Tony Walmsley

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Tony Walmsley is an Australian football coach currently working as Technical Director and Head Coach for A-League side Central Coast Mariners.


Walmsley has previously served as Academy Director for the Manchester United Youth Development Programme in Oceania.[1] He was then appointed the manager of Central Coast Mariners youth team for three seasons, where his team never finished outside the top two and won the A-League National Youth League in the 2011–12 season.[2] In September 2012 he became the Head of Academy Recruitment for English League One side Sheffield United's youth team.[3][4]

Walmsley was appointed as Technical Director of the Mariners on 19 February 2015 [5] and caretaker head coach of the Mariners from 6 March, 2015.

On 15 April 2015 Walmsley was announced as Mariners permanent Technical Director/Head Coach for the 2015-16 Season.[6]


  1. ^ "Tony Walmsley to join Sheffield United". Retrieved 25 September 2012. 
  2. ^ "Walmsley to leave Central Coast for Sheffield United". 21 September 2012. Retrieved 25 September 2012. 
  3. ^ "Cautious Danny Wilson playing safe with Blades kids". The Sheffield Star. 25 September 2012. Retrieved 25 September 2012. 
  4. ^ "Academy make key appointments". Sheffield United FC Official Web Site. 25 September 2012. Retrieved 25 September 2012. 
  5. ^ "Mariners enter stage one of restructure". [Football Federation Australia]]. 19 February 2015. Retrieved 21 February 2015. 
  6. ^ "CLUB STATEMENT: Tony Walmsley appointed as Head Coach". Retrieved 2015-04-14. 

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