Date of Birth

Melissa Phillips

Melissa Phillips joined Albion as women's first team head coach in April 2023, agreeing a contract that runs until June 2025.

Melissa has previously coached Angel City, London City Lionesses, University of Pennsylvania, University of San Francisco and California State Bakersfield.

While head coach at London City Lionesses, she took the team to the top of the Barclays Women’s Championship this season before departing in January to join Angel City in a coaching role.

Perry Northeast - First Team Coach


By Paul Hazlewood
Perry Northeast.

Perry was formally technical manager for the Girls' Academy before assisting Amy Merricks during the 2022/23 season as interim assistant coach for two spells.


Nikita Runnacles - Lead Goalkeeping Coach

By Paul Hazlewood
Nikita Runnacles.

Nikita previously worked at London City Lionesses for three seasons alongside Melissa Phillips while also coaching at the England Youth National Team Pathway.