WELCOME FROM THE METRO NEW YORK AMPUTEE SOCCER TEAM
MEET THE TEAM
Carlos has played soccer for 23 years and joined the U.S. Amputee Soccer Team in 2018. He lost part of his leg in the 2011 Salvadorean earthquake.
Favorite thing about soccer: ""I love the passion of the sport and the chance to represent the country like a warrior."."
Favorite pump-up song: Grito
Jovan has been playing soccer for 20 years and joined the U.S. Amputee Soccer Team in 2018. Jovan was born with fibular hemimelia and had part of his leg amputated when he was 10 months old. In addition to soccer, Jovan plays stand-up amputee basketball
Favorite thing about soccer: "The rewarding feeling of coming together as a team to achieve a common goal."
Favorite pump-up song: SICKO MODE by Travis Scott ft. Drake
Robert "Chino" Rodriguez
Robert had been playing soccer for about a year before joining the U.S. Amputee Soccer Team in 2017. Robert was born with fibula hemimelia. In addition to soccer, Robert plays competitive sled hockey, sit-down volleyball, stand-up amputee basketball and adaptive CrossFit.
Favorite thing about soccer: "The level of skill, the challenge and the love that the world has for one sport. It brings so many countries and communities together."
Favorite pump-up song: Believer by Imagine Dragons
COACHES & STAFF
NY Metro Amputee Soccer Team
Head Coach, Metro New York Amputee Soccer Team
Jim started playing soccer at the age of 9 Graduated from C.W. Post Long Island University where he captained his senior year
Jim went on to instill his love for the game into his daughters. To this day Jim continues to play soccer with the Commack Cougars O30 team. Soccer has always been Jim’s passion and he is excited to continue to do what he loves.
" Tubthumping "" I Get Knocked Down ", by Chumbawamba
James Pierre-Glaude, PT, DPT, ATC
2021 Calendar of Events
Stay Tune New Dates Coming Soon!
PLAYERS IN THE NEWS
Robert @John Glen High School
Tuesday Talks with Jovan & Amp1 Basketba
Robert @Challenge Daytona