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Kevin Abel

Academy Medical Services Lead Physiotherapist


Originally from the north west of Ireland, Kevin is in his second stint at Hull City.

His day-to-day role is primarily working with young professionals in the Under-23 team and overseeing the medical care of all academy players.

Kevin has over a decade of experience working in professional football and consulting with athletes across multiple sports, including New Zealand All Blacks, Olympians and World Champions from various sports.

He has a First Class Hons in Physiotherapy from Salford University, as well as an undergrad in Sport Science and an MSc in Sports Therapy.

In addition, Kevin is also a fully qualified Strength & Conditioning coach and Pilates Instructor.