Altona East SC is proudly partnered with @totalfootball11_.

Meet your new coaches. 

Ivan Franjic began his pro journey in 2006 with St Albans Saints in the Victorian Premier League. He moved to Brisbane Roar in 2009, where he played a key role in the team’s three consecutive A-League Championships from 2010 to 2012.  In 2014, Franjic ventured to Russia with Torpedo Moscow.  He returned to Brisbane Roar in 2015.  His performances earned him a spot on the Australian national team in 2012, representing his country in the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Known for his defensive prowess and attacking skills, Franjic is a respected figure in Australian soccer.

Steve Whyte founder and headcoach of @totalfootball11_ is an accomplished footballer with 7 dedicated years with the Central Coast National Youth Team.  He then moved on to a year with the Newcastle Jets National Youth League, showcasing his talent on a bigger stage. He challenged himself physically and mentally during a year at Seattle Sounders 2 in the USL, reaching new career heights.  He then spent an impressive 5 years at Olympic FC NPL 1 in QLD, seeing a move to Melbourne Knights, where he is still applying his football craft.

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