Derek Broadley joined Charleston Battery Soccer Club as its first ever Technical Director in December of 2017.
Broadley's career is highlighted by a 4-year stint as Academy Director of Crystal Palace FC, from 1999 to 2003. As Academy Director, Broadley developed and implemented coaching programs for elite youth players, he also served as Technical Director of the Bermuda Football Association from 2008-2011. As Technical Director, he was responsible for the overall development of the game of soccer in the country including a National Academy program.
Broadley holds UEFA "A", Football Association Academy Directors License, NSCAA Premier Diploma, NSCAA Master Coach.