David Zonneveld

Coordinator (Holland)

David Zonneveld


  • UEFA 'A' License
  • Sports Management Degree
  • Motor Learning Specialist
  • SoccerPLAY Author
  • Periodisation Plan Developer


As the coordinator of Melbourne Football Academy David is based in Holland and is a frequent visitor to the academy. David Zonneveld played for multiple professional clubs in the Netherlands. After playing David pursued his passion for coaching and within a short period of time was coaching second division clubs. David worked as a video analyst for the Dutch professional team SC Telstar, quickly gaining his UEFA A, B and C licenses

David additionally has a sports management degree and specialises in motor learning for students and developing a style of play. He places a strong emphasis on tactical methodology, leading him to become one of the world-renowned authors for SoccerPlay. David also develops periodisation plans for clubs and Federations internationally.