Steve Sosa - Boys DA U-14

Steve Sosa was a first-team All-Big West selection as a senior at UC Santa Barbara in 2001 after helping the Gauchos to their first-ever Big West championship.  Steve prepped at Terra Linda High School in San Rafael, Calif. where he was a two-time NSCAA All-American selection and played on the US Youth National Team.

He gained international playing experience at a young age as a member of Sparta Rotterdam’s U-13-14 youth team in Holland. Upon returning to the United States, he was selected to play for the U-17 US National Team (CONCACAF and the World Cup) scoring goals in matches against Honduras, Costa Rica and Jamaica. Before entering UCSB, Steven went back to Holland to play for first division club SC Heerenveen u18/19. Upon the conclusion of his playing career, Sosa returned to Marin County to begin his coaching career.

 

Director of Coaching at Central Marin Soccer 2006- 2016

Head Coach 1990 Olympic Development Team 2004 &2005

Head Coach Novato Boys Soccer Club U13-14 Boys 2002 -2005

Assistant Coach Men’s College of Marin 2005 & 2006

Head Coach Women’s College of Marin 2006 & 2007

Director of Sosa Soccer Camps 1999-  Currently

Head Coach Central Marin U-10’ & U11 2007 -2016

Head Coach  Dixie Youth Competitive U-10 & U12  2001-2004

Head Coach Marin Catholic JV 2008

Head Trainer at  Dixie Youth Academy 2008

Head Coach at Branson High School 2010-2012

Head Trainer for San Rafael Soccer Club 2006 & 2008

Assistant Coach at Terra Linda High School Boys Varsity

Assistant Men’s & Women’s Coach at Dominican University  2009/2010

PDP Regional/State Team Staff 2010-2014

Head Coach Marin FC 99’s U16-2013

US Soccer National Team Scout 2012-2017

University of San Francisco Men’s Assistant 2013/14 & 2014/2015

USSDA Technical Director of SF Glens Evolution 2016-Current

 

Steven currently holds an USSF A License, NSCAA Advanced National Diploma, La Liga Course and Fiorentina Methodology.