Matthew began playing tennis at the age of 6. Throughout his career, he participated in national & ITF tournaments, reaching Nigerian No. 10. He is a PTR-certified tennis coach and has a B.Sc. in Guidance Sociology from The University of Jos, Nigeria. He started his coaching career in 2008 as the Head Coach of a junior team in Nigeria, where his students won several tournaments whilst representing Nigeria in the African Junior Championships (AJC). Matthew is very passionate about sharing his tennis experience & knowledge with his players.