Luke Thomas-Arayo - Assistant Coach Female Football Academy

Luke Joined Barking Abbey in 2018 Luke currently Holds UEFA B license award in coaching along with a Bsc Degree in Sports & Exercise Science and is currently undertaking his UEFA A license.

Alongside Barking Abbey Girls Football Academy, Luke continues to coach in the women’s elite game as Head Coach for London City Lionesses Development Squad.

Before Barking Abbey Luke took a gap year coaching and travelling around the world. Luke has previously work for West Ham United women assistant head of the youth academy & Charlton Women RTC as head coach of the U12’s & Assistant coach for the U16’s.