Joe joined the academy in July 2017 as the Academy Administrator. With a background in youth football having played for Leicester City Academy, Walsall Academy and Coalville Town. During this time he also represented the Leicestershire County squad at both U16 and U18 age groups. In 2014 Joe travelled to join Villarreal, where he spent a season with the U15’s side. On his return, he made an appearance at the International Goalkeeping Conference which was held St. Georges Park in 2015. He currently plays for local side Stamford AFC.
Most recently Joe has completed a Level 3 BTEC Sports and Exercise Science course through Loughborough College, where he achieved triple distinctions. In addition to this Joe holds the FA Emergency Aid, FA Safeguarding Children certificates, along with a Level 2 Community Sports Leadership Award and Level 1 Talent Identification.