Max Aarons Norwich City and England U21

Following Max Aarons recent feature in The Guardian, here is what he had to say about taking time away from professional football and working one-to-one with PDA Football Director Saul Isaksson-Hurst: “I definitely recommend Saul’s sessions, It took my game to another level. I felt sharper than doing any group….Read More

Marcus McGuane – Professional Footballer FC Barcelona

Marcus McGuane is an 18 year old midfielder who has made two first team appearances in the Europa League this year for Arsenal FC. In January 2018, Marcus completed a move to join FC Barcelona. Well done Marcus! We are so happy for you. “During the off season I wanted….Read More

Kai Corbett – West Ham U18’s

Kai Corbett, West Ham U18’s player has been training with Saul over the past few years and highly recommends PDA Football: “I’ve been working with Saul for a few years now. His sessions are high intensity and really help me with my Ball Master, 1v1 and general technique. I definitely recommend him….Read More

Tyreece John-Jules Arsenal and England Professional Footballer

Tyreece John-Jules is an 18-year-old striker who plays for Arsenal and England. John-Jules has been at Arsenal since he was eight and signed his first professional contract in early 2018. Before Arsenal began their tour of USA in the 2019/2020 pre-season. Tyreece worked with Saul during his pre-pre-season, sharpening his….Read More

Johnathan Panzo AFC Monaco and England U19 Captain

Johnathan Panzo is a 19-year-old Centre Back which was apart of the England U17 World Cup win in 2017. Panzo spent his youth career at Chelsea since the age of 9, winning five trophies in his final season in London – including the club’s fifth successive FA Youth Cup. In July 2018,….Read More

Josh Da Silva Arsenal and England

Saul’s sessions give me a really good work out both physically and technically. They are ideal for sharpening up and getting ready for the new season.    

Hayley Ladd Manchester United Women’s & Wales Women’s Professional Footballer

Hayley Ladd is a 25-year-old centre midfielder who previously has played for Arsenal, Kokkola Futis, Coventry City, Bristol City and Birmingham City. In June 2019, Ladd agreed to sign with Manchester United ahead of the team’s first season in the FA WSL. She has represented Wales 54 times throughout her career. During the….Read More

Helen Ward Watford Ladies & Wales Women’s Professional Footballer

I had a few really good 1:1 sessions with Saul towards the end of last season and in preparation for a couple of international games I had coming up. The sessions really opened my eyes as to how to better use my body and the ball to create space for….Read More

Tariq Uwakwe Professional Footballer Chelsea FC and England

I’d definitely recommend working with Saul, sessions are high intensity and improve your footwork, 1v1 and technique. Tariq Uwakwe  

Matt O’Riely Professional Footballer Fulham FC

Saul’s sessions really help with my footwork, gets me ready for the the game. They are really intense and challenging. Would encourage all to do 121 with Saul   Matt O’Riely Fulham FC

Johnathan Dinzeyi Professional Footballer Tottenham Hotspur & England

Iv’e really enjoyed working with Saul over the years, working on my technique and all-round game. Saul helps me work on areas of my game I want to improve. Johnathan Dinzeyi  

Kamarni Ryan – Chelsea FC U13

Saul is an amazing knowledgeable coach with the most positive, reinforcing and motivating teaching skills. Saul has been coaching our son Kamarni for 18 months and has helped him develop in many ways. He can now use both feet and has turned into a very skillful player. Kamarni is now….Read More

Tsun Day Professional Footballer Bury FC

Working with Saul has really helped me as a player, his sessions are high intensity and technically challenging. Tsun Dai

Nya Kirby – Professional Footballer Crystal Palace & England u17 World Cup Winner

Saul’s sessions are really good for improving your footwork and technique. I always feel really sharp and better in games. I’d recommend Saul’s training to anyone! Nya Kirby Saul worked with Nya Kirby at Tottenham for several years. In 2017, Nya moved to Crystal Palace and was involved in their pre….Read More

Christopher Paul – Professional Footballer Northern Ireland & QPR

After attending a number of PDA training sessions Christopher’s performance improved enough for PDA to put Christopher forward for a trial at Tottenham Hotspur FC. Christopher impressed the academy coaches and was then selected to join the under nines academy team. He has now been at Tottenham Hotspur for five….Read More

Faiq Bolkiah – Professional Footballer Leicester City FC

Faiq recently signed a Pro Contract with Leicester after moving from Chelsea FC. …… Saul got me a trial with Chelsea and my dreams came true I signed a two year scholar at Chelsea. Thanks Saul for working with me on my passing, first touch and one v one. Faiq….Read More

Jamar Loza – Norwich City & Jamaica Professional Footballer

Saul’s sessions were really demanding and his emphasis on skill training really help develop me as a player. I would recommend his training to any aspiring academy and pro player. Thanks Saul, Jamar Loza.

Jeevan Chelsea U12

PDA Football 1on1 and Saul have done a great job for my son Jeevan as both a coach and mentor. Jeevan is currently a Chelsea Academy player and his sessions with Saul have provided him with the necessary skills, tactical awareness and mentality to succeed in his football endeavours. Whether….Read More

Dom Clatworthy Wales U15

Saul started working with Dom around 6 months ago. Dom was already established and playing at a Cat 2 academy but was looking to take his individual game to next level.  Saul spent time analysing his game and developing a training programme that focused on his individual explosiveness, first touch….Read More

Chin Barnet FC U18s

I originally took my son, Chin, to see Saul to get a professional assessment of his potential a few years ago. He had been progressing at grass roots club level and wanted to take it further – but I wanted to get a professional opinion before committing the time and….Read More