Ben Maeli Sinapati has been appointed Acting Head Coach of the Australian National Team, the OUTBACK. Coach Sinapati will fill in for Head Coach John Leijten who has just arrived in Germany to take up the role of Head Coach of the Dresden Monarchs of the German Football League (GFL).
Gridiron Australia Chairman, David Sedgwick, welcomes the appointment of Coach Sinapati as the interim Head of the National Team while Coach Leijten is out of the country. “Ben is a great coach who been working closely with Coach Leijten on the National Team staff since 2102. He knows Coach Leijten’s system and has his total confidence that he can maintain the momentum of our National Team while he is in German.”