Director of Coaching
Posted Apr 9, 2015

Gabe Rood

  • Napa Soccer Academy Director of Soccer
  • US Club Soccer Western Regional manager 
  • US Club Soccer id2 
  • Nor Cal Premier Player Development Program (PDP)
  • USSF A renewal (audit) 2014
  • USSF A License
  • USSF B License 
  • USSF C License
  • USSF D License 
  • NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma 
  • AC Fiorentina- level 1 coaching
  • University of San Francisco division 1 (1997-2001)-played for legendary coach Steve Negoesco

International Coaching EducationTours 

  • Z Soccer/Hoek Winter  European Course-2005* 
  • Z Soccer/Hoek Winter European Course 2006* 
  • Z Soccer/Hoek Winter European Course- 2007* 
  • Z Soccer Spring Mexico Course (Chivas Guadalajara) 
  • PSV Eindhoven- 2007
  • Porto-2009

*Studied at the following clubs: FC Barcelona, Ajax, PSV, FC Porto, Tottenham Hotspurs, Feyenoord, Chelsea, Club Brugge, Ado Den Haag, Heracles Almelo, VVV Venlo, FC Utrecht, FC Volendam, and many others…

Other courses attended in the United States:

Bayern Munich (Germany), Benfica (Portugal), Santos (Brazil), Fiorentina (Italy), Liverpool (England), Chivas (Mexico), KNVB (Holland), Germany Football Association (Germany), Mexican Soccer Federation (Mexico), Ajax (Holland), Motherwell (Scotland) and many other courses run by top coaches in the United States.