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IDF Coach Bios - Summer 2016
RUDY MARCHAL - FC METZ- FRANCE
Rudy played at the highest levels in both Spain and England, including 3 Champions League matches. He holds a UEFA “A” license and worked as the U16-U17 Coach at FC Metz Academy in France. Famous players coming through the Metz academy include among others Adebayor, Papiss Cisse, Louis Saha and Robert Pires. He is currently a scout for Rc Strasbourg in France and coach in Luxembourg league.
MATTHIAS MAURER – FC NANTES - FRANCE
Matthias was a talented young player at the FC Nantes Academy until injury cut short a promising professional career. He then turned his soccer passion toward coaching and currently works with U7-U14 players at FC Nantes Academy. FC Nantes have long been one of the top youth development academies in France. Current National Team Manager Didier Deschamps and World Cup winner Marcel Dessailly counted amongst the many talented professionals who have progressed through their renowned academy system.
Raoul leuchter - Bayer 04 LEverkusen - germany
In 2010 Leuchter started playing for Bayer 04 Leverkusen and the German U15 national team. In 2014 he became coach of the U13 from Bayer 04 Leverkusen and began to study Sports Science at the German Sports University Cologne. At this time he is the coach of the U12 team, the athletic coach of the U9,U10, U11 and U12, coach at the Bayer Leverkusen Football School (Holiday Camp) and coach at some other Bayer Leverkusen Football Camps around the world.
Ale Blasco - Boca Juniors - Argentina
Blasco is a former professional player. He has coached for Centro Galicia, Boca Juniors and Argentina Juniors
Martin RAIMUNDO - ESTUDIENTES - argentina
Raimundo has been a goalkeeper coach at various clubs. Including Asociacion Nueva Alianza, Asociacion Coronel Brandsen, CEFARQ and the u17 Estudientes boys.
VLADIMIR KLIMOVSKIY – ZENIT ST PETERSBURG - RUSSIA
Vladimir has obtained his coaching badges in England, Holland and Germany. Klmovskiy currently coaches with the u17 and the u12 boys. He is also the conditioning coach for the entire club. He has a bachelor degree in linguistics and since 2012 has been a full-time coach and teacher of English at Zenit St Petersburg Academy in his native Russia.
Mario Pobersnik - Racing Club - Argentina
Pobersnik was a pro soccer player in Argentina. Since then he has coached for 5 years in Club Atlético Tigre u-14 u-15 teams, then started to coach u-16. Now he coaches u15 at Racing Club
MAIKEL KOREBRITS – BRABANT UNITED - HOLLAND
Maikel was a former semi professional goalkeeper in his native Holland. Since becoming a specialist goalkeeping coach, he has worked at NAC Breda of the Dutch premier League and is now head goalkeeping coach at Brabant United, the pro academy department of two clubs - RKC Waalwijk and FC Den Bosch in Holland.
Philipp Klien Bayer 04 Leverkusen
2009-2012: Youth Coach BC Efferen
2012-2013: Youth Coach MSV Duisburg
since 2014: Assistant of Youth-Scouting Bayer 04 Leverkusen
XAVIER ERICX – SV ZULTE WAREGEM - BELGIUM
Xavier started coaching at the age of 18, and is now has the prestigious UEFA “A” Elite Youth Award. He spent 3 years as the U6-9 youth coordinator at the great Belgian Club Anderlecht before moving to K.AA Gent, one of the best youth development academies in Belgium. Currently he is the U 11 coach at Belgium premier league club Zulte Waregem