Neil was at Enville Athletic for 3 years, he started as Player-Manager and finished as Runners Up followed by promotion season 2003/04.
He then moved onto Dudley Sports for 5 years, finishing the league cup winners season 2007/08. He was also at Tividale for 1 season and Bustleholme for 2 years, which includes two top 3 finishes and a league cup win in 2009/10. Neil was then at Tipton Youth for a further 3 years before moving on to Bilbrook F.C last season.
Neil started his career at 16 with a 2 year apprenticeship at West Bromwich Albion. He went on to sign a pro deal with Walsall FC before a brief spell at Kidderminster Harriers. Due to work commitments, Neil had to stop football and move to London where he worked for Coca Cola during Italia 90. When he was able to come back home, Neil played for local side Darlaston Town for 2 years before spending a further 10 years at Oldbury United, during this time having a short spell at Liverpool and playing alongside some famous players such as Nigel Clough and Robbie Fowler. He ended his playing career with Rushall Olympic. Neil has since had a successful coaching career , having spent 9 years being involved with the youth setup at Hill Top Rangers. He later joined Tipton Town Youth team as joint Manager and won the Midland Floodlit League at the first time of asking as well as spending one year with the Under 21’s.
Chris currently works as a first responder supervisor for JLR. He coached at Greets Green Albion U15’s for 2 years in 2014-2016 and has been a goalkeeper coach/coach with Tipton’s current U13’s from 2018- present. He’s also joining Albert as assistant with the U11’s this season as well as being first team Physio