Jimmy Brennan named first ever Head Coach for York 9 FC:
York 9 Football Club announced that founding partner Jimmy Brennan will lead the the club as its first-ever Head Coach. As the Head Coach and Executive Vice President of Soccer Operations, the former Canada Men’s National Team star will oversee all soccer operations as the club prepares for the inaugural Canadian Premier League campaign in April 2019.
In support of the Head Coach Jimmy Brennan, our very own Carmine Isacco has been named York 9 FC’s 1st. Assistant Coach, with Sergio DeLuca backing up the team as 2nd. Assistant Coach. Luca Forno has also been designated as Y9FC’s Equipment Manager. Exciting times for our team, and for the region!
For additional info on Head Coach Brennan’s designation, please visit: http://canpl.ca/article/jimmy-brennan-announced-as-head-coach-of-york-9-fc. Brennan, Isacco and DeLuca were named at the Friday July 27th press conference.
Carmine was interviewed by Rocket Robin on Sunday July 29, 2018 after the League 1 Ontario game played at Vaughan Grove between Woodbridge Strikers and Vaughan Azzurri. The questions were: who, how was he recruited to the team, how will this move impact his current duties, currently Carmine is coaching the Vaughan Azzurri of League 1 Ontario and Men's and Women's soccer teams at York University. Finally, his thoughts on if players from L1O will be able to make the jump to the new league.
MP3 file: Listen to the approximately 4 minute interview here
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