Oakville – On Monday Oakville Blue Devils FC announced the appointment of John Yacou as the new Technical Director for the organization’s female program. John joined the Blue Devils in 2018 as League1 Ontario Women’s Head Coach and will retain that position within his extended role. John will also assume the position of the U21 Female reserve team, together with overseeing the development and technical structure of the female academy program. “John brings a wealth of experience into our ongoing program development, his recent involvement on the senior technical staff with both North Mississauga and Hamilton United OPDL, together with his assistant coach role at McMaster University will prove of great benefit to our young players” commented Club Head Coach Duncan Wilde. “John also brings both a UEFA and Canadian ‘B’ License and is a candidate for the ‘A’ License in 2020. He has been working on League1 Ontario Women’s preparations for the last several weeks and he will commence the new extended role with immediate effect.” Congratulations John!
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