Agnelo Fernandes is Thane City FC’s new Technical Director. An AFC A-license coach with more than 22 years of experience, Aggie joins our team of the most qualified and experienced coaches in the city from the 1st of December 2021.
Agnelo brings with him a lot of knowledge and experience to our city. Having played professionally for Central Railways for 10 years, Aggie has won many laurels with the rail men. Teaching has been one of Aggie’s core skills, which he mastered while working for a decade with the American School of Bombay, BKC through several professional development workshops. Former Technical Director of FSI – Football School of India, he brings with him a lot of experience in managing, coaching, and developing players through the Youth ranks in an academy setup.
Implementing the technical elements from Southampton FC’s partnership will be one of Aggie’s crucial roles at the club. Prashant J Singh added, “I have worked with Aggie on various projects before this and I know how professional and efficient he is with all the projects he works on. He will get a lot of new ideas to the club and help us create a future road map for the players and coaches of the club.”
“The vision of Thane City FC is very different from the others and unique. It is a long-term process, and I am elated to be appointed as the Technical Director of this upcoming club. From my initial interaction with a few coaches, I could sense that there is a very positive, growth environment and culture within the club and that’s what everybody wishes for. Cannot wait to start this journey with Prashant and his team” said Agnelo Fernandes.
For our players and coaches, this will be a refreshing change and to have a new technical director and the Southampton FC partnership, will only take TCFC forward and towards the vision of putting Thane in the forefront of Indian Football.