Coaching Staff

 

BRETT MOSEN   Coerver® Coaching Licensee Ontario. 

Brett has been a  Coerver Coaching Licensee in USA/Canada since 1993.  With over 10 years  coaching experience at the Professional level in the USA and Canada, Brett began his professional coaching career in 1994 when he was appointed Head Coach of the Nashville Metro’s. Other USL Head Coaching appointments include Lincoln Brigade,  Southwest Florida Manatees, Hampton Roads Mariners, Atlanta Silverbacks, Toronto Lynx, Hamilton FC and  K-W United FC. Brett recently returned to the Toronto Lynx  to coach with the USL’s Toronto Lynx Men’s PDL and U20 Teams. Brett is the only coach to have coached within all divisions of the United Soccer Leagues (USL): Professional, Professional Division II, PDL, W-League, USISL Indoor League and the Super Y League.

In addition Brett has been Technical Director/Director of Coaching for a number of youth clubs in both USA and Canada, State Director of Coaching in Tennessee, a Region III Coaching Staff member for the USA Olympic Development Program and was a USSF State Coaching Instructor in Tennessee, Georgia, Texas and Nebraska.

Brett has been the Head Coach of the McMaster University Women’s Team since 2011

Coaching Credentials

  • Canadian Soccer Association National “A” License
  • United States Soccer Federation National “A” License
  • National Soccer Coaches Association of America Advanced National Diploma
  •  UEFA B License
  • National Soccer Coaches Association of America Director of Coaching Diploma
  • Canadian Soccer Association Advanced Coaching Certificate.

 Email Brett:  brett@coerverontario.com

 

CHARLIE COOKE Director Coerver® Coaching USA.

Charlie played for Aberdeen and Dundee in the Scottish First Division before joining Chelsea in the English First Division in 1966 where he played for the next 11 years. He made 380 league and Cup appearances for the Blues and played in four Cup Finals, winning the English F.A. Cup in 1970 against Leeds and the European Cup Winners Cup in 1971 against Real Madrid. He also played 16 times for the Scottish National Team and a World Select Team in 1979. He shares the Chelsea club record of three Player of The Year awards with Gian-franco Zola and in 2005 Chelsea’s Centenary celebration year he was selected for the Chelsea All Time XI. Along with co creator Alfred Galustian Coerver® Coaching International Director Charlie has been a Director of Coerver® Coaching in the Americas since its creation in 1983. He lives in Cincinnati Ohio USA.

 

DAVID THORBURN

David has over thirty years’ experience in professional soccer as a player, coach, manager and chief scout. David is highly qualified and has worked extensively in Scotland and England with many clubs including Glasgow Rangers, Aberdeen and Leyton Orient Millwall, as well as the Scottish and English FA.

David has also developed vast experience in the North American Soccer Leagues. He has been the overseas Manager for the past four years with Glasgow Rangers. He delivers coaching education clinics to many clubs and is also responsible for identifying talented players who have had trials with top British clubs including Rangers, Hibernian, Chelsea, Birmingham City and Southampton.

Coaching Credentials

  • UEFA A license
  • UEFA B License
  • B.A. in Sports Development
  • SAQ (Speed, Agility and Quickness) Trainer Award

 

JOHN YACOU

John has worked with many teams/clubs within the Greater Toronto area coaching boys/girls, senior men/women from grass roots to semi-professional and collegiate level.

John has coached many teams in the Greater Toronto area who have enjoyed various levels of success, such as; Canadian National Gold Medalists, Ontario Cup Champions (2), OYSL Champions (2), League Champions, Indoor Ontario Cup Champions, League 1 Champions, Disney Showcase Champions and numerous Showcase Tournament Championships.

John is Assistant Coach at McMaster University where he works directly with the Women’s Soccer team, John has been part of the Marauders Coaching Staff since 2015.

As a player John played in the United Soccer Leagues at the PDL level with Hamilton FC. John also played at the League 1 Ontario and collegiate level . John also spent time in Argentina training with world renowned  Boca Juniors.

Coaching Credentials:

Coerver Coaching Diploma I and II Certification.

OSA ‘C’ License

Drugs in Sports Certification

Email John:  john@coerverontario.com