ABC News Feature

Charlie Jackson and Bryan Watson

ABC News feature regarding Matrix in the USA – 1 of 2

- Charlie Jackson

ABC News Feature 2

Charlie Jackson and Bryan Watson

ABC News feature regarding Matrix in the USA – 2 of 2

- Charlie Jackson

SKY News Feature

SKY News 2007 – Featuring Simon Grayson

Interview with SKY News celebrating the Matrix visit to AJAX, Holland.

- Charlie Jackson

BBC News Feature

BBC feature 2011

Featuring the opening of the Matrix development center.

- Charlie Jackson

Manchester TV News Feature

Academy Starlets

Featuring the signed professional academy players

- Charlie Jackson

Arnold Muhren

AJAX

Matrix is the best form of training. It is very technical and I’ve no doubt it will make better technical players.

- Arnold Muhren

Champions

Football Magazine

One man & his acronym are on a mission to revitalize the English game by training young players to solve problems & six year olds are lapping it up. How one Englishman’s coaching methods are unshackling instinct and individualism.

- Champions League Magazine

Craig Salmon

Big Interview

Jackson states that using the Matrix method in a 9 month period children are likely to touch, pass, turn and move 26,000 times whereas a conventionally taught player will touch the ball only around 1,700 times.

- Craig Salmon

Daniel Coyle

New York Times Bestselling Author

I’m a big fan of your work Charlie – Matrix Coaching

- Daniel Coyle

Henry Winter

Award Winning Football Journalist

Jackson’s success in nurturing youngsters will make life of future England managers so much easier.

- Henry Winter

Henry Winter

The Daily Telegraph

Matrix method tipped to produce young players with touch of class.

- Henry Winter

Joe Grayson

Blackburn Rovers

He has a special way with all the players he works with – facilitating his unique coaching techniques and encouraging players of all abilities.

- Joe Grayson

Juan Carlos Garrido

Director Youth Categories

We would welcome Charlie Jackson and the Matrix coaching method to visit here and coach our boys.

- Juan Carlos Garrido

Neil Macintosh

Scotland Performance Development Manager

The Matrix Method has been and excellent addition to our programme in Scotland. The young players love Matrix as it’s exciting and challenging for them. A young player who can see ahead of their opponents will always have an advantage and those are the types of players we want playing for Scotland.

- Neil Macintosh

Peter Sanderson

UEFA Training Ground

For me I had just witnessed the future of football coaching. I genuinely believe that if the Matrix progresses as it has done over the last year it could become the finest technical product in Europe.

- Peter Sanderson

Rene Meulensteen

Skills Development Coach

Charles has made excellent progress with his own professional development as a football coach. His keenness to improve his own standards has been an example to his colleagues and has made him into a highly respected coach.

- Rene Meulensteen

Simon Grayson

Preston North End Manager

Matrix Coaching, I wish this had been around when I was a kid. It helps youngsters gain confidence and develop technically. These skills are often missing in English players.

- Simon Grayson

Steve Nickson

Blackburn Rovers

With Charlie being a specialist in technical development he helps to guide the development centre coaching and the mini soccer Academy age groups coaching philosophy in technical development… He also successfully continues to deliver in-service coaching for our coaching staff.

- Steve Nickson

Tony Strudwick

MUFC – Head of Athletic Development

The Matrix football programme offers a unique blend of elite football scenarios with an innovative coaching philosophy. Within the Matrix programme, players develop fundamental football skills within a dynamic framework. Such a programme is a contemporary progression from the classic technique based drills. Clearly, the Matrix framework is designed to facilitate awareness, skill and economy of style.

- Tony Strudwick

Trevor Todd

MCFC – Junior Academy Manager

We are delighted that Charlie agreed to join Manchester City. Charlie has many years of experience coaching at the highest level in Academy football. We are confident under Charlie’s leadership at the Regional Centre we will continue to produce Academy players for Man City.

- Trevor Todd