Marshall Machazane Lands First Coaching Role
Marshall Machazane Lands First Coaching Role with Real Betis Academy
Former CAPS United defender Marshall Machazane has made the transition into coaching, securing his first role as an assistant coach for youth teams at the Real Betis Academy. Machazane’s appointment was confirmed in a statement by the academy, where he will also serve as the Strength & Conditioning coach.
Exchange Programme at FC Barcelona
Machazane’s coaching career received a significant boost earlier this month when he participated in an exchange programme at FC Barcelona in Spain. The experience would have exposed him to different coaching methodologies, techniques, and practices used by one of the world’s most successful football clubs.
Qualifications and Certificates
Machazane holds a ZIFA Level One Coaching Certificate and is studying different coaching programmes with the International Sports Science Association. His dedication to pursuing additional coaching qualifications and certificates shows his commitment to his new career.
Excited About the Future
Upon signing his contract with Real Betis Academy, Machazane expressed his excitement about working with the players, coaches, and management to take the academy to the next level. He said,
“I am looking forward to working with all the players as we groom them and train them to become our future professional footballers. I am also looking forward to working with all the coaches, management and sharing ideas and knowledge on how we could take our players to the next level. I am more than excited.”
Marshall Machazane’s appointment as the assistant coach for youth teams at Real Betis Academy marks the start of his coaching career. His experience as a former defender and his recent participation in an exchange programme at FC Barcelona will undoubtedly provide him with valuable insights and skills that he can use to shape and develop young players.
As he continues to pursue different coaching qualifications and certificates, Machazane is poised to become a valuable asset to the Real Betis Academy and the broader football community.