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Gareth Holmes

Under 18s' Lead Coach

Academy Staff


Nottingham Forest Under 18s' Lead Coach Gareth Holmes was appointed to his role at the start of the 2016-17 season.

Holmes was appointed as first-team coach at Mansfield Town in May 2009, a role he held for a year before leaving to join Burton Albion as their centre of excellence manager.
He then joined Birmingham City as a professional development coach in the club's academy and joined The Reds ahead of the 2015-16 season.
After initially assisting Jack Lester with the Under 18s, Holmes took on the role of Lead Coach and helped guide the young Reds to the fifth round of the FA Youth Cup in 2017-18.