Monaghan appointed as new coach at Sharks

Friday, October 5, 2018 - 2:19 PM

The East Fremantle Football Club is delighted to announce the appointment of Bill Monaghan as the new Senior Coach of the Sharks for the next three (3) seasons.

Bill has an extensive background in WA Football, playing over 200 League games with Subiaco & Peel Thunder, followed by an 18-year Coaching career with Subiaco & West Perth - culminating in 3 Premierships in League & Reserves at both Clubs.

Bill has an outstanding win /loss record as a Coach in the WAFL. He has just received Life Membership of the WAFL for his contribution to the game as a coach and player.

EFFC President Mark Stewart said the board is delighted with Bill’s appointment.

 “We are very excited to appoint Bill, who has a proven track record in building playing groups and getting the utmost out of every player,” Stewart said.  

“We believe Bill is the right fit for our Club at present and will bring strong guidance to our next crop of young developing players from our Colts system.”

Bill said he was looking forward to guiding the East Fremantle Football Club for the next 3 years.

“It will be important that we continuously strive for improvement in all areas as to push our way back up the ladder,” Bill said.

“This will only be achieved with a united and committed group of players and coaches bound by strong values and behaviours.”

“As we look forward, there will be many opportunities for the group, but success will only be achieved through hard work and sacrifice.”

“I believe that every member, supporter, sponsor and family member should come to games believing we can win.”

The Club is also excited to announce that we have appointed ex East Fremantle/ Fremantle Docker player Brad Dodd as our Manager of Football Operations. Brad also has extensive experience in WA football, spanning 20 years as a player and coach.