Coach Rafa is from Madrid, Spain, and grew up with the sport of football as his number one passion. Growing up in a country of some of the World’s best technical soccer players, Coach Rafa adopts the Spanish principles of developing technical ability as his number one objective, and always teaches his teams to play the beautiful game in the right spirit, with lots of passing and movement off the ball.
Licenses Held: USSF E, NSCAA Jr. Level 6
- San Diego Premier Classic Cup 2015 Boys U16 – Champions
- AYSO La Costa Rec Program 2007-2011
- AYSO Regional Finalist
- Carlsbad Wave F.C Competitive Program 2012-2103 – Presidio League
- Crusaders Cup, Rotary Cup, Coronado Cup – Semifinals
- Wave Cup 2012 – Finalist
- Various clubs in the Greater Madrid area-
- Futsal Retiro League- Madrid Futsal Federation
- San Diego County Soccer League – Portuguese F.C.
- Oceanside Adult Soccer League