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Richard Allen

Formerly Head of Talent Identification
The FA

Richard served in The FA’s Talent ID department, overseeing the recruitment process across all of the men and women’s national sides and helping to develop and deliver the Association’s Talent ID Education Programme. He joined The FA in November 2014 as Talent ID Manager before moving up to take his latest position as Head of Talent ID in February 2015. Prior to joining the organisation Richard spent two years as Head of Academy at QPR and eight years as Head of Academy Recruitment at Tottenham Hotspur. Richard has recently been appointed as Head of Football at Loughborough University.

Richard Allen