Almaden Futbol Club

Coach Sergio Avina Cortes


54 yrs. old

Years with Almaden FC

4 years


San Jose, California

Coaching Qualifications


-  AYSO’s basic, intermediate, and advanced classes

-  USSF F and E licenses

-  NSCAA Advanced Regional Diploma (D) to Premier Diploma (A)

-  Classes in goalkeeping, referee, and technical seminars

-  Coaching technique publications


Coaching Experience


-  1995 to 2004 – coached AYSO

-  2004 to present – coached CYSA

-  Coached girls and boys, levels U8 to U19


Playing Experience


-  Played soccer from age 7 on

-  As an adult, played in adult leagues

-  Currently play in pick-up games after work and on weekends


Personal Coaching Mission

I want to develop skilled, passionate, and dedicated players.