News in brief – Coaches on the move

* John McInroy will take on a player-coach role at Corinthian next season, moving from Pembroke after two seasons with the current Irish Senior Cup holders.

* Glenanne have signed up Arul Anthoni for the 2008/09 season. The former Malaysian international arrived in January 2007 and has been coach of Dublin University men up to this point. He will be replaced on Santry Avenue by Ronan Pelow.

* Speaking of Trinity, former player and assistant coach Johnny Harte moves across the city from his post at Bray ladies to join up with John McInerney in the coaching set-up at Fingal for the season.

* Monkstown have confirmed that Rory O’Donoghue has taken on the head-coach’s role with Trevor Watkins becoming the assistant coach. Richard Mason stays with the club and will be in charge of the second team.

* Finally, the final 24-team line-up has been confirmed for next season’s EuroHockey League. To see the entrants, click here. The draw and format of this year’s competition will be announced on August 29.

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