Coaches Name:

Roger da Costa

Role at HPSA

Club Coach

Coaching Experience:

UEFA B License  
CAF Pro License (South Africa)   
Portuguese F.A, A license (FPF)  
South African A license (SAFA)  
2006-2008 world cup summer soccer camps- coaching kids from age 6-12 across Texas/Louisiana/Mississippi
2009 Tyler Junior College- Graduate Assistant to coach Steve Clements
2010-2013 Moroka Swallows u15/u17 development academy teams
2012  Tour/course at FC Porto, Portugal (technical training/nutrition/tactical         analysis)
2013 Coarse at Ajax Amsterdam, Holland (scouting/development/tactical analysis)
2014 Sporting Lisbon football Academy (Johannesburg) u13/u15/u18 youth club teams 2014/2015 Mp Black Aces academy technical director
2015 Aris Limassol u21 Professional Development team( as part of UEFA coaching license requirements) Promoted to Technical director

Playing Experience:

2009 Austin Aztex Football Club- United Soccer League (USL), Austin, Texas
2009 Notodden FK- Norwegian 1st Division, Notodden, Norway(6 months) 2009 Brighton & Hove albion- English league 1( 6 months)-
2010-2014  Moroka Swallows Football Club - ABSA Premier League (PSL), Johannesburg, South Africa
2012 Slavia Prague-Czech premier league(loan)
2014-2015  Mpumulanga Black Aces Football Club - ABSA Premier League (PSL), Johannesburg, South Africa
2015-2016 Aris Limassol Football Club - CytaVision Cypriot Premier League, Limassol, Cyprus
National team appearences-2 full caps, 13 U23 caps

Playing Achievements:

Adidas all American 1st teams
All region & Team Captain
2007 NSCAA/ADIDAS National Player of the Year
2012 NJCAA Hall of Fame in 2012.