Website Manager

FC Europa Soccer Academy

Director Coaching

Dimitri Serrano

Coach Dimitri started his youth career playing club soccer with Riverside MGFM, California and went on to play at the college level with UC Riverside Division 1.

Dimitri has earned a USSF B License in 2016 and graduated with a B.A. in Psychology with a concentration in Sport Psychology.

After college he expanded his coaching experience with the UC Riverside as an assistant/Student manager while coaching at Riverside MGFM. He has also worked with Pateadores Soccer Club in Riverside California as  Director.  He then move to the East Coast to work with New York Red Bulls as a youth trainer, while coaching with the New York Red Bull Dimitri coached Pratt Institute as the Assistant Men's Soccer for its inaugural season. He then worked as the Program Manager for Next Gen USA where Dimitri would direct all operations of International Travels to Europe and South America while coaching centers in New Jersey and New York.

Staff

Coach Henry Vaz

Coach Harry Haywood

Coach Bami Adu

Coach Darion Ferreira

Bios' coming soon.

Advisors

Rodolfo Zapata
Current Pro coach for Gaborone United in Botswana

Rodolfo Zapata started out as a player in the 2nd Argentinian division. He played as goalkeeper in HuracanSportivo ItalianoClub Atlético San Miguel and Cipolletti de Rio Negro. Due to consecutive knee injures, Zapata retired from playing and he embarked on a managerial career.

January 1990, he founded Rolo Zapata Soccer Academy in Bella Vista, Buenos Aires. It is a private training complex for youth, high school and collegiate players. Currently is one of the elites soccer program in Argentina and USA.[1]

2000 coached Alberta Soccer Association in Canada. Shortly after, he was Teacher/Head Coach of United Nations International School in New York City.

Also in New York and New Jersey, he was Head Coach of USA Olympic Development (2001-2009). This program is a national process for identifying and developing the best youth football players, which represent the United States in international competitions, such as the World Cup and the Olympics.

2010 Head Coach of Nigeria Premier League side Sunshine Stars FC,

2011-2012 Head Coach of MP Black Aces FC in South Africa.

On September 2012, he returned to the United States as Director of Coaching and Players Development for the United States Youth Soccer Association in New Jersey. Many of these young players have gone on to represent the USA Youth National Teams in various age categories.