Coach Leo

Where did you grow up?

I was born in Rio de Janeiro, in the southern part of Brazil.  Since my childhood, I have been always involved in soccer and futsal.

What soccer club do you love (other than AYSO 300 and United)?

I am a supporter of Clube de Regatas do Flamengo.

What soccer player do you love to watch play?

I love watching Messi, Zidane, Ronaldo, Ronaldinho and Cristiano Ronaldo.

What do you love about coaching?

I love inspiring and motivating players to realize how important soccer is for their entire lives. We have a mission to develop better human beings. I am passionate about the impact of soccer in our lives and I feel grateful to use it as a tool.

What food did you love to eat as a kid?

Rice, beans, steak with onions and French fries.

What food do you love to eat now?

Salmon filet with smashed potato and vegetables.