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Coaches and Staff

John Goncalves, Head Coach

John Goncalves has over 25 years of coaching experience with boys and girls. His teams have won the MTOC State Championship, Boys 2009 and Girls 2011. John was the soccer clinician at the Ponds of Norwood for 5 years and was the Norwood High School boy’s assistant coach from 2010 to 2012. He was Norwood High School’s girl’s associate head coach in 2013. He holds his USSF D license and has coached for Easter Mass FC and NEFC. John is the head coach of the Victoria FC girls U14 and U15 teams. John played Semi-Pro soccer in for 10 years.

Frank Conidi, Assistant Coach

Frank began playing  soccer in Norwood, Massachusetts where he participated in the Norwood town program. Frank continued to play in Norwood through High School where he was a varsity starter for 4 years, and a 2nd team Bay State-All-star selection his senior year.  Frank  also played club soccer with Charles River United ( CRU), Club Luis De Camoes ( C.L.C), South Shore Scorpions and Eastern Massachusetts Futbol Club ( EMFC).  After High School Frank attended the University of Rhode island where he continued his playing career.

Frank has coached at both the youth and club levels of soccer. Frank coached Norwood town soccer at the boys U7 and U8 level for 4 years. Frank has obtained his Massachusetts G License and is currently working on getting his F License.  Frank was also a referee starting at the age of 8 years old. He obtained his Grade 8 certification at the age of 14.   After graduating college Frank joined Victoria F.C. as the Director of Goalkeeping and assist coach under John Goncalves for both U14 and U15 girls’ teams.

Martin Odstrchel, President/ Assistant Coach

Marty Odstrchel has over 12 years experience coaching both youth and club soccer teams.