New President - Joseph Antonetti
The Northern Saints Football Club (NSFC) has announced the appointment of Joseph Antonetti as President of the club for Season 2019.
Joseph was appointed to the position of President at the AGM and has the support of the entire club, which is in a transitional mode following the resignation of previous president Geoff English. A comprehensive review of the club is being sought with a fresh approach being developed by the new committee.
Joseph Antonetti - “It is a privilege and, indeed it’s an honour to be appointed President of the Northern Saints Football Club. I acknowledge the responsibility of this position and of course, the challenge that comes with such an appointment. I would like to thank the committee and the entire club for their support and faith in me."
"I am excited about the challenge and am looking forward to working with all stakeholders at the club and the diverse community we have to ensure that Northern Saints is at the forefront of community participation, creating a club where people enjoy and developing junior leaders of this club for the future”
"I look forward to working with our club leaders on a Junior and Senior level, including female football, and other clubs based at our home ground Charles Mutton Reserve - Haig Cricket Club, Fawkner Netball Club, Fawkner Bowling Club, Fawkner Tennis Club and Fawkner Bowl Food."
Joseph has been an active member, supporter and sponsor of the Northern Saints for several years, and is honoured to be the new club president.
Joseph will announce the clubs coaching panel for the Seniors and the Juniors in the coming weeks.
Joseph Antonetti - Background
Originally a junior football player at Fawkner Amateurs in late 80's, Joseph moved to North Coburg Saints Football Club (BOPS) and Moomba Park to continue his junior and senior football.
Joseph has been a keen supporter of the Northern Saints after the merger of both North Coburg and Fawkner Park Football (Moomba Park) Clubs.
Joseph has also been a former cricketer of Haig Fawkner Cricket Club
Joseph is a builder with 2 young nephews that he supports as they play football and cricket at both clubs.
Let's all support him as he re-establishes the profile of this club to be a great sporting and social precinct in the local community.