Pedro has a wealth of experience as a professional player having played for premier Brazilian organizations like Sport Club Goias and Flamengo. As a professional athlete, he has the experience to recognize top soccer talent. He has translated his love for the game into a lucrative Youth Development Organization, Cruzeiro FC. Pedro was fortunate enough to have famous Brazilian coaching mentors like Zico and Dorival Júnior. Pedro holds the highest certification by USA soccer [USSF A] and holds various high-level certifications in Brazil and FIFA licenses in Peru.
Pedro’s goal at Chicago Futsal Academy is to develop athletes, their goals, their dreams, and their aspirations and is committed to helping them reach their fullest potential. We are excited to have him make strides in his new role here at Chicago Futsal Academy.
USSF B License
FIFA B Licensed with Peru Federation and Conmebol
XIX Soccer Coached International Course by São Paulo Federation of Soccer (Brazilian A License)
40 hrs Mentor course with Zico, and Dorival Júnior- Santos Coach, among others
Cruzeiro Chicago North Tournament Coordinator, Coach, General Manager ofCruzerio FC | April 2016
Hired by Cruzeiro E.C. to organize the USA TOUR 2014 where Cruzeiro played 4 professional matches against America-MX, Chivas-MX, Tigres-MX, and Miami
Organized Cruzeiro Tour which Cruzeiro Morelia-MX in Chicago (June 29, 2013)
Exchange program Director with Cruzeiro E.C., Goias E.C., Botafogo de Ribeirao Preto and Brazuca Academy in South America and Europe
Internship with Cruzeiro E.C., the Brazilian Champions 2013, observing the professional training and the academy
Schneider Soccer Company | Soccer Marketing Agency | Owner
Graduate of Judson University in Psychology & Minor in Business in 2002
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