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Mario Zuniga

Mario Zuniga - Director of Coaching

Mario is originally from Spain and has been coaching in the US for several years. After working in Chill SBC in Lansing and Kingdom SC in Kalamazoo (where he coached two girls teams to the State Cup semifinals in the Fall of 2017), he joined Chelsea SC in the Spring season of 2018 as their new Director of Coaching. He also currently serves as the Head Varsity Women's Soccer Coach in Ann Arbor Father Gabriel Richard HS (in 2019 the Fighting Irish were crowned District Champions for the first time in 7 years and made it to the Regional Final) and in 2020 he was hired as the Head Varsity Boys Soccer Coach in Chelsea HS. Mario also collaborates with the Futsal Factory Academy in Canton and also had a stint as an Assistant Coach in the Madonna University Women's Soccer program in the Fall of 2018 in Livonia.

Coaching Experience
Granada Noroeste CM (Spain) - Staff Coach 2013-2015
Internship in Burton Albion FC (England) 2015
Chill SBC - Director of Methodology 2015-2017
Kingdom SC - Girls Director & Director of Futsal 2017-2018
Madonna University - Assistant Coach Women's Soccer 2018
Michigan Olympic Development Program - Evaluator 2018
Chelsea SC - Director of Coaching 2018-present
Futsal Factory Academy - Staff Coach 2018-present
Ann Arbor Father Gabriel Richard HS - Head Coach Varsity Women's Soccer 2019-present
Chelsea HS - Head Coach Boys Soccer 2020-present

UEFA A License - Royal Spanish Football Federation
Soccer and Futsal Basic Diploma - Royal Spanish Football Federation
Goalkeeping Level I Diploma - United Soccer Coaches
The Director of Coaching Role Diploma - United Soccer Coaches
Coaching Futsal Diploma - United Soccer Coaches
4v4 Diploma - United Soccer Coaches
Level 1 in Talent ID - The FA

Bachelor's Degree in Translation and Interpretation - University of Granada (Spain)
Candidate - Master's Degree in Soccer Coaching Education - Ohio University

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