Peter Merefield Announced as Coach of RUFC NPL Under 13’s

Redlands United FC are pleased to announce that Peter Merefield, has agreed to take on the role of NPL Under 13 Coach for season 2022.

Peter has a very impressive coaching resume and holds a AFC “B” License. Including

· 2001-02 Brisbane City Youth Team Coach

· 2003-06 Beenleigh FC Junior Director of Coaching

· 2007-08 Mt Gravatt SC Youth Team Coach & Asst 1st Team Coach

· 2007 Brisbane Blue Under 13 Coach – Peter Cox Cup Winners

· 2008-09 Brisbane Blue Rebel Sport Junior Premier League Coach

· 2009-10 Under 15 State Coach

· 2010-18 Redlands United Coach n various age groups

· 2019 Southside Eagles SAP Technical Director and Under 12 Coach

· 2020 Redlands United NPL Under 18 Coach

· 2021 Redlands United SAP Under 12 Coach

On his role at Redlands Merefield commented, “The natural progression for me at Redlands in 2022 is to continue with the Under 12 SAP team I had this year to transition them into 11 a side football. These boys have progressed very well this year only losing a handful of matches and play some very stylish football. I believe these boys can achieve great things for the club.”

The Club’s Technical Director Graham Harvey had this to say about Merefield’s appointment, “Another coach with a vast amount of experience across Queensland football. Pete has been at Redlands for over ten years in various youth development roles and has expertly guided so many talented young footballers into our first team and beyond. The Under 13 group will benefit hugely from his expertise. Peter holds a B-License.”