Introducing David Risteski - U12 Head Coach and U16 Assistant Coach

David RisteskiAlamein FC would like to proudly announce the signing of David Risteski as its U12 H /Coach and U16 Ass Coach for the 2019 NPLW season. David is a full time high school Health and P. E. Teacher, and comes to Alamein after 4 yrs of coaching junior boys at Preston Lions. David is currently completing his C Licence. David is well ahead in his football development than most men of his age. He is a grounded individual committed to ensuring our teams and players reach their footballing objectives. We are thrilled to have David whose appointment consolidates a talented and inspired group of AFC coaches for 2019. Welcome David and we look forward to you playing a pivotal part in the development of the girls.

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September 22, 2019

Introducing Kat Smith - Senior Coach

Alamein FC would like to today announce the signing of our Senior Head Coach for 2020 / 2021 Kat Smith. Kat is passionate educator on and off the field with vast experience across the football system. She is a strong believer that participation in sport at all levels is a learning tool with a potential to develop the necessary skills required to navigate life’s challenges and enhance the steps taken in search of personal and professional success. Kat has embarked on a journey of formal and informal education, and sourced professional and personal education opportunities and welcomed many discovery experiences to not only develop her own knowledge but to also share it with the football community. She is currently undergoing her Pro Licence in Canberra. Kat Smith’s football pedigree speaks for itself: She is currently an Assistant Coach / Performance analyst for Junior Matilda’s National team and Opposition Analysts for Matilda’s Team. Until recently she was the Assistant coach to Jeff Hopkins for @victorywleague in the Westfield W League. And the list goes on!! The executive board at ALAMEIN FC would like to welcome Kat Smith to the club and we look forward to her hitting the ground running and building on what our exiting Head Coach Sinisa has achieve in the last 4 years at Alamein. Welcome Kat! Read more....
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September 26, 2019

Introducing Graham Dudley - Technical Director

Alamein FC is excited to announce it’s Technical Director for 2020, Graham Dudley. With over two decades of experience in football, most of which have been committed to the female game in both England and Australia, Graham has been involved from the inception of the NPLW with previous roles as Head Coach and Technical Director at Bayside United. He has also held additional formal roles as Director of Football at larger community clubs, universities and schools within Victoria. His broad experience will add an empathetic approach and support to the club, our players and our wider members too. The board of Directors are pleased to have Graham join Alamein FC as the 2020 Technical Director. Graham’s role will be to deliver the Club’s philosophy around the wider curriculum and a holistic development of "football personality", a way for players to express themselves within the team, club and community as great people and great players. When speaking at the Clubs Presentation last night Graham had the following to say. "I am extremely happy to be joining Alamein and working to reinforce what is a great foundation created by the club’s previous Technical Director Mark Cassar and Head Coach Sinisa Cohadzic and am genuinely excited to work alongside incoming Senior Head coach Kat Smith”. Graham will play a part in offering support and guidance in line with off the field aspects of players, resources and the science of the sport as well. Graham’s first job will be to fill all coaching vacancies at the club and to commence working on the strategy for the 2020 NPLW season. Read more....
Andy Burnett
October 11, 2019

Introducing Andy Burnett - U16s Head Coach and Senior Assistant Coach 2020

Alamein FC would like to proudly announce the return of Andy Burnett for 2020. Andy recently completed his C licence and has aspirations to continue his football education in 2020 and beyond. Andy is a dedicated individual that grew as a coach under the guidance of @sikic10 in 2019 year and now will continue to grow and learn from Junior Matilda’s Coach Kat Smith. Welcome back Andy and we’re sure everyone will follow your journey again working under new Head Coach @kat7smith. Read more....
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October 11, 2019

Welcome Nader Shukri - U14s Head Coach 2020

Alamein FC would like to announce the return of Nader Shukri as the U14 Head coach for 2020 NPLW season. Nader joined Alamien have way through the 2019 season and spent time trying to develop his team of chargers. After a slow start the U14 won their last 5 games to end the season on a high. Welcome back Nader Read more....
David Risteski
October 11, 2019

Introducing David Risteski - U12 Head Coach 2020

Alamein FC would like to proudly announce the return of David Risteski for the 2020 NPLW season. David will continue his role with the U12’s but will be also joined next year with new co coach Hannah Ambor. The club Technical Director Graham Dudley has identified the importance of placing additional resources into the U12 group. David will also continue in an Assistant coaching role to support Andy Burnett with the U16 Development squad. Welcome back David and we wish you well for the 2020 season. Read more....