Coach Profiles

Our highly qualified coaches are passionate about football and aim to develop players who are intelligent, creative, skilful, adaptable, brave and explosive. Learn more about our coaches.

Daniel Alessi

Since first joining the XLR8 team in 2018, Daniel has implemented his professional football knowledge and experience into his coaching skillset.

Ali Hurd

Since first joining the XLR8 team in 2019, Ali has developed her craft as a coach across various programs and this season joined the Girls SAP coaching team at Northern Tigers.

Saoirse Cobbe

We interview XLR8 coach Saoirse Cobbe and learn more about her path to becoming a XLR8 coach.

Dan Febo

The most essential part of self-development and improving yourself as a coach is to absorb as much information as possible.

Penelope Knox

I have always wanted to be a coach as I have been inspired by all the amazing coaches I have had whilst I was playing.