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TSF Academy Welcome Waldemar Patino and Kayode McKinnon

By TSF Academy, 08/21/20, 7:45PM EDT


TSF Academy are pleased to announce further additions to the Academy coaching staff, with Waldemar Patino and Kayode McKinnon joining the club with immediate effect.

Waldemar is a USSF 'A' Licensed Coach, and former professional player for 15 years has tremendous experience and knowledge of the game. He is another great addition to TSF Academy coaching staff as we continue to build one of the best coaching staff in the country. 

Waldemar, former Director of Coaching at US Boca Juniors from 2014-16, CEO and former owner of Universal Soccer Club (2016-18), and most recently as Academy Head Coach at Cedar Stars Monmouth, will provide all the players the resource to build great technical proficiency, passion and love for the game.

Kayode is a USSF 'B' Licensed Coach, who has played at the professional and semi-professional level in the USL and in the Trinidad and Tobago Professional League. With over 60 Caps of International Soccer including World Cup Qualifiers, Olympic Qualifiers and Youth International Competition (i.e. U- 23, U-21, U-20, U-19, U-17, U-15), Kayode brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to help our younger players with aspirations to develop and improve and fulfill their potential.

Kayode, most recently at Cedar Stars Academy as a head coach in the USYS National League and Assistant with the US Soccer Development Academy teams, he has had the experience to work with players and coaching staff at the very highest level from the US, Europe and South America and will now be able to transfer that knowledge to our boys.

Please join us in welcoming Waldemar and Kayode to the club.