Wednesday, 2 December 2009 9:41 AM
South Melbourne FC is pleased to announce the appointment of Giuseppe (Joe) Montemuro as Coach of the Under 21s team for the 2010 season.
SMFC Director of Football, Ange Dallas, was pleased to welcome Joe back to the Club, telling smfc.com.au “Our aim is to give young genuine potentials the chance to one day play at the highest level possible. I am aware in order to achieve and produce the best youngsters in the country you need a coach with the credentials and talent to develop these stars of the future. Joe is a renowned youth coach with immense experience who will guide our youngsters to flourish and progress in fulfilling their dreams as professional footballers”.
Joe comes to the club with a wealth of experience, previously taking charge of Hume City and South Melbourne at Under 21 level and Sunshine Georgies in the VPL as senior coach.
Joe will be replacing David Lugli, who was promoted to Assistant Coach to work alongside Head Coach, Vaughan Coveny. David had successfully guided the Under 21 side to second place in the 2009 season.
The Club wishes Joe Montemuro all the best for 2010.