2020 Capital League 2 Preseason and Trials Registration form

Luis Melgar recommits for 2020

Logan Metro FC is super proud and excited to announce inaugural player and premiership winning Head Coach Luis Melgar has recommitted for the 2020 season!

This will be Luis’s 3rd season in charge and the clubs first season in Capital League 2.

” I’m very excited to be continuing at Logan Metro FC. We have a such a young squad and I know everyone at the club are looking forward to testing ourselves in Capital League 2 next season and challenge ourselves to play at an even higher standard and better consistency than we did this year.

We all know Capital 2 will be a massive a challenge however, having retained a core group of the playing squad that achieved success in 2019, we are confident we can be competitive.

In order to really push for the goals we have set, we are hosting open trials starting in late November and looking strengthen by adding depth in key positions and adding players who have the right attitude and same ambitions we do. “- Luis Melgar, Head Coach

Inaugural player and a vital part of our 2019 success, assistant coach Saul Argueta has also recommitted for 2020.

” I’m super excited about being able to keep working at my beloved club for another season. I’m sure next season will be a lot tougher, but I’m ready for the challenge.”- Saul Argueta, Assistant Coach.

Assistant Coach Saul Argueta

Unfortunately, a club favourite and undefeated Reserves Coach Lorenzo Guglielmino wont be returning in 2020 due to increased work commitments and the recent birth of his son Mateo.

Reserves Coach Lorenzo

To apply and express your interest in the reserves coach role click here

Preseason training and trials will begin on Tuesday 26 November. Click here to register to trial.

GRAND FINALS INFORMATION


UNDER 18’s ACADEMY


Logan City Kings Togos (1st) v LMFC u18 Academy (3rd)
6:45pm Kick Off
Friday 13 September 2019
Hubner Park, Hubner Rd Park Ridge


FIRST TEAM GRAND FINAL


Logan Metro FC (1st) v TBC Ripley Valley (2nd)
7:30pm Kick Off
Friday 20 September 2019
Logan Football Complex, 345-355 Browns Plains Rd, Heritage Park


RESERVES GRAND FINAL


Logan Metro FC Reserves (1st) v Springfield (3rd)
4pm Kick Off
Saturday 21 September 2019
Compton Park, End of Strathdarr St Woodridge

2019 Capital Squad

Logan Metro Football Club is proud to announce our 33 man squad for the 2019 season.

Head Coach- Luis Melgar
Reserves Coach- Lorenzo Guglielmino
Assistant Coaches- Saul Argueta & Michael Ulstad
Football Manager- Sam Escobar

Goal Keepers-
Daniel Escobar & Nelson Auntinock

Defenders-
Charles Eremugo, Luc Siboyo, Johnson Shaka, Joe Gasamira, Branden Turepu, Steve Okonkwo, Yassine Boualem, Mohammed Al Hilali, Andres Barrera, Jamez Lazarus

Midfielders-
Manny Adriko, Jean-Mike Jabo, Elmer Avilez, Momo Chouchane, Abel Gezaw, Zdravko Cvetanoski, Mandela Niyomugabo, Angesom Knreab, Roh Sultani

Attackers-
Sef Biseruka, Roddy Vasquez, Izzy Mukundane, Mike Malu, Mahat Salat, Jairo Martinez, Destin Muhindani, Maysom Hussain, Henok Ghrezgiher, Ka Junhyeong

2019 Capital Teams Football Department

Logan Metro Football Club  is proud to announce our  2019 Capital Teams coaching line up

Head Coach- LUIS MELGAR

Luis has recommitted to the club after his 1st season as the head coach at LMFC which saw our first team set several club records including- most goals scored in a season, least goals conceded in a season (2nd best in the league), highest placed finish,  most points in a season. Luis heads into day 1 of preseason with the core of the squad already committed to him and the club for 2019.

“I’m genuinely excited at the quality of support we’ve added to our coaching team this year. In order for us to be successful on the pitch, we need to be at our best behind the scenes as a coaching team. I’ve got zero doubt that we’ve set ourselves up for a strong season in 2019”

Reserves Coach-  LORENZO GUGLIELMINO

Originally from Argentina, Lorenzo has recently completed his FFA ‘C’ License. He shares the same philosophy  on football as  head coach Luis and will be a big asset to the coaching set up in 2019

Under 18 Coach/capital assistant-  MICHAEL ULSTAD

Michael was  the captain for the reserves in 2018 which  saw them go 1 game shy of the grand final. A natural leader and a strong presence in the change room, Michael will guide our under 18 academy and help discover and develop the next lot of LMFC stars as well as assist with training for the capital teams.

2019 Capital Teams Football Department

Head Coach- Luis Melgar
Reserves Coach- Lorenzo Guglielmino
Football Manager- Sam Escobar
Under 18’s coach/Capital Assistant coach- Michael Ulstad
Assistant Coach- Saul Argueta
Physiotherapist (training sessions)-  Ahmed Mahmoud

Reserves Coach Wanted

We’re on the search to find coaches to join our Capital League 2 football department and assist the Head Coach, with overseeing the reserves and assisting the first team.

Express your interest below for our football manager to get in contact with further details.

2017 Presentation Night Winners

Congratulations to the following winners at the 2017 Presentation night.

CITY 7 Men

LMFC Committees player- Liro Montoya

Golden Boot- Ibrahim Sulejmanovic- 23 Goals in 14 games

Players Player- Bobby Taylor

Best and fairest- Robin Boparai

CITY 4 Women

LMFC Committees player- Kate Pursehouse

Golden Boot and club golden boot- Rosa-Maria Kauvai 19 goals in 10 games

Players Player- Vicki Martin

Best and fairest- Megan Findlay

Reserves

LMFC Committees player- Mitchell McKeown

Golden Boot- Saul Argueta 13 goals in 15 games

Players Player- Ansbert

Best and fairest– Sino

First Team

LMFC Committees player- Branden Turepu

Golden Boot- John Wani 12 goals in 16 games

Players Player- Joe Gasamira

Best and fairest- Mike Jabo

Head Coach Expression of Interest

The search has begun for a head coach to take charge of Logan Metro FC’s capital first team and reserves in 2018.

Fill in the form below to express your interest in the position.

Any questions or for more information please contact Football Manager- Sam Escobar sam@loganmetrofc.com

EXPRESSION OF INTERESTS CLOSE 31 AUGUST., 2017.

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