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President and CEO | Men's Head Coach

Our Staff

Phil Zayas is the president of Global Soccer Academy and is heading into his 9th year as the Head Men's Soccer Coach at Johnson & Wales University. Coach Zayas recently become a scout for the US Youth National Teams, and previously assisted Puerto Rico's Women's National teams.  He holds the USSF National B license. He has 15 years of high school and club experience. He was an Assistant Coach at St. Thomas University for three seasons.

He also spent three seasons as the head coach at American Heritage-Plantation High School. Where he led them to two back to back state championships, and was named "Dairy Farmer's Class 3A Coach of the Year" in 2010. In addition, was named the Broward County Coach of the Year twice (2008 and 2009). As a student athlete, he played for Barry University and St. Thomas University. Coach Phil has a proven track record of connecting student athletes with college and National Team programs.