Women Lead Coach

Nélson Oliveira

Born in Porto, Portugal in 1989.

His love for handball started young as he started playing since he was 8 years old, participating for Portuguese teams during his career and also called to represent Regional teams.

Prior to his arrival in the UK, he was also coaching Junior Teams in Portugal for 4 years.
Joined Chelsea HC as a player since 2017 and Men's Captain for the last two seasons, he was requested to lead and coach the Women team from mid-2019.

His vision is to build on the good work that has already been achieved and further improve it, aiming to reach the Premier League and establish Chelsea HC as a respected and competitive club in the UK.