Mario Correia

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Mario Correia

Qualifications / Bio: (Mario A. Correia)

  • U.S.S.F. National “B” License
  • N.S.C.A.A. – Advanced National Diploma
  • N.S.C.A.A. – Director of Coaching Diploma
  • N.S.C.A.A. – Special Topics Diploma – Reading the Game
  • N.S.C.A.A. – Active Member
  • La Liga Formation Methodology Level 3 Course (US Club Soccer)
  • Soccer Coaching Methodology Certificate (One Touch Soccer Coach Academy)
  • CPR & AED Certified by the American Heart Association
  • Seton Hall University (1994-1998) - Bachelor’s Degree

 

Coaching Experience

College:

St. Peter’s University – Assistant Coach, Men’s Soccer (2008-2010) NCAA Division 1

- 2010 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Regular Season Champions

- 2010 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Post Season Champions   

- 2010 N.C.A.A. Division “1” Tournament Participants

- 2010 Most Metro Atlantic Conference Regular Season wins in program’s history

Youth:

Head Coach – Players Development Academy “PDA - USSDA” Under-13 Boys – 2005’s (2017 - Present)

Asst. Coach – Players Development Academy “PDA - USSDA” Under-14 Boys – 2004’s (2017 - Present)

Talent ID Scout – Players Development Academy “PDA” U-8 to U19 age groups (2016 - Present)

Asst. Coach – Players Development Academy “PDA - USSDA” Under-13 Boys – 2003’s (2016 - 2017)

Head Coach – Players Development Academy “PDA - Henry” Under-11 Boys – 2006’s (2016 - 2017)

Head Coach – Players Development Academy “PDA - Iniesta” Under-12 Boys (2015 - 2016)

Head Coach – Players Development Academy “PDA - Rossi” Under-14 Boys (2014 - 2015)

Head Coach – Players Development Academy “PDA - Figo” Under-13 Boys (2013 - 2016)

Head Coach – Players Development Academy “PDA - Jinky” Under-14 Boys (2012 - 2014)

               

 

 

Asst. Coach – New Jersey Soccer Academy “NJSA 04” - Under-20 (2011 & 2012) – Men’s USL “Super 20” League

Instructor - “Tab Ramos Soccer Academy” (1995 - 1996) – Fairleigh Dickinson University, Madison, NJ

Instructor - “Champions Soccer School” (1994 – 1995) – St Benedict’s Prep High School, Newark, NJ

Playing Experience / Achievements

College Soccer:                            Seton Hall University: 1994 – 1998 (Big East Conference)

  • -awarded an athletic scholarship
  • -led team in “Assists” Junior year

 

USA Youth National Team:            1994 U-20 USA Youth National Team Pool Member

High School Soccer:                     St. Benedict’s Prep High School: 1990 - 1994

  • -1991, 1992 & 1993 NJ State Champions – Prep. “A” Div.
  • -1991 Defending National Champions – N.S.C.A.A. Poll
  • -NJ State All-Prep 1st Team Honors
  • -All Essex County 1st Team Honors
  • -1992, 93 & 94 American Airlines / International Soccer Classic Tournament
    • F.C. Porto (Portugal) Junior Team
    • Tahuichi (Bolivia) Soccer Academy
    • A.C. Milan (Italy) Junior Team

Club Teams:            Ironbound Strikers, Colonia FC & (Sport Club Portuguese Semi-Pro “Champions League”)

  • -1993 (LISA) Luso International League -  Youth All-Star Select Team
  • -1994 National Indoor Soccer Championship – Finalist (Atlanta, GA)
  • -1994 U-20 USA National Team Pool Member
  • -1998 N.J.S.A. Men’s NJ State Select Team
  • -1999 NJ State Super Cup Champions
  • -2000 Winners of the “Metro-Stars Champions League” Cup
  • -2000 (LISA) Luso International League - Senior All-Star Select Team
  • -2000 Exhibition Game versus the NY/NJ Metro-Stars (Major League Soccer)

 

Sponsors

LineMark International

Ewing Sports

Anthony Travel

JAG Physical Therapy

Nike Football

Scouting Zone

Affiliates

United States Soccer Federation

NPL

US Club

ROMA

US Soccer Development Academy

US Youth Soccer Region I

NJYS

EFSL

US Youth Soccer

Elite Clubs National League

Athlete Development Institute