Tristan arrived in the summer of 2011 along with new Manager Nas Bashir. Tristan also started his coaching career at Wycombe before spending 8 years coaching at the Reading Academy.
Tristan has worked his way up to Academy Director at the John Madejski Academy where he oversees a team of 8 staff and a group of 26 scholars is also the first team football coach at the most prestigious school in the World – Eton College. He is in the final stages of his UEFA A licence and will move on to his Pro Licence in the next 2 years.
He has worked with some fantastic young players in his 12 years of coaching, many of whom are now playing International Football and are within the professional game themselves. Tristan’s most memorable moments in football include appearing at Wembley as a schoolboy and on a coaching front when he first watched a player he had nurtured through make their international debut for England u18s in the European Qualifier.