Our Team

Raphael Rezende, Co-Founder
Raphael was born in Goias, Brazil and is the oldest of two.  At the age of five, Raphael relocated to Greenwich, Connecticut where he resided until graduating from high school in 2004.  After high school, Raphael subsequently attended Sacred Heart University where he earned a bachelor of arts with double majors in Finance and Business Administration.  In addition, Raphael obtained a minor in Spanish. Read More.

Gustavo Netto, Co-Founder
Gustavo was born and raised in the cosmopolitan city of Sao Paulo, Brazil.  The youngest of three, he followed in his father’s footsteps and grew up playing soccer.  At the age 7, he played his first soccer tournament and at age 12 he played his first international tournament in La Serena, Chile. Read More


Erin McDermott
Erin was born and raised in Connecticut and has lived in Monroe for the majority of her life. The youngest of two, she became an athlete at age 5 playing an array of team sports,including soccer and basketball. Excelling at soccer, she began playing for a U-9 state team at the age of 7 and continues to play to this day. While she began her career in rec leagues, she quickly began playing for state and premiere teams. Read More 

Marcela Kubiak
Marcela Kubiak was born and raised in Brazil and relocated to the United States in 1999. Her passion for soccer began as child and developed over the years when she enjoyed playing the game at recreational level as well as watching the Brazilian National team play the FIFA World Cup and other tournaments.. Read More 


Marc Weisi
Marc was born in Livingston, New Jersey and grew up in nearby South Orange, NJ. He has been playing soccer since the age of four and had the opportunity to travel internationally (Germany, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, France) with his club team throughout his adolescence... Read More


Aled Hollingworth
Aled was born in Maseru, Lesotho and raised overseas until the age of 18. Aled is the youngest of 3. He has been playing soccer since a very early age and would use sport as a way of adapting to new cultures and schools everywhere he moved… Read More