Graeme Farmer

Pitch Manager – Training Ground
Leicester City Football Club

Second generation Groundsman. Graeme started out at Rolls Royce’s (Sphinx) sports and social club in Coventry.

In 2001 he joined Aston Villa where he worked his way up from assistant groundsman to lead the grounds department. Leaving in July 2018.

Graeme currently works Leicester City FC as pitch manager based at the clubs training ground.

As an advocate of mental health issues and someone who also has had mental health issues, Graeme endeavors to raise awareness of mental health within the industry.