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Head of Performance
Everton Football Club
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John Murtough (Head of Elite Performance, Premier League)
Telegraph - David Moyes wants the ...
Telegraph - David Moyes wants the highly rated John Murtough to join his Manchester United management team in a key behind-the-scenes role at Old Trafford
David Moyes wants the highly rated John Murtough to join his Manchester United management team in a key behind-the-scenes role at Old Trafford.
Manchester United are negotiating with the Premier League for the release of John Murtough, their highly-rated Head of Elite Performance, with David Moyes ready to hand the 40-year-old a key behind-the-scenes role at Old Trafford.
Murtough, who spent 15 years with Academy and Performance responsibilities at Everton and Fulham, was recruited by the Premier League in October 2012 to work alongside Director of Youth Ged Roddy in implementing all aspects of elite performance in youth development.
Alongside Moyes at Everton
was involved in the development of home-grown players such as Wayne Rooney, Jack Rodwell and Ross Barkley while also leading the club's pursuit of 'marginal gains' in areas such as sports science, nutrition, medicine and sports psychology.
, who gained a Masters in Sports Science from Liverpool John Moores University, will take a newly-created position reporting directly to Moyes at United once the club can negotiate his departure from the Premier League
Murtough has previously worked closely with Mike Forde, the former performance director at Chelsea, and his role at United will mirror that undertaken by Forde during his six-year spell at Stamford Bridge.
Senior figures at United and the Premier League
have confirmed that negotiations are ongoing over Murtough
, with his
move to Old Trafford
understood to be a formality.
Prozone: Latest News: Everton FC extend partnership with Prozone to 10 years
John Murtough, Head of Performance at Everton Football Club commented, "Prozone have continued to provide elite performance analysis support to the coaching staff and players of Everton Football Club.
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Sports Scientist: John Murtough
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John MurtoughJohn works closely with the physiotherapy team at Bellefield and is also the man who collates video information for the management team and players to study prior to and after matches.John MurtoughMASSEUR: