Culture FC Futsal Team
Santos FC (Brazil)
Culture FC Beach Pro Team
Footvolley Program Director
His goal in coaching is to help players develop a true understanding of the game. Raphael also uses footvolley, futsal, beach soccer, and street soccer to help players improve their game and maximize performance.
Raphael began playing competitive soccer at a very young age. He grew up in Brazil and played with several professional teams including Santos FC.
He began teaching the Brazilian training style to young American players since 2015 with volunteer work. His philosophy includes the development of control, technique, game knowledge, teamwork, and of course, creativity. He holds a US and Brazilian coaching licenses and Futsal license as well.
Raphael has been training and coaching players of all ages and levels. His expertise in technique training has helped many players to learn the real essence of the game and appreciate soccer as a beautiful sport.
Raphael currently plays professional indoor/beach soccer/footvolley in the United States. He has been volunteering his time to help players develop their technique and ability to play the game with creativity and style.