2021-2022 ACADemy teams
What is included in the 2021-2022 Winter Academy
WHAT TO EXPECT IN THE ACADEMY PROGRAM
Our goal is to identify top Futsal players in Wisconsin and provide more opportunities for young players to develop through Futsal. The program is designed to teach the technical and tactical aspects of Futsal so the benefits translate to their outdoor game.
After growing up playing for several Futsal Academies in Brazil, Marcio Signed for Malwee/Jaragua Futsal in 2005 where he won the Brazilian National Championship in 2005 and the Brazilian National Cup in 2006. Malwee/Jaragua was the top Professional Futsal Club in Brazil for many years and where Marcio played with Falcao - the Best Futsal Player of All-Time.
In late 2006, Marcio signed with the Milwaukee Wave professional Indoor team and he has been playing for them since.
Marcio started coaching in 2008 for Lake Country United and in 2012 he moved to SC Waukesha now know as SC Wave where he has won 13 State cup Championships and many appearances in the Regionals Championships semifinals and finals.
Marcio has his USSF “A” National Youth License and he is currently the MLS NEXT Director for SC WAVE.
Marcio is going to his 16th season with the Milwaukee Wave. He has won 4 championships in the League and was named the Championship MVP twice. He has many appearances in the All-League First and Second team.
Marcio credits most of his success due to all the years playing Futsal in Brazil at the highest level.
After growing up playing for several youth soccer and futsal academies in Brazil, Daniel moved to the United States in 2006 with a 100% athletic scholarship to play for Penn State University. Later, he transferred to the University of West Florida where he finished his college playing career and a degree in Business Administration, minor in Marketing. Later Daniel pursued his MBA in Business Administration at Eastern Michigan University. He has vast coaching experience in youth and college level soccer (Assistant Coach for Madonna University for 2 seasons). In 2014, Daniel co-founded and started as a Technical Director for the Michigan Futsal Factory Academy program. In 2016 he brought the program to Illinois and founded the IL Futsal Factory Academy.
- USSF A License
- US Youth Futsal Level 3 Certificate
- CBF Futsal & Soccer Talent Development Certificate
- 10+ years experience coaching Futsal and Soccer in the Midwest
- Current member of US Men's National Team qualified for the 2021 FIFA World Cup
- Milwaukee Wave MASL
- College: Penn State and University of West Florida
- Youth: member of several Futsal and Soccer Academies in Brazil such as: Fluminense, Madureira, Tio Sam and Goias.
New Berlin Sportsplex- 2900 S 163rd St, New Berlin, WI 53151