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Shelbourne FC is pleased to announce the appointment of Casey McQuillan as Director of Football for the women’s and girl’s academy sections of the club. This is a new position which has been created to fall in line with new football governance structures of the club.

Casey returns to Shelbourne having previously managed the senior women’s National League team in 2016. The holder of a UEFA ‘A’ Licence, Casey will take up this new position with extensive experience as a coach and manager at the highest level of women’s football in Ireland.

The role of Director of Football will encompass the overseeing of all aspects of football within the women’s underage National League sides and girl’s academy. It will be the responsibility of the Director of Football to establish clear lines of communication and cross-functional planning across the club and to manage and oversee all player and coaching development within the underage women’s National League teams and the girls’ academy.

Casey’s football knowledge and his wide range of connections within the game, coupled with his enthusiasm and passion for the development of women’s football in Ireland, will make him an invaluable addition to the club.

In his role, Casey will report on football matters to the Clubs Sporting Director, a newly created role on which the club will be making an appointment in the near future.

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