Coaching Statement

Western Sydney Wanderers can today confirm further changes to its coaching staff in the lead up to the 2024/25 Isuzu Ute A-League season, with the departure of Assistant Coach Jean-Paul de Marigny, Goalkeeper Coach Jess Vanstrattan and Head of High Performance Elias Boukarim.

De Marigny completes his second stint at the club, having previously served as an Assistant Coach and Technical Director of the Academy. He also took charge of the A-League Men’s team as Head Coach for 12 games during 2020.

Under the tutelage of Vanstrattan, current First-Team goalkeeper Lawrence Thomas was crowned Goalkeeper of the Year for the 2022/23 season and earned selection to the Socceroos squad for the 2024 Asian Cup.

The Wanderers thank all three departing coaches for their contribution to the club and wish them well in their future endeavours.

Following the recent announcement of Alen Stajcic as Head Coach, the club will be looking to make further announcements in relation to its coaching staff in the lead up to the 2024/25 season.