Melbourne Victory assistant coach, Chris O’Loughlin, has been coaching and managing football clubs for 5 years. Chris had stints as an assistant coach with PSL club, Orlando Pirates, and Congolese club, AS VITA, before taking on the role of Academy coach at Supersport United FC in South Africa. O’Loughlin returned to AS VITA, where he became their head coach. Chris has obtained a UEFA Diploma in coaching, and joined the club alongside Jim Magilton in late 2011.