The 40-year-old has a longstanding friendship with ProChance head coach Liam Sutcliffe, whose project aims to give promising young players without professional clubs another chance of getting in. Using their contacts and strong support network, ProChance can get talented players from any background in front of key decision-makers with their regular showcase matches.

“I think it’s excellent,” says Richardson.

Leam Richardson 


Wigan Athletic


Emyr Humphries speaks about how ProChance helps young players, his relationship with our head coach Liam Sutcliffe and how ProChance performs a role of an extra scouting arm for the Huddersfield Town Academy.

Emyr Humphreys

Academy Manager

Huddersfield Town


Ian Burchnall talks about his career and how his path to becoming a manager in professional football has been far from the usual route. His route in to the professional game is shared by so many promising young footballers. 

Ian provides some real inspiration to young footballers!

Ian Burchnall

Forest Green Rovers Manager