Swindon Town Football Club are delighted to announce the appointment of Sandro Di Michele as the club’s new Technical Director. Di Michele joins the club having previously worked as a consultant for EFL and National League clubs.
In his last role, Di Michele was Head Recruitment Analyst at Wigan Athletic playing a key role in the club’s recruitment ahead of them going on to be crowned League One Champions in April.
In his new role, Di Michele will oversee all football operations including recruitment, medical, analysis, the academy and will work closely with The Head Coach and Chief Executive Officer Rob Angus.
“Following a diligent and thorough recruitment process it became very clear that Sandro was the standout candidate for the role” said Chief Executive Officer Rob Angus.
“Sandro has a very successful track record in data driven recruitment at a number of clubs. His philosophy and understanding of the game is completely aligned with the culture of Swindon Town Football Club and he will play an integral role in bringing success to The County Ground.”
Angus went on to say: “We are thrilled to have him on board at what is a very exciting time for the football club. Sandro will be heavily focused on a very busy transfer window for Swindon Town.”
Di Michele said: “I am incredibly honoured and excited to accept this opportunity at Swindon Town. To be involved with a club that has such a rich history and an incredible fan base was an opportunity I absolutely could not let pass me by,” said Di Michele.
He added: “When I met with Chairman Clem Morfuni and CEO Rob Angus I was blown away by the philosophy and culture at the club. When I see what they have both achieved in a short period of time I knew this was a project I had to be part of.
“I cannot wait to get started!”
Swindon Town are incredibly excited to have Sandro Di Michele on board and we wish him the very best of luck during his time with us.