Management / Coaching Staff

Stellenbosch Football Club

Rob Benadie



Work Experience
  • Current CEO of SAS and SFC
  • Senior Manager at global consulting firm, Accenture (13 years)
  • Working in the Sport Industry since 2001, particularly Commercialisation and High Performance
  • Ex-Player and Chairman of amateur club,
    Bellville City FC

Steve Barker

Head Coach


Coaching Experience
  • Tuks (6 years)
  • AmaZulu (2 years)
  • Led Tuks to PSL promotion (2012)
  • Played for Wits and SuperSport United
  • Nephew of Clive Barker

Wesley Sergel

Assistant Coach

 Sport Science Degree (Tuks) 

Coaching Experience
  • Tuks (4 years)
  • AmaZulu (2 years)
  • SA u20 (2017)
  • Busy completing his UEFA B Coaching Course

Pernell McKop

Goalkeeping Coach


Work Experience
  • Variety of PSL Clubs
  • Provincial colours in swimming, athletics, basketball, boxing & football
  • National colours in football

Evangelos Vellios

Head Coach - DDC


Coaching Experience
  • Tuks Juniors (5 years)
  • Tuks Seniors (10 years)
  • Led Tuks to two USSA National Titles and the Tuks Varsity Football Team to two Titles

Garth le Roux

General Manager

 Sport Management Diploma 

Work Experience
  • Maties Sport as Football Manager (12 years)
  • Age group provincial colours in Football, Athletics & Cricket

Angelo Kerspuy

Team Manager


Work Experience
  • Former Professional Football Player
  • 2018/19 NFD winner with SFC as player
  • Played 84 PSL matches
  • Born in Stellenbosch

José Cabral

Head Of Youth & Community


Work Experience
  • Involved with Football & Futsal development in SA since 2006
  • Played Futsal for the Brazilian National Team

Ghouwa Manuel

Administrative Assistant

 Financial Management Diploma 

  • Played for the Western Cape College Women’s Football Team (SACPO)  in 2011
  • Played for the Maties Sasol Ladies Team

Melcolm Loggenberg

Kit & Logistics


Work Experience
  • 25 Years at Stellenbosch University with Maties Football
  • Santos Ladies Coach (2 years)
  • Played for Glen Eagles FC for 8 years

Leon Korkie

Kit & Logistics


Work Experience
  • Sport Massage Therapist (14 years)
  • Worked at 13 Cape Epic Events

Ruan Rust

Head of Performance

 Hons Degree in Exercise Science (Biokineticist) 

Work Experience
  • Joined SAS in 2015
  • Played Maties Cricket while at School and Varsity

Fanie de Klerk



Work Experience
  • Physiotherapist at SAS since 2016
  • Worked with the Namibian National Rugby Team in 2017

Jason Rhoda

Assistant Coach - DDC


Menanto de Lange

Biokineticist - DDC


Sindiso Dube

Sport Scientist - DDC