Kalac departs, Crea steps in at Sydney United 58

Zeljko Kalac has stepped down as head coach of Sydney United 58 with Anthony Crea officially appointed as the interim coach for the remainder of the National Premier Leagues NSW Men’s season.

At 47, the former Socceroo keeper took control of his beloved Reds earlier in the year, armed in bringing back the glory days at the club,

It’s believed that an overseas opportunity with Greek Second Division outfit SKODA Xanthi has arisen alongside departing Perth Glory head coach Tony Popovic, with the duo rumored to be taking up the coaching roles at the club.

Crea, a former Socceroos fitness guru who spent a considerable amount of time with the Green and Gold as well as the Melbourne Victory and Sydney FC will feature in United 58’s huge round six clash against top of the table Sydney FC at Edensor Park on Sunday.