NEW ASSISTANT SENIOR COACH AT BEAUIE
Poutakidis will link up again with recently appointed Senior Head Coach Marcus Stergiopoulos after playing together in the National Soccer League with South Melbourne FC and then with Oakleigh Cannons FC in the Victorian Premier League.
In 2013, he was appointed Head Coach of Oakleigh Cannons FC Youth U20's team where a record nine of his Youth U20's players were promoted to the Senior team. He also facilitated the trial of six players to A-League National Youth League Teams with two securing contracts.
In 2014, his Oakleigh Cannons FC Youth U20's team won the inaugural National Premier Leagues Victoria Youth U20's Championship.
In 2015, his success was rewarded with being promoted to Senior Assistant Coach by Oakleigh Head Coach and former A-League and Coach and Pro Diploma holder Miron Bleiberg.
In 2016, Poutakidis embarked on a Coaching Education year based in
Poutakidis is extremely excited for the challenges 2017 will bring and building a formidable Coaching partnership with Stergiopoulos.