Mike Salvador

Operations Coordinator
B2010, Head Coach
B2007 White, Head Coach

Futsal Coach


Birthplace Rio de Janeiro, Brasil

Education BA Psychology, Stony Brook University

Coaching credentials National “D” Licence, National Youth License

Coaching history DUSC Recreation, Academy  & Travel, 2008–present; Borough of Manhattan Community College, 2008–2009.

Coaching philosophy To be a consistent role model for the kids while doing my best to provide an environment where they can develop, not only as independent soccer players, but also as young citizens of the environment in which they live.

Awards/recognitions 2003 Most Valuable Player, Stony Brook University

Non-soccer passion/hobby Botafogo, listening to and playing music, Carnaval, the beach.

Favorite club Botafogo (Fogão)

Favorite book Os Sertões by Euclides da Cunha

Favorite movie Die Hard series

Favorite song Iron Maiden’s “Fear of the Dark”, Império Serrano’s “Eu Quero” and Metallica’s “Creeping Death”