Our strong Football department is our point of difference with Ron van Riet leading the team.
RON VAN RIET
Ron played and coached in The Netherlands and was exposed to the famous Dutch football development programs. He and his family arrived in Australia and joined this great club in 2013.
SANDRINGHAM SCTEAM MEMBERS
Our fantastic team are always on hand to inspire, encourage and share their passion for the beautiful game.
TECHNICAL DIRECTORSIMON OLIVER
Simon brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the Club’s football technical capability. Previously coaching at Beaumaris, Monash City FC and East Gippsland
SENIOR MENSBILL SARDELLIS
Bill has an extensive playing and coaching career in Victoria’s State Leagues spanning over two decades. He joined Sandringham as Senior Men’s Head Coach in 2019, guiding the team to 3rd.
SENIOR WOMENS COACHNICK HOEN
Nick started his football at Sandringham as a junior and begun his coaching pathway in 2007. A successful women’s coach that brings State League 1 experience to the club
DISCOVERY & PERFORMANCEANDREA VIGNATI
Andrea began his coaching journey in Europe and has been coaching Community and NPL Clubs in Australia since 2013. Andrea is now sharing his experience and skills in supporting and developing the next generation at the club. He is currently completing his FFA B licence in the 2020.
HEAD COACH - SKILLS ACQUISITION PROGRAMFACUNDO DOMINAZ
He has worked for 4 years as an assistant/ training coach in the Argentinean 3rd Division Facundo is a Physical Education teacher and is currently completing his Senior C Licence.
HEAD COACH - GAME SENSE PROGRAMED VIEL
Ed has been playing and coaching soccer for 40 years across Italy, UK and Australia. He joined Sandringham coaching team in 2018 and he still plays competitively.