Announcing our 2024 Junior Coaching Group (U8-U12)

Saturday 17 February 2024

The WCFC is proud to announce our Junior Coaching (U8/U10/U12) appointments for 2024​

Name Role Team About Image
Ben Hughes Coach U8s A new recruit for the club, Ben will be an amazing coach for our little ones. His gentle and caring nature ensures the kids will have fun with their friends first and foremost while starting to learn the basics.
Dave Samuel Coach U10.1 Dave is now in his second year coaching at West Coburg. Dave is a natural motivator, maintains a positive environment and always keeps it fun for our future stars.
Danny Messaike Coach  U10.2 A senior premiership player, Danny jumped at the chance to nurture our young players, as they are the future of the club.
His experience will be an amazing addition to our already strong cohort of coaches.
Rabee Haouchar Co Coach  U12.1 Rabee is a past senior premiership player for West Coburg and a 5 time Best & Fairest winner. His passion for the club can’t be questioned and the standards he drives for his team are high.
Although Rabee sets high expectations, it’s balanced with a sense of fun and teamwork.

(also 3 x A-grade best in comp
1 x B-grade best in comp)
Sam Carbone

Co Coach

 U12.1 Sam has the ability to get the best out of the playing group with a balanced approach of genuine empathy and calmness. His understanding of the game is elite, having 16 years of playing experience behind him.
He has vast experience with juniors as a dual premiership coach with 7 years’ experience coaching and developing juniors.
He thrives on developing young players and seeing their confidence and skills develop.
Anthony Pasceri Coach  U12.2 Anthony joined the coaching staff in the 2023 season. His immediate connection with both players and parents/guardians was amazing. His genuine care and empathy for everyone involved is a key ingredient for a high performing team. He is our MIchael Voss!
Sam Farfoud Assistant Coach  U12.2 Sam is the Alistair Clarkson of WCFC. He has an incredible football IQ and is always 2 steps ahead of the opposition. His passion for fitness is a great asset for the kids. He is the perfect companion with Anthony