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Senior Coach - Chris Fagan

DOB: 23/06/1961

At a Glance

Playing Record:

Tasmanian FL - 260 games
Premierships - 1980 & 1988
State Games - 12
Best & Fairest - 1981 & 1985
Tasmanian Hall of Fame - Inducted 2007

Coaching Record:

Tasmanian Football League - 8 years coaching exp, Premierships - 1991 & 1992
Tassie Mariners TAC Cup Coach - 1995-1997
Coach of Year (TAS Industry Awards) - 1996
Melbourne Reserves Coach - 1998-1999
Melbourne Asst. Coach - 2000-2004
Melbourne GM Football Operations - 2005-2007
Melbourne Life Membership - 2007
Hawthorn Head of Coaching & Development - 2008-2016
Brisbane Lions Senior Coach - 2016-

Profile

Chris Fagan was appointed Senior Coach of the Brisbane Lions in October 2016.

Fagan joined the Club after almost a decade as Hawthorn's Head of Coaching and Development during a highly successful period for the Hawks.

The 55-year-old also spent a decade at Melbourne Football Club as General Manager of Football Operations, Assistant Coach and Reserves Coach.

A qualified teacher, Fagan was a standout during the process to select the new Senior Coach, which saw a number of high-quality candidates interviewed for the role.