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Professional Coaches

Paul  Driesen

Paul Driesen

Director of Coaching 2004-present

Licenses:

  • KNVB B License, the Netherlands
  • UEFA A License
  • KNVB Director of Coaching License, the Netherlands
  • USSF A License
  • USSF National Youth License
  • USSF Director of Coaching Certificate

Coaching Experience:

  • PSV Eindhoven, 1st Division, the Netherlands, 1982-1983, Youth coach.
  • NAC Breda, 1st Division, the Netherlands, 1983-1986, Youth coach.
  • NAC Breda, the Netherlands, 1986-1988, Head youth coach. NAC Breda, the Netherlands, 1986-1988, Assistant coach to first team, Head coach reserve team.
  • Nieuw-Lekkerland, 3rd division, the Netherlands,1988-1989, Head Coach first team and Director of Coaching.
  • Slikkerveer, 4th Division, the Netherlands,1989-1991, Head coach first team and Director of Coaching.
  • RKAVV, 4th Division, the Netherlands,1991-1992, Head Coach first team and Director of Coaching.
  • KNVB, (the Netherlands), Instructor for coaching course.
  • Various Clubs, Utah, 1992-1993, youth coach.
  • Club Denver Soccer, Denver Colorado,1993-2001, Director of Coaching.
  • Aurora Soccer Club, Colorado, 2001-2004, Director of Coaching.
  • SYSA-PFC, Ohio, 2004-present, Director of Coaching.
  • USSF, Instructor for coaching courses.

Playing Experience:

  • Wilhelmina '08 Weert, the Netherlands, 1974-1978, youth player.
  • Wilhelmina '08 Weert, 3rd Division, the Netherlands, 1978-1982, first team player.
  • Montreal le Manic, NASL, Canada, 1982.
  • Walram, Valkenburg, the Netherlands, 4th Division, 1982-1983, first team player.

Brian  Miller

Brian Miller

Assistant Director of Coaching 2006-Present

Licenses:

  • USSF National Youth License
  • NSCAA Advanced National License
  • NSCAA Director of Coaching License
  • NSCAA High School License

Coaching Experience:

  • Ohio North ODP, 2005-present.
  • SYSA-PFC, 2006-present, Assistant Director of Coaching.

Playing Experience:

  • Cleveland area School, Club and Mens Leagues.

Professional Coaching Staff


Nikki  Bevilacqua

Nikki Bevilacqua

USSF E License

Coaching Experience:

  • SYSA-PFC, 2016-present, teams and clinics
  • Non-club affiliated teams, 2005-2014, teams, footskills

Playing Experience:

  • Cleveland State University, Varsity Women’s Soccer Team
  • Lake View High School, Cortland, OH Varsity Women’s Soccer Team
  • Rockers FC various indoor leagues

Iulian  Bulucea

Iulian Bulucea

USSF E License

Coaching Experience:

  • SYSA-PFC, 2015-present, teams, footskills.
  • High School Summer league, 2013 - 2014. Local and regional tournaments, 2009-2013
  • Non-club affiliated teams
    • Small-sided teams, 2007-2010
    • Futsal, 2010-2015

Playing Experience:

  • Youth club teams, Romania.
  • Amateur adult teams, local indoor and outdoor leagues.

Lewis Dunne

Lewis Dunne

Coaching Experience:

  • PFC U16/17 &19 Boys coach 2018-Present
  • Assistant men's soccer coach at Lake Erie College 2017-Present 
  • Premier Soccer Company Coach 2015-Present 
  • U16 & U12 Boys Centerville United Soccer Association Coach 2015-12016
  • Springfield Thunder youth Coach 2013-2015

Playing Experience:

  • Urbana University 4 year starter (2013-2017) - 2016 All American/All-Region/All Conference/All-Ohio
  • Dayton Dutch Lions USL/PDL Captain 2016
  • Tranmere Rovers FC Youth Team Scholar 2011-2013
  • Pro Academy Youth Background

 

 

April Hurle

April Hurle

  • April has coached with SYSA for several years and is currently coaching teams ranging from Girls Under 12 through Girls High School Teams

Yasser  Hussein

Yasser Hussein

  •  ‘B’ License (2018) – USSF, United States Soccer Federation (in progress)
  • International License ‘A’ (2015) – CAF, African Football Confederation, an association of FIFA
  • International License ‘B’ (2012) – CAF, African Football Confederation, an association of FIFA
  • International License ‘C’ (2010) – CAF, African Football Confederation, an association of FIFA
  • Real Madrid Foundation Training (2012) – Fundaci὚n Real Madrid
  • The International Course of Arabian Soccer Coaches (2009) – Creators Union of Arabia
  • Advanced Course for Soccer Coaches (2006) – The Sportive Arab African Academy
  • Physical Training Course (2006) – Tudor Bumpa Institute

Coaching Experience:

