Allstar Academy Staff

Coach Gus

Program Director

All-Stars Liverpool (U10BOYS)
All-Stars Sparks (U10 GIRLS)

Jose Bottiglieri

Allstar Coach

All-Stars Leicester City (U10 BOYS)
All-Stars Xenienzes (U11 BOYS)

Matias Salina

Allstar Coach

All-Stars Arsenal (U9 BOYS)
All-Stars Gunners (U11 BOYS)
All-Stars Xenienzes (U14 BOYS)
All-Stars Boca Juniors (U15 BOYS)

Dave Steele

Allstar Coach

All-Stars Lions (U12 GIRLS)
All-Stars Aston Villa (U13 BOYS)

John McEachran

Allstar Coach

All-Stars Chelsea (U12BOYS)
All-Stars Spirit (U11 GIRLS)

Rob Blakely

Allstar Coach

All-Stars Inter (U12 BOYS)
All-Stars Inter (U14 BOYS)

Chris Giles

Allstar Coach

All-Stars Pride (U13 GIRLS)
All-Stars Freedom (U11 GIRLS)

Full Allstar Staff


Coach Elly F. :

Coach Elly F.

Elly has been coaching with Brit-Am for several seasons in the Tots, After-School and K-1st Programs. She played locally for DC Stoddert and at Albert Einstein High School where she was captain of the varsity team. In her career, she has played both forward and defense. Elly is currently studying for a business degree. In addition to her coaching, Elly has worked with children  as a camp counselor, Best Buddies partner, nanny and as camp coordinator.  Elly is currently working toward her USSF E-license.

Coach Albert :

Coach Albert

Coach Albert is a local coach and player from Gaithersburg. He is currently the assistant coach of the boys U13 Brit-Am Allstars  and a goalkeeper coach for Brit Am. He played for 4 years at Watkins Mill High School as the Varsity goalkeeper and was  part of the 2011 state championship team. Albert was All State honorable mention, and also All Met honorable mention in 2014. Albert is currently attending Montgomery college and loves coaching kids and teaching them new techniques. Albert currently holds a USSF F-License working on his USSF E-License.

Coach Lucas :

Coach Lucas

Lucas is from Buenos Aires, Argentina and has been playing for over 15 years. Lucas played for Shepherd University 3 years and made the 2010-2011 All-Conference Team as a senior. He currently holds the USSF National Youth “E” License and has coached in the Montgomery County area for 4 years. He has been with Brit-Am for three years.

Coach Paola :

Coach Paola

Paola has been coaching since 2011. She coached for Damascus Soccer Academy and Gaithersburg Soccer School in addition to her current work with Brit-Am Goalkeeper School and the Brit-Am tots and afterschool programs. She currently holds a USSF D-License.  Paola is also studying to earn her degree in General Biology and the English Language at the University of Maryland, College Park.

Coach Blaine : Personal Trainer

Coach Blaine

Personal Trainer

Blaine has been a personal trainer for 7 years and he is NASM (National Academy of Sports Medicine) Certified and is a NASM CES (National Academy of Sports Medicine Corrective Exercise Specialist), Coach Blaine also has an additional focus as a NASM Performance Enhancement Specialist. Blaine was a Division I cross country runner at Virginia Tech and was also a member of the crew team while there. Blaine’s main focus is in endurance as well as speed and agility training, and has backgrounds in rehabilitation and sports injury work.

Coach Brian “Wilber” :

Coach Brian “Wilber”

Brian (Wilber) has been coaching with Brit-Am Soccer for more than three years. He is the Brit-Am All Star Academy Goalkeeping Coach, working with up to 16 teams a season and coaching in the Brit-Am Tots Program and Kindergarten and 1st grade programs. He played locally for Watkins Mill High School and as the starting goalkeeper for Montgomery College where he was named All-Region XX (20) First Team and All Maryland Junior College Second Team. He is an assistant coach and Goalkeeper Coach for the Watkins Mill. Brian hold the USSF D License.