// Coach Ali
Elardio, or Coach Ali as his students call him, was born in the Caribbean Islands. He developed his love and passion for soccer while living and playing the sport in Europe, Africa and the Middle East. A graduate of Stetson University, he began his soccer coaching upon graduating. With over 15 years of experience with Recreation, Club, and High School soccer, he brings a unique and dynamic style of coaching to each session. The techniques in his program are based on top flight clubs in Europe and South America such as AJAX, CHELSEA, BOCA JUNIOR and FLAMENGO. Coach Ali is currently licensed by Florida Youth Soccer Association and is the 2009 Division 2 and 2007 Division 1 Boys coach at South Orlando Soccer Club.
“There are so many lessons to be learned from the beautiful game,
confidence being the first of these..” –Coach Ali