Football at Fives


Our vision for the future is to become a football hub of the community. A place that is recognised for its friendly staff with a lens on fantastic customer service. At Fives we are more than just a business, we have real passion for the sport and for the people who share our passion. We go beyond the normal service offering and want to reach as many people as possible to celebrate the beautiful game. A place that is actively inclusive and welcomes all ages, sexes & abilities to participate.

A football centre that goes the extra mile for its community.

Our new booking app is the start of a journey to bring you the best digital experience possible. Start a new experience with the FIVES Game Management App. Book, invite players, split payment, find players, find games and so much more…

Changing the future of small sided football

Meet the Squad

Scott Penman


20+ years in the small sided football industry, passionate about grassroots sports and giving kids from all backgrounds the best opportunities in life to succeed. Big advocate of technology and sustainability. Proud to be leading the Fives revolution.

Stewart Willis

General Manager

Worked in the industry for over 20 years. Its been a journey and its not over yet.

Yardley Team

Gemma Smith


I started my role as Club Manager in Yardley in January 2018. I grew up playing football for Birmingham City and Coventry City ladies. In my spare time I enjoy keeping fit and regularly go running and cycling.

Kyle Mcculloch

Duty Manager

I started working for Yardley in 2016 as an assistant caretaker, I then worked through the ranks of becoming a receptionist before my job now as Duty Manager. I am a Birmingham City supporter and in my spare time I like playing football and getting tattoo’s.

 Eamon Delaney


I am Yardley’s longest serving staff member working with the company since 2011. In my spare time I like spending time with my dog, spending time with my family and looking up conspiracy theories and really big on my fashion. I have over 50 pairs of trainers.

Curtus Hayes


I have been working as a receptionist/coach for Yardley since 2019 and also work as a primary school teacher. I enjoy playing football and I am an Aston Villa fan who loves placing bets on the football. I am also a huge marvel fan.

Jordan Simpson


I have been working as a receptionist/coach for Yardley since 2020. I am an Aston Villa fan who enjoys playing football, going on bikes rides, nature and playing guitar. 

Gail Collins


I have been with Yardley part time as a receptionist since 2018, I also work as a carer for young adults. I enjoy playing football, going on holiday and socialising with friends. I also have a road named after me.

Leeds Team

Scott Smith


 Love all sport but I am madly passionate about football and a big family man.

Chloe Johnson

Assistant Manager

Huge Barnsley FC supporter and season ticket holder, loves dogs

Jake Mclaren

Part time Team Member

Favourite sport is F1 and is a huge Lewis Hamilton and Mclaren fan.

Dan Rowley

Part time Team Member

Huge fan of everything that is Leeds, loves football especially coaching grassroots junior teams.

Harry Wells

Part Time Caretaker

 Loves everything about football, spent a brief time at Leeds United academy as a youngster, wants to pursue a long term career in coaching.

Trafford/Wigan Team

Mike Plant

GM at Trafford & Wigan

 A family man who loves most sports. Big Stockport County fan and much better cricketer than footballer.