor is a Director for PSC Soccer. He is responsible for the organization and coaching of all USA training programs, combines and camps. Tom has been responsible for the US operations since 2011 and has also been working in coaching roles with the Tulsa Roughnecks, Wilmington Hammerheads and Real Maryland in the USL Pro.
Tom’s playing career has included spells with Derby County, Walsall and Grimsby Town (England), Viking Stavanger (Norway), as well as Real Maryland, Portland Timbers and Wilmington Hammerheads (USA). Tom is an FA licensed coach and holds a USSF B coaching license. Over the years, Tom has assisted numerous American college and professional players with professional playing opportunities in the United States and Europe.
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Player Recruitment / Event Management
Simon Deeley joined the PSC team in 2009, predominantly on the player recruitment side of the business, based in the USA and the UK. Simon graduated from the University of Central Lancashire, England in 2006 with a Sport Management degree and is an FA and USSF Licensed Coach.
In addition to his active role in player recruitment, Simon is also responsible for the organization and coordinating of numerous major PSC events such as our Professional Soccer Combines throughout England and America, our European Showcase Tours and also English Premier League sides West Bromwich Albion’s and Swansea Ciy’s tours to California.