Michael Janssen appointed as Men’s State League Head Coach

Subiaco AFC is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Janssen as our Men’s State League Head Coach for the 2023 season. 

Michael will continue to build on his work of the 2022 season, focused on developing the club’s young talent and helping them make the transition to senior football. 

He will be supported by our Technical Director Adi Juric and assistant TD Branko Jelic, who will continue to take an active role in the technical development of the State League playing group. 

When asked about the appointment, Michael said “After the first year at Subiaco I am excited to take the next step with the team and I feel the full support of our President. I am looking forward to 2023 developing our young players coming through the Subi youth department and adding some experience as well. Working closely together with Branko on the training ground and having Adi’s experience in and around the team will benefit everyone in our State League set-up”

Club President, Drew Palmer had the following to say about the appointment “I’ve known Michael for over 10 years, and I trust his ability to lead the club into the future.  I am excited by the opportunity in front of us and I look forward to the 2023 season commencing”.  

Michael will continue to build on the foundation laid by our outgoing coach Goran Stajic.  The Club thanks Goran for his hard work and wishes him all the best as he pursues his football dream.