Norden wants more

Bulldog mentor re-commits after enjoyable brief stint in 2020
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TARRAWINGEE coach Xavier Norden was only coach for two weeks before the COVID-19 pandemic put an end to the 2020 Ovens and King season. But the popular Bulldog is now as excited as ever after committing to lead the side forward in 2012.

TARRAWINGEE has followed the lead of North Wangaratta by shoring up Xavier Norden as its senior football coach for the 2021 Ovens and King Football Netball League season.

Norden took over from Finton Eames late in the pre-season but his excitement for the season was cut short when the COVID-19 pandemic delayed the start of the season before it was eventually cancelled last month.

The popular utility had been an assistant coach with the Bulldogs since 2017 and said having got a brief “taste” of what coaching was like, he was excited for 2021 to come around.


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