The trademark dark suit was immaculate, the steely-eyed focus was very much in evidence and he was all business.
And so Tony Popovic's tenure as Glory's Head Coach began.
The 44-year-old fronted a well-attended media conference at Glory HQ on Thursday morning, before spending time with the club's Football Director and fellow-former Socceroo, Jacob Burns.
Popovic covered a lot of ground during what was a lengthy presser and you can see the best bits here:
Photo courtesy of Bryce Conway
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