Coaches at Berks Elite

Meet the team of coaches which all hold Football Coaching and First Aid Qualifications and have been CRB check.

Fabio Caiazzo



Core Belief – Attitude and determination are essential to become the best player.

Played at a semi-professional level as a central midfielder. Coaching for 5 years and having won the majority of competitions my teams competed in has taught how to prepare teams and achieve the best from any player.

Luke Nijar



Core Belief – In order to dominate the game you have to dominate the space.

Played at an high level as a winger and played in many successful 5 a side and futsal teams. Over 5 years of coaching experience, winning many trophies means I have the desire to realise the potential of every player.

Pablo Salter



Core Belief – Determination and hard work are all a player needs to succeed.

Played at very high standard as a left midfielder for Highmoor Academy in the Junior Premier League winning many competitions. I was coached by an ex-professional football player which has enabled me to gain valuable knowledge on professional football. I was also scouted to play for Reading FC.

Bertie Gingell



Core Belief – Player coach relationship is essential to achieve players potential.

Played at semi-professional level as a winger. Coached for 5 years and won numerous pieces of silverware. Currently studying sport and exercise science at university enables me to enhance the players progress.

Ben Claridge



Core Belief – To be the best goalkeeper you will need a strong mental attitude.

For the past four years I have coached many keepers including both Reading and Chelsea academy players. I have seen that the kids that are committed, fearless and confident always achieve greatness.

Sam Jones



Core Belief – Hard work always beats talent when your talent doesn’t work hard.

Play to a high level as a central midfielder for Bracknell Town, ex-Reading FC academy. Passionate about football and keen to start my career as a coach.