West Ham staff profiles

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FOOTBALL EXECUTIVES

TECHNICAL DIRECTOR

Tim Steidten

Nationality: German

Appointed in July 2023 and has overall responsibility for scouting and recruitment. Rose from youth scout to Head of Sport (Sporting Director).at Werder Bremen from 2008 from 2019. Then joined Bayer Leverkusen, initially as Head of Scouting and Recruitment, before becoming Manager Sport in June 2022.

SPORTING DIRECTOR

Mark Noble

Nationality: English

A West Ham legend who made 550 senior appearances across 18 years for the club. Started role in January 2023. Steidten, who has far more experience in football administration, subsequently came in as Technical Director.

COACHING STAFF

HEAD COACH

Julen Lopetegui

Nationality: Spanish

ASSISTANT

Pablo Sanz

Nationality: Spanish

HEAD OF PERFORMANCE/ ASSISTANT

Oscar Caro

Nationality: Spanish

HEAD OF ANALYSIS/ ASSISTANT

Juan Peinado

Nationality: Spanish

FITNESS COACH

Borja De Alba

Nationality: Spanish

TECHNICAL COACH

Edu Rubio

Nationality:

GOALKEEPER COACH

Xavi Valero

Nationality: Spanish

Worked with Rafa Benitez at Liverpool, Inter, Chelsea, Real Madrid and Napoli before joining up with Manuel Pellegrini at Hebei China Fortune in 2016 and then West Ham in 2018. Remained under David Moyes and Lopetegui.

MEDICAL

HEAD OF MEDICAL

Richard Collinge

Nationality: English

Took over from Gary Lewin in June 2018. Highly experienced practitioner, with almost 20 years experience. Left Watford in September 2016.

HEAD PHYSIO

Adam Paxton

Nationality: English

Was Head Physio with English National Ballet for two-and-a-half years before joining West Ham as Assistant First-Team Physio in September 2021. Promoted to Head Physio in June 2022.

PERFORMANCE PHYSIO

Nick Court

Nationality: English

Joined in July 2023 from Bournemouth, where he had been a first-team physio for two years.

SOFT TISSUE THERAPIST

Craig Mazur

Nationality: English

Joined West Ham from Everton - where he had been for five years - in July 2015.

REHAB THERAPIST

Mike Spanou

Nationality: English

Joined in October 2018 from Crystal Palace. Had previously been with Watford since September 2012.

PERFORMANCE

FITNESS COACH

Josh Ewens

Nationality: English

With the Hammers since 2012. Also assistant manager of West Ham Ladies.

SPORT SCIENTIST

Adam Crossley

Nationality: English

Moved to West Ham in June 2012 as an intern, having previously had spells with Wigan Warriors and Preston North End.

ANALYSTS

PRE-MATCH ANALYST

Charlie Radmore

Nationality: English

Joined from Crystal Palace in May 2019. Previously with the Hammers from 2011 to 2016 and has also worked for Orlando City and Norwich.

HEAD OF TECHNICAL RECRUITMENT AND ANALYSIS

Max Hahn

Nationality: German

Joined in February 2024 after 20 months at Werder Bremen, where he was Scouting and Analysis Co-ordinator. Although he didn't work alongside Steidten during his time there (the latter had already left) the duo knew each other well.

SUPPORT ANALYST

Dylan Jones

Nationality: English

Worked for Manchester City in the same role for two years before joining the Hammers in July 2021.

RECRUITMENT ANALYST

Dylan Curnell

Nationality:

Joined in June 2018 from Cardiff City, where he was an Academy analyst. Worked in West Ham's Academy until December 2023, when he was promoted to first-team duties.

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