  • Cleveland Select Soccer Club –Head Coach – U9, U15, and U16 (OH,USA)
  • Kenston Footbal Club - Head Coach – U9 (OH,USA)
  • Go Pro Soccer Academy – Head Coach – U14 (OH, USA)
  • Nugoom Mostaqbal Soccer Club –General Coach Men’s Team – Season 2017 – Giza, Egypt
  • GUPCO Petrol Indoor Soccer Team – Head Coach Men’s Team – Season 16 till present – Cairo, Egypt
  •   (We were promoted to the 1st division for season 2017)
  • Sukkar Hawamdeyya Soccer Club – Head Coach Men’s Team – Season 15 till present – Giza, Egypt
  • Maadi Sporting and Yachting Club – Head Coach Men’s Team – Season 12/15– Cairo, Egypt
  • Nugoom Mostaqbal Soccer Club – Head Coach Junior’s 16 Team – Season 11/12 – Giza, Egypt
  •    (We achieved 2nd place in the Middle East Cup)
  • Maadi Sporting and Yachting Club – Head Coach 20 Men’s Team – Season 10/11 – Cairo, Egypt
  • 6th October Sporting Club – Head Coach Junior’s 14 Team – Season 09/10 – Giza, Egypt
  • Maadi Sporting and Yachting Club  - Head Coach 18 Men’s Team – season 08/09- Cairo, Egypt
  • Entag El Harby Club - Soccer Coach under 20 Men’s Team – Season 07/08 – Qalyubia, Egypt
  • Maadi Sporting and Yachting Club –Soccer Coach Men’s Team - Season 06/07 – Cairo, Egypt

Player Experience:

   Position: Defender and Center Back

  • Maadi Sporting and Yachting Club – Season 05/06 – Cairo, Egypt  
  • Shams Sporting Club – Season 04/05 – Cairo, Egypt
  • Suez Cement Soccer Club -  Season 01/02 till Season 03/04 – Cairo, Egypt
  • El-Qanater El-Khaireyya Soccer Club – Season 2000/01 – Qanater, Egypt
  • El-Masry El-Qahiry Soccer Club – Season 99/2000 – Cairo, Egypt
  • Talaat Harb Soccer Club – Season 98/99 – Cairo, Egypt
  • Hammul Soccer Club  -  Season 95/96 till season 97/98  - Hammul, Egypt
  • Maadi Sporting and Yachting Club   - Season 85/86 till Season 93/94 -  Cairo, Egypt

Javier  Kauffman

Javier Kauffman

USSF E License

Coaching Experience:

  • SYSA-PFC, 2014-present teams, foot skills.
  • One United, Cleveland, OH, 2010-2011:
  • Teams, foot skills and pre season training.
  • Las Gemelas, Uruguay
  • Basic skills to youth players.

Playing Experience:

  • Athletic Club Inter, NSW, Australia: Indoor midfield, forward.
  • Uruguayan Football Association, Uruguay
    • 1989-1992: First division forward
  • Organización del Fútbol del Interior, Uruguay
    • 1992-1997: Second Division forward.


Charlie Reymann

Charlie Reymann

Coaching Career:
 
- Staff Coach for SYSA 2018
- Case Western Reserve Assistant Men's Soccer Coach
- Haverford College Assistant Men's Soccer Coach
- USSF D License
- USSF Grassroots 
 
Playing Career:
- Bethlehem Steel (USL, Philadelphia Union's USL team) 2017
- University of Kentucky 2013-2016: 2 year captain, 21 assists, 2 goals, C-USA Champions 2015
- Reading United (PDL, Mid-Atlantic Champions) 2016
- Columbus Crew Soccer Academy 2009-2013

Kendra  Sia

Kendra Sia

USSF E License

Coaching Experience:

  • SYSA-PFC, 2016-present, teams and clinics
  • Hawaii Futbol Club, 2015-2016
  • Honolulu Bulls Soccer Club, 2007-2011

Playing Experience:

  • Honolulu Bulls Soccer Club, 2000-2011
  • Punahou High School Girl's Varsity Soccer, 2008-2011
  • Azusa Pacific University Women's Soccer, 2011-2013
  • California State University East Bay Women's Soccer, 2013-2015

Abbey  Smith

Abbey Smith

USSF E License

Coaching Experience:

  • SYSA-PFC, 2015-present teams, Goal keeper training.
  • Cleveland Whitecaps, Ohio, 2015-2016
  • Private goalkeeper training Cleveland and Columbus.

Playing Experience:

  • University of Miami, Florida, 2011, 2012, ACC all Academic Honor 2011, 2012.
  • Case Western Reserve University, Ohio, 2013, 2014.
    • Team captain, 2014.
    • 2013 Ohio Collegiate Soccer Association Division III Second Team.
    • 2014 All UAA-first team.
    • 2014 NCAA Division III All-Great Lakes Second Team.