DUSC STAFF

Junior Villegas

Position: B2014, Head Coach | B2013 Dev , Head Coach,
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Bio

Birthplace

Lima, Perú

Education

CUNY City Tech

Coaching credentials

NSCAA Youth Lv IV Diploma

Coaching history

Downtown United Soccer Club, 2013–Present;
City In The Community, 2013–present;
Super Soccer Stars/NY Stars Premier, 2011–2013.

Coaching philosophy

A coach has the responsibility to transmit a message to their players with the goal of achieving a particular style of play. At the youth level we must create or adapt the environment to develop a strong technical foundation so that the player may incorporate him or herself into another team if they choose to do so.

Awards/recognitions

No awards yet. But have won a lot of experience.

Non-soccer passion/hobby

 Travel international, shooting documentaries, mentoring and self education.

Favorite club

Alianza Lima
FC Barcelona
NYCFC

Favorite book

The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

Favorite movie

Inception

Favorite song

“Una Aventura” by Grupo Niche, “Hoy” by Jory Boy

A good coach is one who helps his players maximize or discover their potential. That is his principal function.

— Marcelo Bielsa, Argentina and Chile coach