Coach Profile: Adedokun Olayiwola Oluwaseyi aka “Coach Olly”

Adedokun Olayiwola Oluwaseyi

Coaching Career

Coach Adedokun Olayiwola Oluwaseyi, affectionately known as “Coach Olly,” has carved a notable niche in the football coaching arena through a journey marked by dedication and success.

Adedokun Olayiwola Oluwaseyi

Previous Football Clubs and Teams Coached

  • Galaxy FC Ire: Served as the Head Coach.
  • Banik FC: Contributed as an Assistant Coach.
  • Osun State Polytechnic Iree Business Department: Excelled as the Head Coach, securing four Rector’s Cup victories.
  • Osun State Polytechnic Iree (Assistant Coach): A key member of the coaching crew that led the school to its 18th Nipoga game.
  • Osun United Football Club (IT): Completed Industrial Training under the guidance of Head Coach Seye Ajayi.

Current Club

Coach Olly is currently an integral part of the coaching staff at TSI Football Club, Osogbo, bringing his wealth of experience to the development and success of the team.

Football Philosophy

Adedokun Olayiwola Oluwaseyi

Coach Olly’s coaching philosophy revolves around the principles of massive attack and massive defense. His strategic approach to the game emphasizes a balanced yet aggressive style, aiming for both offensive prowess and defensive solidity.

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Playing Career

Before transitioning into coaching, Adedokun Olayiwola Oluwaseyi had a noteworthy playing career during his younger days. He showcased his skills on the field while representing various clubs, including Ajiroba Oni FC (Ile Ife, Osun State), Pele FC (Inisha), Ila FC, Ida FC (Ida), and Taiwo Oke FC. His football journey also saw him participate in the Nigeria Amateur 2 League in Ibadan.


Coach Olly draws inspiration and guidance from his mentor, Shooting Stars‘ coach, Gbenga Ogunbote, a figure revered in the Nigerian football coaching industry.

Coaching Certification

Coach Adedokun Olayiwola Oluwaseyi holds an Advanced Certificate from the National Institute for Sports (NIS) in Lagos, showcasing his commitment to continuous learning and professional development in the coaching realm.

With a rich background as both a player and coach, Coach Olly’s presence in the coaching arena is marked by a passion for the game, strategic acumen, and a commitment to nurturing the talents of the next generation of footballers.