Norwich City staff profiles

Pen pics of Norwich City's coaching, science, medicine and analytics staff. To see staff profiles for other clubs, click here.

FOOTBALL EXECUTIVES

SPORTING DIRECTOR

Stuart Webber

Nationality: Welsh

The dominant football figure at the club. Oversees first team, Academy, sports science and medical, and analysis. Appointed in April 2017 and drove a transformation that led to promotion to the Premier League. Linked with top clubs including Manchester United.

ASSISTANT SPORTING DIRECTOR

Neil Adams

Nationality: English

Association with the club goes back more than two decades, as player, youth coach, manager and loans manager. Was promoted to current role at the end of September 2021.

COACHING

HEAD COACH

Daniel Farke

Nationality: German

Hired from Borussia Dortmund reserves in May 2017. First season in charge was a disappointment, with a 14th-placed finish, but his second was triumphant, culminating in the Championship title and promotion.

ASSISTANT

Edmund Riemer

Nationality: German

Worked with Farke at Dortmund reserves and SV Lippstadt 08. Played for clubs including Paderborn before moving into coaching.

FIRST TEAM COACH

Christopher John

Nationality: German

Joined in November 2018 from Paderborn’s Under-21s, where he was assistant. Worked with Farke when he was in charge at SV Lippstadt.

GOALKEEPER COACH

Ed Wootten

Nationality: English

Appointed Academy coach in 2015 before rising up the ranks to become first-team goalkeeping coach in the summer of 2017. Prior to this, he spent 10 years at Colchester United.

PERFORMANCE

HEAD OF PERFORMANCE

Chris Domogalla

Nationality: German

Arrived from Borussia Dortmund with Farke ahead of the 2017/18 season. Oversees all aspects of sports science and fitness.

SPORTS SCIENTIST & DATA SPECIALIST

Charles Cullen

Nationality: English

With the club since 2013. Previously worked for GB Basketball.

SPORTS SCIENTIST

Glyn Lewis

Nationality: Welsh

Arrived from Birmingham in 2013.

STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING COACH

Louis Cunningham

Nationality: English

Joined from Middlesbrough, where he'd worked since January 2020, in June 2021. The former England amateur boxer also worked for Sunderland's Category One Academy for five years.

MEDICAL

HEAD OF MEDICAL

Chris Burton

Nationality: English

Joined from League One Scunthorpe in November 2017. Previously worked at Nottingham Forest, Barnsley, Hull City, Queens Park Rangers and Peterborough.

PHYSIO

Jon Urwin

Nationality: English

Hired from Reading, where he had been Head Physio for four years, in June 2019. Has also worked at West Ham, QPR and Charlton.

PHYSIO

Damien Bowyer

Nationality: English

Joined in 2005, initially with the Academy, and moved up to first team in 2017.

SPORTS THERAPIST

Chris Budd

Nationality: English

With the club since February 2015.

SOFT TISSUE THERAPIST

Shaun Spurdens

Nationality: English

Provides soft tissue treatments for prevention of injuries. Joined 2012.

CLUB DOCTOR

Nick Wilford

Nationality: English

Has worked with the Canaries since October 2009. Provides primary care and sports medicine services, as well as emergency medical care on match day.

DATA & ANALYSIS

HEAD OF DATA, STRATEGY & INNOVATION

John Iga

Nationality: English

Appointed to this new role in June 2021. Describes his remit as “trying to out-smart and out-think" rivals in the Premier League. Highly experienced, having been Head of Performance Services at Huddersfield Town, Head of Sport Science and the FA and Head of Academy Sport Science and Medicine at Wolves.

SENIOR PERFORMANCE ANALYST

Matthew Lewis

Nationality: Welsh

Joined from Manchester United, where he was a recruitment analyst, in June 2018. Was previously a tactical analyst at Derby for two years.

PERFORMANCE ANALYST

Dan Smith

Nationality: English

Has held the role since the summer of 2016.

ASSISTANT PERFORMANCE ANALYST

Adam Meadows

Nationality: English

Appointed in July 2020 and joined from Qatar Stars League, where he had worked for four years.

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