Chris has had an extensive history in Futsal in South Australia. From winning the last ever national indoor soccer State team championship and the last ever national indoor club championship in 1984 with Craigmore YMCA to winning the first ever national Futsal club championship and being a losing semi finalist in the national state team Futsal championship a year later in 1985. Representing Australia in Japan to being the old South Australian Soccer Federation Futsal development officer from 1993 -1995.
Chris has also had 8 years with offical Football South Australia state teams. 3 years under licence to Futsal SA and then 5 years with Football South Australia coaching U/13 to U/16 teams and being the Football South Australia Futsal state team goalkeeping coach from 2016 to currently.
Chris is the only South Australian to win the Football Federation Australia national Futsal championship as a player and a coach after winning the national U/15 title with his state team in 2016 and is the first male national title winner from SA in around 20 years. Chris is the only South Australian coach to win a national championship and the Gold Coast International.
Coaching record below. Football Federation Australia national Futsal championships & Gold Coast International:
2013 – Semi Final
2014 – Not out group
2015 – Not out group
2016 – Winners – U/15
2017 – Runner Up – U/16
2018 – Semi Final – Gold Coast International
2019 – Quarter Final
2020 – Semi Final
2021 – Winners – U/16 Gold Coast International
Propect Lions FC. FSA U/16 SA state Futsal champions. 2021