Our Coaches

Justyn Mckay

OWNER / DIRECTOR

UEFA B License
Blue Card Holder
Emergency First Aid Trained
FA Child Protection
FA Safeguarding Children

From Swindon, England

Justyn founded Soccer X Pty Ltd in 2011 after re locating to the Gold Coast from England. Soccer (Football) has always been Justyn’s passion and played a big part in his life. Justyn has a genuine passion for coaching and is dedicated to helping young players achieve their own potential and become well rounded young adults.
Justyn currently plays in the NPL QLD for Gold Coast UTD.

SAM SMITH

MANAGER

From Derby, England

Sam has returned to the Soccer X team in 2019 after first joining us in 2017 when re locating from the UK. Sam had a successful first season in Australia with Gold Coast City FC where he picked up the ‘Golden Boot’ award. Since then, Sam played the 2018 season for Port Melbourne FC in the Victoria NPL. Originally from England, Sam enjoyed a successful professional career playing for Cambridge UTD FC, Lincoln City FC, Rushden & Diamonds FC and Hereford UTD FC.

Sam oversees a number of our school programmes and is head coach of a number of our Development Teams.

Sam is currently playing for Gold Coast Knights FC in the QLD NPL.