We would like to welcome the following coaches to our AFC family:

  • Anne Whipple will be joining us as our new Women’s Soccer Development Officer: Anne Whipple

We have the following coaches joining us as staff coaches:


Please find below the coaching slate for the 2023/2024 AFC teams. Academy and Non-Academy teams have different training commitments throughout the season. Refer to the color coding in the team grid below. 

Blue – AFC Academy team (or team with an academy training model) with training three times a week.
– AFC Non-Academy team with training two times a week.

Please note that the number of teams and coaches for each team is an estimate. As we go through the team formation process there could be changes to the number of teams and head coaches assigned to those teams. We will update this coaching slate as those changes occur.

Please click anywhere on the Coach table below to view the coach staffing roster for 2023/24.


Team NameLevel2023-24 Coach
AFC '12B Pre-ECNL Academy Marco Plascencia
AFC '11B ECNL ECNL Matthew Haniver
AFC '11B I NPL/Premier Kevin Thorsen
AFC '11B II Gold Connor Moir
AFC '11B III Silver Kamel Sebbak
AFC '11B IV Bronze Kamel Sebbak
AFC '10B ECNL ECNL Marco Plascencia
AFC '10B I NPL/Premier Marco Plascencia
AFC '10B II Gold/Silver Andrea Salvadei
AFC '10B III Bronze Colin Goswell
AFC '09B I NPL/Premier Ray Head
AFC '09B II Gold Brett Shaver
AFC '09B III Silver Ewan Morrison
AFC '08B ECNL ECNL David Barrett
AFC '08B I NPL/Premier Stuart Harte
AFC '08B II Gold Hunter Le Blanc
AFC '08B III Gold/Silver Mohammed Alamri
AFC '07B ECNL ECNL Andy Hulbert
AFC '07B I NPL/Premier Garry Agnew
AFC '07B II Gold Stuarte Harte
AFC '06B ECNL ECNL Marcus Watson
AFC '06B I NPL/Premier Hunter Le Blanc
AFC '06B II Gold Osvaldo Dalla Buona
AFC '12G Pre-NPL/DPL Academy Marco Plascencia
AFC '11G NPL/DPL NPL/DPL Anne Whipple
AFC '11G I Gold/Silver Kesy Platt
AFC '10G NPL/DPL NPL/DPL Matthew Haniver
AFC '10G I Silver Hunter Le Blanc
AFC '09G I Premier Mark Nutter
AFC '09G II Silver Andrea Salvadei
AFC '08G NPL/DPL NPL Tim Jones
AFC '08G I Silver Harry Blackburn
AFC '07G NPL/DPL NPL/DPL Brendan McManus
AFC '07G I Silver Anne Whipple
AFC '06G NPL/DPL NPL/DPL Ben Russell
AFC '06G I Gold Andrea Salvadei
U13-U19 Goalkeeper Director   Carlos Schulze


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