CASEY Demons Premiership Coach Mark Corrigan will be heading down the highway next season, accepting the role of VFL Senior Coach with the Geelong Football Club. 

Corrigan who was appointed as Casey's senior coach at the start of the 2021 VFL season, lead the Casey Demons to their first Premiership since 1999 in 2022.

A former Geelong VFL player and five-time premiership player with South Barwon, Corrigan who will move back to Geelong to be closer with family and friends.

General Manager, Football Operations Marcus Wagner said we thank Corrigan for his time and understood his decision to be closer with his family. 

“Mark has been outstanding since arriving at the club and his ability to develop and lead people has been terrific,” Wagner told Melbourne Media

“The balance of being a senior coach and spending time with family is always challenging, and we fully support Mark’s decision. 

“We thank Mark for his unwavering dedication and commitment to the VFL program over the last two years.”

The club will now commence the process to find a new Casey Demons senior coach.