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Santos FC Technical Director Obtains Brazilian “A” License
Santos FC – Ontario’s Technical Director, Vasco Nunes has successfully completed the Brazilian “A” License hosted in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
“It was a very tiring and physically challenging course, however I passed and I can’t wait to implement the new “Drills” and games at Santos FC – Ontario” said Vasco Nunes.
“I have other European licenses, but this course was a real eye opener on how to prepare one’s team tactically, technically and mentally using the Brazilian “way”” added Vasco Nunes.
“I personally would like to congratulate Vasco on his achievement” stated Cuca the Santos FC – Brazil men’s Head coach and Manager, “his new knowledge will be a great asset to Santos FC in Canada”.
Santos FC – Brazil have offered Vasco the opportunity to coach the u13 Santos FC team in Brazil as part of on going coaching education.
About Santos F.C. Ontario Academy.
SFCO, as not -for-profit Soccer Academy, was founded in January 2007 as the Santos FC’s first soccer school outside Brazil. SFCO has entered four teams into the SAAC league.
About Santos F.C.
Santos F.C. was founded as the Santos Foot-Ball Club on April 14, 1912. International soccer legend Pelé began his career with the team in 1956 at the age of 15 and led Santos F.C. to win the Intercontinental Cup. National champions in 1968, 2002, and 2004, the club has always ranked high in tournament play.