Austrian second-division football club SCR Altach "has appointed DAMIR CANADI as head coach." Canadi "replaces RAINER SCHARINGER, who was released on Friday." The 42-year-old "signed a contract until summer '14" (KURIER, 1/7). ... Major League Soccer club Montreal Impact has appointed former Swiss Super League coach MARCO SCHÄLLIBAUM to replace JESSE MARSCH as head coach. Schällibaum was most recently serving as a FIFA-appointed coaching instructor in Qatar, Mongolia and South Korea (Impact).
SHINE ON: Reebok Senior VP/Sports & Entertainment Marketing TOM SHINE quietly left the company late last month to join SIMON FULLER’s XIX Entertainment in a senior position. Shine’s title was still undetermined at press time, but he will report directly to Fuller (Terry Lefton, SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL, 1/7 issue).
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