Shaun O’Brien is the Ricki Herbert Football Academy’s Head Coach in Tauranga. As well as running the RHFA Talent Centre in Tauranga, Shaun coaches in the local junior competition with the Mt Maunganui Junior Football Club.
Boys and girls from the Bay of Plenty had a great time this week as the year’s first holiday programme got underway at Tauranga. The three-day programme was run by the Ricki Herbert Football Academy was being held at Links Ave, Mt Maunganui.
The Ricki Herbert-coached Maldives have become the first side to clinch a semi-final berth at the Bangabandhu Gold Cup International Football Tournament in Bangladesh after beating the home nation 2-0 in their group match.