FC Boston Scorpions Announce New South Region Hire and Tryouts

For Immediate Release:

Braintree, MA (May 24, 2016) - FC Boston Scorpions are excited to announce the hiring of Dan Guerra to our full-time coaching staff.  Dan will work as the FC Boston Scorpions South Region Director.  


Dan has been coaching for over 20 years. Coaching in local youth clubs where he volunteered on youth boards and ran the competitive programs and director of coaching.  A current Rhode Island ODP Coach and recently coached NPL and NEP teams at Bayside FC in Rhode Island, and local youth clubs. Dan continues to run clinics throughout the South Region and has a done a great job with developing local players.


During his youth, he grew up playing in Portugal in the Academy for Portugues Footbal Club Youth with Associação Naval 1º de Maio. As an academy player in Portugal, Guerra developed his skills playing Futsal. He then moved to the United States and continued to play youth soccer and later playing for Teams USA Olympic Select Team, U12 and U14 teams competing throughout Europe, North and South America, Massachusetts Olympic Development Program, and semi-professional player in the LUSO American Soccer League.  


Dan has a Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership, Information Technology and Systems, and a Veteran of United States Marine Corps where he played for Camp Lejuene, North Carolina soccer teams.  


He currently holds:

-          USSF National D, E, F

-          NSCAA Advance National

-          NSCAA Special Topics Diploma

-          NSCAA Goalkeeper Diploma

-          NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma

-          NSCAA Futsal Diploma

-          US Youth Level 1 and 2 Certificates 

-          American Red Cross CPR/AED


FC Boston is excited to have Dan join our full-time staff and shows our continued commitment to getting elite coaches with tremendous knowledge and experience.  Dan will enhance our ability to provide a unique experience for our players, in addition to creating a strong presence in the South Region.  Welcome Dan!


Players interested in the 2017/18 FC Boston Scorpions teams please contact:

Junior Academy to U14 – Dan Guerra - coachdanguerra@gmail.com

Assistant Girls Director – Nick Rugnetta – nickrugnetta@fcboston.org

Girls Operations Director – Bob Meals – bobmeals@fcboston.org