Fusion FC Coaches

DEDICATION, KNOWLEDGE & DEVELOPMENT

Fusion FC Coaching Staff

FUSION FC – BOYS

Brent Branker
– 1999 Boys –

Alex Elliott
– 2000 Boys –

Laith Matlak
– 2001 Boys –

Richard Hawes
– 2002 Boys –

Jeevan Sandhu
– 2003 Boys –

Alex Elliott
– 2004 Boys –

FUSION FC – GIRLS

Cassandra Sammarco
– 1999 Girls –

TBD
– 2000 Girls –

Alvin Prasad
– 2001 Girls –

Andrew Dunn
– 2002 Girls –

TBD
– 2003 Girls –

Andrew Dunn
– 2004 Girls –

Alex Elliott

2004 Fusion FC Boys
2000 Fusion FC Boys

CURRENT COACHING POSITIONS

  • Fusion FC Assistant Technical Director Boys
  • Fusion FC Development Academy Director
  • Head Coach 2004 Fusion FC Boys
  • Head Coach 2000 Fusion FC Boys
  • Head Coach Men’s Soccer Quest University Canada

COACHING QUALIFICATIONS

  • UFFA A Licence – Current Part 2
  • UEFA B License
  • National B Certification
  • Intern Youth Coach : 1.FC Kaiserslautern – German Bundesliga
  • CCAA Mens Soccer Head Coach at Quest University 2014-Current

PLAYING BACKGROUND

  • Canadian National Youth Soccer and Men’s Futsal Team Programs 2002-2012
  • Played in 2007 U-20 Youth World Cup
  • University Of Portland (NCAA) | All-Conference Points Leader in 2006 & 2007
  • Player at FSV Mainz 05 (Germany)
  • Player at SF Siegen 1899 (Germany)
  • Player at Vancouver Whitecaps FC (Canada)

Richard Hawes

2002 Fusion FC Boys

CURRENT COACHING POSITIONS

  • Head Coach U15 Fusion FC Boys
  • Head Coach U13 Fusion FC Boys
  • BC Soccer – LTPD Coach Learning Facilitator
  • BC Soccer – High Performance Program 2001 Boys
  • Head Coach 2000 Vancouver FC Boys

COACHING QUALIFICATIONS

  • B.A. Sports Studies
  • National B Certification
  • Provincial B Certification
  • Physical Training Instructor (RHKP)
  • Diploma in Registered Massage Therapy (Fortius Sports)
  • Bobby Charlton Soccer Schools (Manchester)

PLAYING BACKGROUND

  • Norwich City FC – youth team
  • Blackpool FC – trialist / reserve team player
  • England Public Schools XI
  • British Colleges XI

Jasmine Mander

2005 Fusion FC Girls

CURRENT COACHING POSITIONS

  • Head Coach 2005 Fusion FC Girls
  • Vancouver Whitecaps FC Prospects & Academy Coach
  • BC Soccer Learning Facilitator

COACHING QUALIFICATIONS

  • Canada Soccer National B License
  • United States Soccer Federation B License Candidate 2017
  • UBC Bachelors in Kinesiology Candidate 2017

PLAYING BACKGROUND

  • University of British Columbia
  • National Champions in 2015 (nominated for UBC Rookie of the Year)
  • Canadian National Youth Soccer
  • Vancouver Whitecaps FC Girls Elite

Brent Branker

99 Fusion FC Boys

CURRENT COACHING POSITIONS

  • Richmond Girls FC Technical Director
  • Head Coach U18 Fusion FC Girls
  • Head Coach 2001 Metro Girls

COACHING QUALIFICATIONS

  • Head Coach U15 Fusion FC Boys
  • Head Coach U13 Richmond FC Provincial Champs
  • Provincial “B” Coaching License
  • Currently doing National “B” License

PLAYING BACKGROUND

  • Trinidad & Tobago National Training Member
  • Langara College Mens Soccer
  • National Championship & Tops Scorer 1999
  • CCAA All-Canadians Mens Soccer 1999-2000

Chris Laxton

2003 Fusion FC Girls

CURRENT COACHING POSITIONS

  • Director Fusion FC Spring Travel Academy
  • Head Coach Fusion FC 2003 Girls
  • Head Coach Vancouver FC 2003 Girls
  • Head Coach Douglas College Women

COACHING QUALIFICATIONS

  • Head Coach Fusion FC 1996 Girls
  • Head Coach Fusion FC 1999 Girls
  • Head Coach Coastal FC Y-League
  • Head Coach Abbotsford Mariners Y-League
  • Head Coach BC Summer Games Zone 5
  • Assistant Coach UBC Men’s Varsity Soccer
  • NSCAA Premier Diploma
  • CSA ‘B’ National Certification
  • UBC – Masters in Kinesiology (Coaching Education)
  • UBC – BEd and BHK (Physical Education and ELL)

Andrew Dunn

2002 Fusion FC Girls
2004 Fusion FC Girls

CURRENT COACHING POSITIONS

  • Assistant Technical Director Fusion Girls
  • Head Coach BC Soccer HPP 2001 Girls
  • Head Coach 2002 Fusion FC Girls

COACHING QUALIFICATIONS

  • National B Certification CSA
  • Provincial B Certification CSA
  • BCSPL U16 Provincial Champions (2013)

Alvin Prasad

2001 Fusion FC Girls

CURRENT COACHING POSITIONS

  • Head Coach 2001 Fusion Girls

COACHING QUALIFICATIONS

  • National B Certification CSA – In Progress
  • Provincial B Certification

Ray Pang

2005 Fusion FC Boys

CURRENT COACHING POSITIONS

  • Coming Soon

COACHING QUALIFICATIONS

  • Coming Soon

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Laith Matlak

2001 Fusion FC Boys

CURRENT COACHING POSITIONS

  • Coming Soon

COACHING QUALIFICATIONS

  • Coming Soon

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  • Coming Soon

Devin Todd-Jones

2000 Fusion FC Girls

CURRENT COACHING POSITIONS

  • Coming Soon

COACHING QUALIFICATIONS

  • Coming Soon

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  • Coming Soon

Cassie Samarco

1999 Fusion FC Girls

CURRENT COACHING POSITIONS

  • Coming Soon

COACHING QUALIFICATIONS

  • Coming Soon

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  • Coming Soon

Jeevan Sandhu

2003 Fusion FC Boys

CURRENT COACHING POSITIONS

  • Coming Soon

COACHING QUALIFICATIONS

  • Coming Soon

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  • Coming Soon