2021 COACHES

Our Senior Men play in the EDFL Premier Division.
Our Senior Women play in Premier Division & Division 2.

Under 18.5 Men play in Premier & Division 1.
Under 18.5 Women play Division 1.

Our Junior teams (both boys & girls) range from Under 8s to Under 16s and play in various divisions.
In 2021, Marby will field 19 Junior Teams.

SENIOR COACHES

LEADERSHIP TEAM 

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BRAD SWAIN

SENIOR MEN'S
HEAD COACH

Brad, who has been with us for the past two years as our Senior Assistant Coach, is a Level 3 AFL High Performance accredited coach who previously spent 3 years as a Line Coach at Port Melbourne in the VFL.

CHARLIE FENECH

SENIOR WOMEN'S
HEAD COACH

After a successful first season making the Grand Final Charlie is once again is taking on the coaching role for 2021.  Charlie has been involved in coaching for many years in EDFL and has coached EDFL Rep Teams and also had a role as assistant coach at Western Jets.

JARRAD CAREY

SENIOR MEN'S ASSISTANT COACH & FOOTBALL MANGER

Jarrad is a Level 2 coach with extensive and diverse experience across community footy as a Senior Coach, Development Coach and administrator. Jarrad also has significant experience at the elite level across 4 clubs, primarily as an opposition analyst & recruiting officer. 

NICK BAILEY

SENIOR MEN'S
ASSISTANT COACH

Club legend Nick Bailey has been appointed Reserves Coach for 2021. A 2 time Premiership player with Marby, Bails is also a member of the MPFC Team of the Decade. More importantly he is great communicator & has an enormous amount of footy knowledge to share. 

DARREN CADDY

UNDER 18.5 BOY'S
HEAD COACH

Darren is a Level 2 coach who has been Marby Staunch since 2012, joining the club following a 6yr coaching stint at VFL powerhouse Williamstown. Darren has coached his own teams at senior level and is passionate about player development. 

PHIL POURSANIDIS

UNDER 18.5 GIRL'S
HEAD COACH

Phil is a Level 1 football coach and has been at Marby since 2017.  A former AFL player with the Carlton Football Club, Phil also holds a Physical Education degree and is passionate about Women’s Footy! 

SENIOR COACHES

Premier Division Senior Men:
Brad Swain

Assistants:
Nick Bailey & Jarrad Carey

Premier Senior Men Reserves:

Nick Bailey

 

 

U18.5 Men - Team 1:
Darren Caddy, Head Coach

U18.5 Men - Team 2:
TBC

Senior Men Thirds:

Daniel Lanigan

Division 1 Senior Women:
Charlie Fenech

Assistant :

Anthony Kilty 

Division 2 Senior Women:

Kate Hughes

Assistant :

U18.5 Women - Team 1:
Phil Poursanidis, Head Coach

JUNIOR COACHES

In 2021 Marby will field 19 under age teams from U8 - U16, Boys and Girls.

U8 Boys Team 1:

U8 Boys Team 2:

U10 Boys Team 1:

U10 Boys Team 2:

U10 Boys Team 3:

U12 Boys Team 1:

U12 Boys Team 2:

U12 Boys Team 3:

U14 Boys Team 1: 

U14 Boys Team 2:

U14 Boys Team 3:

U16 Boys Team 1:

U16 Boys Team 2:

TBC
TBC

Brodie Holland
Darren Southurst
TBC

Ryan Mistry

Brian Prosser
Anthony Schiena 

Trent Brooks/Luke Costa

Darin Milner

Allan Johncock

Danny Gambaro 

TBC

U8 Girls Team 1:

U10 Girls Team 1:

U12 Girls Team 1:

U14 Girls Team 1:

U14 Girls Team 2:

U16 Girls Team 1:

TBC
Daniel Fenech
TBC

Paul Van Hees

TBC
David Tonks