Coaching Staff

Technical Director

Paulo Hurtado was born and raised in Lima Peru where he began his professional playing career in 1993.
Paulo’s professional career spanned 12 years with stops in both 1st and 2nd Divisions.
Hurtado started coaching after his retirement in 2004. He has coached at different levels from CPSL to Grassroots.
Paulo has achieved both National B Licenses from the CSA and FPF.    Read More.....

Technical Team

Jason Mesa,  since the age of 3 Jason's passion has been soccer.  Throughout his playing carer, Jason won many championships and personal accolades.  After many years of playing in the OYSL(former Provincial League) Jason began his collegiate career where he captained the Humber Hawks many Provincial Championships and a National Championship.  Read More.....


Lorenzo Redwood, Lorenzo holds a high level of experience with over 30 years playing & 15 years coaching experience at the int'l & club level. Lorenzo played semi-pro soccer in Ecuador for one season. On his return he joined the Humber College Soccer program.  Lorenzo was crowned Ontario All Star twice. Read more.... 


OPDL High Performance Coach

Eduardo Ramirez,  International UEFA B Soccer Coach, Ex-Professional Player, Eduardo has over 15+ years of soccer and coaching experience in Canada, Chile, U.S, Spain and Argentina. He is an International UEFA B Soccer Coach and Ex-Professional Player. He was recently nominated as “League 1 Head Coach of the Year” for the League 1 Women’s Team. He also previously worked as OPDL coach at different clubs and as Assistant Technical Director at FC Barcelona Escola (Barça Academy). He now joins the Soccer Club of Toronto as the High Performance Head Coach, overseeing the OPDL program and player development.

OPDL Head Coach 2002/03 and 2006 Girls

XHUNEJD (John) NexhipiAlbanian experienced Professional soccer player with over 17 year playing & 5 years coaching. I have been playing professionally in Albania with KF Tirana, Dinamo, SANJAXX (CAD). I am currently playing for PROSTARS FC in LEAGUE 1 ONTARIO. Qualified and certified with UEFA B Licence in Albania, as well as CAD National B, Provincial B, etc…I am a qualified, strengthening and conditioning coach, personal trainer. Throughout my playing and coaching career, I have been rewarded with many championships and personal achievements.

OPDL Head Coach 2006 and 2004 Boys 

Juxhin (Eugene) Nexhipi, Born and raised in Albania. Soccer has always been my passion. Now I am a confident soccer coach, awarded for success and commitment. I have played soccer professionally in Albania with well known teams like DINAMO, KF Tirana. I have a 17 years experience of playing and 5 years of coaching. Qualified and certified with UEFA B Licence in Albania, as well as CAD National B, Provincial B, etc. I am a qualified strengthening and conditioning coach, personal trainer. Throughout my playing and coaching career, I have been awarded with many championships and personal achievements.Currently a League 1 player of PROSTARS FC, currently Head Coach of U15 Boys, Aspiring to be a UEFA PRO coach in the future.

OPDL Head Coach 2005 Boys 

Angelo Di Benedetto, 

 OPDL Head Coach 2005 Girls 

Jonathan Coretti, Jonathan comes to SC Toronto with close to 6 years of coaching experience, having coached at the Grassroots to provincial levels. Jonathan has a wealth of playing experience as he trained within the Provincial Program for much of his youth and later went on to play CSL. Additionally, Jonathan has played abroad in various International level tournaments. Jonathan currently holds a C License and plans to pursue higher licensing in the years to come.

OPDL 2003 Boys Head Coach

Isaak Onibudo, with over 9 years of coaching experience in youth soccer development. I have worked extensively with boys and girls within SAAC academies, as well as a team in the TSA and CGSL. In my time at Toronto Skillz FC, I was the U17 Girls Head Coach, U20 Boys Head Coach, Assistant Head Coach for the OSL Men's team and League one team. Attended Seneca College for Business Management. I was a member of the Varsity Men's Soccer Team and won back to back OCAA Bronze Medalist.   Besides coaching at the club level, I run private individual technical training sessions. Some of the players I have trained were selected for Provincial Program, U20 Women's National Program, and University Scholarship Recipient.  I currently hold NSCAA National License and CSA National B License. 

Head Goal Keeper Coach

Dales George, comes to SC Toronto with over 10 years of coaching experience. Most recently Dale comes from spending a number of years with Toronto High Park Soccer Club. George grew up playing basketball and soccer. In his youth, he played for Nasimento and the North York Rockets. Dale then switched to basketball attending Seneca College playing for the college team. Dale has completed the NSCAA Goalkeeper Level 3 Diploma as well as the Ontario Soccer Goalkeeper Diploma. He also has an Ontario Soccer Provincial B License and holds a USSF F License.  Read More......



Jeremie Naidoo

2010 Boys & Girls Head Coach

Olava Barbosa

2010 Girls Head Coach

Kevin Alvarez

2010 Boys Head Coach

Gabriela Machado

2009 Girls Head Coach

Carlos Grisales

2009 Boys Head Coach

Christina Romanelli

2008 Girls Head Coach

Dave Musambi

2008 Boys Head Coach

Juanita Beaudry

2007 Girls Head Coach

Gianpaulo Brindisi

2007 Boys Head Coach




2005 Boys Yellow
Head Coach: Kevin Alvarez

2004 Boys
Head Coach: Kevin Zevallos

2001 Boys
Head Coach:

2000 Boys Yellow
Head Coach: Pierce Campbell 


2004 Girls
Head Coach: Christina Romanelli

2002 Girls Yellow
Head Coach: Sergio Ferreira