Team

Name: Martin Bateman
Role: GB Director
Location: Lancashire     
Church links: St Thomas’s Lancaster; SS Philip & Jacob Bristol; Church of the Saviour Manchester

Team: Manchester United
Passion: To see people fulfil their full potential with the gifts God has given them.

Email:[email protected]
Twitter: @ambassadorsmb

Name: Alex Doughty
Roles: Academy member
Location: London
Church link: Tower Hamlets Community Church; Thornhill Church Cardiff

Team: Everton
Passion: I absolutely love football! I want to improve as a coach/leader of young people. I have already had so many opportunities through Ambassadors to lead young people It has been really fun and rewarding!

Name: Ben Burns
Roles: Wales National Leader
Location: Cardiff
Church link: Vineyard Church Cardiff

Teams: Wolves & Cardiff City
Passion: To see people come to know the love of Jesus and follow him and through this discover their fullest potential

Email: [email protected]

Name: Claire Lunn-Rockliffe
Roles: Community Football Outreach – Women’s Football and Leadership Training
Location: Lancashire     
Church link: St Thomas’s Lancaster

Team: Manchester United
Passion: Young people getting involved in sport and physical activity and loving it.

Email: [email protected]

Name: Dan Owen
Roles: Community Football Leader (Genesis Football) and Internship coordinator
Location: London     
Church link: East End Church London

Team: Arsenal
Passion: Playing/ coaching football and seeing people realise their God given potential and begin to fulfil it.

Email: [email protected]

Name: Debbie Curtis
Roles: Finance Administrator
Location: Bolton     
Church link: Trinity Church Manchester

Team: Manchester City
Passion: To see people & communities transformed, saved and set free.

Email: [email protected] 

Name: Mark Prentice
Roles: I.T. Support and admin
Location: Bolton     
Church link: Elmwood Church Salford

Team: Liverpool
Passion: To utilise my I.T. and admin experience as far as possible in order to further the vision and spread the word of Ambassadors Football.

Email: [email protected]

Name: Matthew-Luke Ratcliffe
Roles: Academy member
Location: Manchester
Church link: Briercliffe Road Baptist Methodist Church Burnley; Trinity Baptist Church Gorton

Team: Burnley
Passion: I am extremely passionate about spreading God’s love and football and believe that the work Ambassadors does helps to combine both of these.

Name: Reece Sutherland
Roles: Academy member
Location: Nottingham
Church link: Donside Community Church

Team: Aberdeen
Passion: Seeing how much God has loved and been with him. He has this heart to share this love with others.


Name: Rob Taylor
Roles: National Camp Coordinator and CFO worker 
Location: Nottingham    
Church link: King’s Church Arnold

Team: Aston Villa
Passion: Seeing football ministry remove barriers to the gospel, and local churches getting a vision for it.

Email: [email protected]

Name: Sally Prentice
Roles: Finance & Operations Director
Location: Bolton     
Church link: Elmwood Church Salford

Team: England
Passion: Helping whenever and whoever I can!

Email: [email protected]

Name: Stephen Donaldson
Roles: Glasgow Genesis and Community Football Outreach
Location: Glasgow     
Church link:

Team: Arsenal
Passion: To win hearts for Christ. To disciple. To show love and care for those in society who need it most. To bring hope to the hopeless.

Email: [email protected]

Name: Stephen Read
Roles: Running events and tours, a local church club and communications
Location: London     
Church link: St Paul’s Crofton

Team: Arsenal
Passion: To support and encourage those using football in their communities. To see individuals live life to the full.

Email: [email protected]