Less responsibility on the manager / head coach for administrative tasks
Can encourage consistent style / tactics throughout age groups
Is it a qualified opinion?
Does the beat manager / coach available want to work under a DoF ?
Age groups may not have the personal to play the same way
How do you measure their performance / value?
Task already undertaken by other members of staff
Difficult to find a replacement who has the exact same vision / opinions
As you can see. There are more coms than pros
Pros and Cons of a DoF