ACADEMY ASSISTANT COACH
David Critchley is a St. Louis CITY SC Academy Assistant Coach, one of three assistant coaches that will work within St. Louis CITY SC’s Academy. Critchley will support Academy Head Coach Andreas Schumacher in overseeing the development of St. Louis CITY’s sporting philosophy, guiding players and working with the other coaches to ensure the continuity of player development from the youth level to the senior team.
Critchley started his career as a collegiate coach at Oklahoma Wesleyan University in 2012, where he helped to develop training and exercise programs. In 2015, Critchley graduated from Oklahoma Wesleyan University with a Master’s in Marketing. Most recently he was the technical director of Lou Fusz Athletic, where he led the organization’s technical operations by creating innovative solutions for sporting and administrative challenges.