Technical Staff


 

Maria Procopio

Technical Programs Manager

NSR Area Scout - NCAA/NAIA Elite Scholarship Company

Coaching Credentials

Ontario Soccer & Coaches Association of Ontario:

  • Learn to Train
  • Soccer for Life
  • Pre-B
  • Mentoring CAO License
  • Learning Facilitator & Coaches Evaluation Course CAO
  • Changing the game mentor coach at CAO

FA:

  • FA Level 1 & 2 Award in Coaching Football
  • Youth Module 1 & 2
  • Youth Module 3 - 2020 applicant
  • Safe Guarding
  • UEFA ‘B’
  • Psychology in Football

USSF:

  • C License
  • B License - 2019 applicant

Italian:

  • Juventus International Academy Coaches Badge

Algonquin College:                                                                                                  

  • Strength and Conditioning Training Diploma

Playing Experience

  • Gannon University (Psychology Degree) - Division 2 NCAA

 

Claudia Piazza

Technical Coaching Staff

Claudia is a proud Brams United Alumni who played soccer at the Club since the age of three.

Coaching Credentials

Ontario Soccer:

  • Learn to Train
  • Soccer for Life
  • C License Applicant

Playing Experience

  • Attended Cardinal Leger Secondary School and won MVP in soccer all 4 years, as well as being named an Ontario Scholar.
  • Attended the University of Toronto on a soccer scholarship and named OUA East Second Team All Star in freshman year, and OUA East First Team All Star in second year, as well as lead the team in goals in second year.
  • Transferred to Guelph Humber University to complete a degree in Psychology and Linguistics, was named to OCAA All-Star team and all-star honours in both, first and second year.
  • Played at KW United FC League 1 (2014)
  • Vaughan League 1 women’s team (Current)

Youngest player ever to Cap for Team Canada at age 13

 

Richie Edwards

Technical Coaching Staff

 

Coaching Credentials

Ontario Soccer:

  • Learn to Train
  • C Licensed Coach

Playing Experience:

Santos FC 

  • 8 years with the Club 
  • Won Kasafa U16 Competition, 2-time Kasafa U20 Competition, the Major League Competition and two Super Leagues titles. While at Santos, joined the National U20 Camp.  

Waterhouse FC (2004)

Harbour View FC 

  • Captained the team and led them to National Premier League victory, twice,(highest level of Club Football), Caribbean Cup, and the Jackie Bell Knock out competition three times.
  • Spent seven years at the Club

International Career 

  • Jamaica National Team (2007)
  • Houston Dynamo
  • Sweden Assyriska FC (2011)
  • Mikkelin Palloiljat (2012)
  • York Region Shooters FC (2013)

 

 Adam Street

Head Goalkeeper Coach

 

 

Coaching Credentials

  • UEFA B Part 1 License
  • CSA C License
  • OSA Goalkeeper Diploma

Professional Playing Experience

  • Toronto F.C. (2012 - 2013)
  • West Ham United F.C. (2006 - 2011)

International Playing Experience

  • Canada U23 - 1 Cap (2010)
  • Canada U20 - 7 Caps (2008 - 2009)
  • Canada U17 - 7 Caps (2005 - 2007)

Youngest player ever to Cap for Team Canada at age 13