Founder & Head Coach
Manuel founded A To Z Soccer Academy in 2005. His desire to share his soccer knowledge comes from his passion for the game, cultivated on the streets and parks
of his native Columbia, along with his deep enjoyment of teaching kids, including his own two boys, Jeremy and Joseph. Read More…
A lifelong soccer player and soccer enthusiast, Hilaro has been coaching with A to Z Soccer Academy for over 4 years. He is a kind and loving coach, with a warm big brother style that the kids adore.
Hilaro is fluent in both English and Spanish.
A Los Angeles native, Antoni has been playing soccer since he was just 4 years old – and strives to pass down his knowledge and passion for the game to his students.
Antoni ensures that the kids have fun while they play, and is also committed to teaching them the basics of soccer and helping them to continuously improve their skills, making them a better player everyday. A member of the A to Z staff for over 8 months, Antoni is competitive, hard-working and a team players – both on and offthe field.
Antoni is fluent in both English and Spanish.
Our newest coach but a lifelong soccer player, David has been with A to Z for over 6 months. David believes in smart, aggressive soccer skills and play, but most
importantly, focuses on his students playing with heart. He enjoys being able to pass down the knowledge he has about soccer and help kids improve their game – and enjoy every day of it. His mantra: #hardworkpaysof
David is fluent in both English and Spanish
From Oaxaca Mexico, Angel has been sharing his passion for soccer with A to Z
students for over a year. His style of coaching is to focus on footwork and ball
control… he believes that it’s essential to learn these skills at a young age.
Angel is fluent in both English and Spanish