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Oswaldo Monroy Vargas - Technical Director - Director of Coaching Boys -BU13 Bronze / BU14 Bronze / BU14 Silver

Currently the head coach of the Boys U-14 Silver, Boys U-15 Silver Elite and GU-11 Bronze teams, Oswaldo Monroy Vargas has been playing professional soccer for more that 12 years in the United States and Mexico. In Mexico, he played for Atlante, Taxcala, Veracruz, Acapulco and in indoor professional leagues with Shuma and Marchán in some of the largest soccer venues in Mexico including Estadio Azteca, home of the World Cup finals in 1970 and 1986. Entire Bio

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Jaime Acuna - GU13 Silver / GU13 Silver Elite / GU19 Gold / GK Trainer

Coach Acuna has been with Crown City United since 2001, starting first as the full time goalkeeper coach at the age of 19. Coming from a solid background of club soccer, Jaime played under former Iran Men’s National team head Coach Afshin Ghotbi (former assistant coach of the Los Angeles Galaxy, the Korean Men's National team, and current J league club head coach  Shimizu S-Pulse). 

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Juan Zurita - BU13 Silver

Juan was born in Cochabamba, Bolivia, South America. He played soccer all his life. At the age of 16 Juan begins playing professional soccer in a 2nd Division Club in his own town.  Entire Bio

Jago Goddard - BU09 Bronze

Jago grew up near Leeds in the 1970's when Leed United were the best team in England, and arguably the best team in Europe. However, his parents curtailed his club career at a very early stage and packed him off to University in London, where he would sit in the library all day reading of Chapman's Arsenal, the Scottish passing game, Pozzo's Italy and Garrincha's Brazil. Entire bio

James Mitrof - BU11 Bronze / GU14 Silver Elite

James Mitrof was born and raised in Southern California.  James grew up playing soccer since age 6 at local schools, and local Clubs.
University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 1979 - 1985, BA Economics awarded 1989
East Los Angeles College (ELAC) Los Angeles, CA 1992 - 1993,

Rob Gallo - GU11 Silver / GU15 Silver Elite

I come to the Crown City Soccer Club with over 20 years of coaching experience from U6 through U18 (youth and club), Junior High and High School level, and the Premier Men’s Soccer League in Northern California. As a coach, I have led teams to different events within the United States. As team captain of the San Francisco Seals professional soccer team, I led the team as the goodwill ambassador for two sister city programs between the city of San Francisco and Shanghai, China and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.  I played professional soccer for the San Francisco Seals of the A-League (USISL) San Francisco Bay Blackhawks (APSL) and the San Jose Earthquakes (WSL) from 1988 through 2001. I played my college soccer at Santa Clara University, 2-year captain and National Championship of Division I Men’s Soccer in 1989.

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