Avondale FC is proud to announce our NPL Youth Coaches for Season 2019.
Avondale FC has finalised its NPL Youth coaching positions for 2019, with Jack Dover leading the program as Head of Youth Development.
Brian Vanega is a welcome addition to the U18’s after spending time as a Senior Head Coach for Green Gully SC, Richmond SC and in 2018 with Box Hill United SC. Vanega has also worked at the U20 level with Melbourne Victory FC and will become a qualified A Licence coach in 2019.
Both Paul Chircop and Robert Marinkovic will continue with their teams from the 2018 season at the U16 and U15 age groups respectively.
Stephen Robinson comes on board as the U14 Head Coach for next season and has been highly recommended by FFA Coaching Program staff after completing his B Licence in 2018.
Zac de Bortoli will head the U12 and U13 age groups as one of the most sought-after skill acquisition coaches in Melbourne. Coming across from FC Bulleen Lions, de Bortoli will bring a wealth of experience and specialisation in these age groups.
Head of Youth Development – Jack Dover
U18 Head Coach – Brian Vanega
U16 Head Coach – Paul Chircop
U15 Head Coach – Robert Marinkovic
U14 Head Coach – Stephen Robinson
U12 & U13 Head Coach – Zac de Bortoli