WHO ARE YA? Brian Prestidge


Brian Prestidge

1) Who are ya?
Brian Prestidge – 29 years old
Worked in Elite football for 8 years

2) Who do you support?
Bolton Wanderers

3) What was your first game?
Plymouth Argyle v Arsenal – David Rocastle’s testimonial

4) What do you do for a job?
Head of Analytical Development at Bolton Wanderers FC

5) Have you played/worked for any football clubs?
Work for Bolton Wanderers (8 years), not played professionally

6) How did you get into it?
Football has always been a life passion of mine and I have always been very methodical and analytical in my life. I studied “Applied Sports Science and Coaching undergraduate degree before completing a Masters degree in Performance Analysis. Came for an interview for the job of Head Academy Analyst at BWFC and was successful.

7) What do you get out of it?
The ability to fulfil my ambitions and goals

8) What advice would you give someone wanting to follow in your stud marks/footsteps?
Be different – learn different things to give yourself a unique selling point

9) If you could do it all again what would you change?

10) Who’s your footballing hero?
Peter Schmiechel

Many thanks, Brian.
Cmon you whites!