Head of Professional Player Support at Stockport County FC

James Jennings

Retired Professional Footballer.
Recently completed studying a Masters degree in Football Business & Management.
Former clubs Stockport County FC, Wrexham, Cheltenham, Morecambe, Forest Green, Mansfield, Cambridge United, Macclesfield.

Currently working for Stockport County FC as Head of Professional Player Support and delivering and mentoring on the Sports in Excellence Programmes to the U18’s at Stockport County FC. I also deliver sports in excellence programmes and mentor for our Under 18’s at Stockport County.


Who was your role model at school?

David Beckham

What is the best thing about Manchester?

Culture, music and football.

Describe what you were like at school in 3 words?

Friendly / Happy / Sporty

What has been your biggest disappointment?

Having to retire from Football through injury.

What advice would you give to your 15 year-old self?

Enjoy the present moment, and be happy being yourself.