Marc Webb (footballer)

Marc Webb (23 February 1979) is an Australian rules football coach in the West Australian Football League (WAFL). He played in the Victorian Football League (VFL) for Port Melbourne and in the WAFL for Perth and Subiaco. He serves as an assistant coach at Fremantle after previously being a premiership winning senior coach for Claremont. He is the husband of Fremantle AFL Women's player Lisa Webb.

Marc Webb
Personal information
Date of birth (1979-02-23) 23 February 1979
Height 183 cm (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 84 kg (185 lb)
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
2000 Port Melbourne 6 (?)
2001–2002 Perth 20 (5)
2002–2010 Subiaco 176 (37)
Representative team honours
Years Team Games (Goals)
2005–2007 Western Australia 3 (0)
Coaching career3
Years Club Games (W–L–D)
2012–2013 Claremont 34–10–0
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 2010.
2 State and international statistics correct as of 2007.
3 Coaching statistics correct as of 2013.
Career highlights
  • WAFL Premiership player - 2004, 2006-2008
  • Simpson Medallist - 2006
  • WAFL Premiership coach - 2012

Playing career

Webb played six matches for Port Melbourne in the VFL during the 2000 season. He moved to Western Australia to play for Perth. After playing 20 matches for the Demons, he transferred to Subiaco during the 2002 WAFL season. Between 2002 and 2010 he played 176 matches for Subiaco, including four premierships. He was the Simpson Medal-winner in the 2006 WAFL Grand Final.[1][2][3]

Coaching career

In 2011 he entered coaching, serving as an assistant coach at Subiaco. He was appointed head coach of Claremont before the 2012 WAFL season and led the Tigers to a premiership in his first year.[4] In October 2013 he joined Fremantle in the Australian Football League as a development coach.[5] In 2016 he was appointed as midfield coach.[6]

References

  1. "Marc WEBB (Subiaco)". WAFL Online. West Australian Football Commission. Retrieved 29 October 2012.
  2. "WA Two Hundred Club Player Members". West Australian Football Commission. Archived from the original on 11 April 2013. Retrieved 29 October 2012.
  3. "Webb & Pickett Inducted Into WAFL 200 Club". Subiaco Football Club. Retrieved 29 October 2012.
  4. Robinson, Chris (9 December 2011). "Former Subiaco premiership skipper Marc Webb to coach Claremont". Perth Now. Retrieved 29 October 2012.
  5. Rynne, Nick (14 October 2013). "Claremont coach Webb joins Dockers".
  6. Malcolm, Alex (16 December 2015). "Shake up for Fremantle's coaching structure".
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