Segundo Paredes

B2007 Orange, Head Coach

segundo.paredes@dusc.net


Birthplace

Callao, Peru

Education

Master of Science, Queens College, NY, 2005. Major: Exercise. Bachelor of Science, Queens College, NY, 2003. Major: Physical Education, Minor: Secondary Education.

Coaching credentials

U.S. Soccer Federation National “B” and National Youth Licenses. Coerver Youth Diploma 1.

Coaching history

DUSC Travel Coach, U12 and U13 boys, 2011–present
Grand Street Campus High Schools, Head Varsity Coach, Boys Soccer Team, Brooklyn, New York, 2004–2011.

Coaching philosophy

Developing youth soccer players in a challenging environment where they enjoy learning ball skills and have fun playing the game. As a  coach, I believe that the main purpose of my role is player development. My inclusive age appropriate approach has a simple idea: teach a youngster to play the skills that he or she will need, play them in a supportive team structure, make sure the emphasis is on developing the technical, tactical, physical and psychologically aspects of the game, and play having responsible  fun.

Non-soccer passion/hobby

Playing recreational tennis

Favorite club

DUSC, Real Madrid

Favorite song

”For Those About to Rock (We Salute You)“ by ACDC