Ryan James appointed DEFC Head Coach

Ryan James appointed DEFC Head Coach

It is with great pleasure the DEFC Commitee wish to introduce our new Head Coach Ryan James.

Ryan brings a wealth of contempory coaching experience with him after a career that has seen him working with Port Melbourne FC, Oakleigh Chargers FC and Mulgrave FC.

After a very extensive selection process we would like to thank all of the applicants who tendered the position. We were humbled by the calibre of AFL/VFL experience that applied and presented.

The coaching appointment sub committee were unanimous that Ryan was the candidate who's presentation exceeded all of our prerequisites in regards to club culture, match day tactics and community values.

Ryan is very enthustastic to get to work and lead our club on it's future journey.

We will provide further updates and details as Ryan settles into his surroundings.

Welcome to the Lions Pride Ryan, Eliza and Kelsey.

Go Lions🦁