Overseas MISSION

Perth Glory Chief Executive Paul Kelly will spend the next two weeks overseas with some of Football’s biggest names and biggest clubs.

Perth Glory Chief Executive Paul Kelly will spend the next two weeks overseas with some of Football-s biggest names and biggest clubs.

“It-s a fact finding mission that will give me a great opportunity to meet and see the best of the best,” Mr Kelly said.

“We need to develop all areas of Perth Glory and build on what we-ve achieved on and off the field.

“From operations to development to academies, we are really keen to get stronger in everything we do.”

During his two-week trip, Mr Kelly will visit the Middle East to watch the Qatar Cup Final with one of Football-s most respected coaches Mr Bora Milutinovic.

Mr Kelly will also travel to Spain to study the academies of Barcelona and Espanyol before taking in the UEFA Champions League Final in Munich.

Mr Kelly also has a series of meeting scheduled with a network of European match agents.

“We are very keen to bring the biggest clubs to Perth for games in the winter.

“We believe there is an appetite for these games and I-ll be chatting to agents who control the top European clubs.”