Universal Soccer Academy students gain exclusive insight into the mind of internationally renowned player development specialist, James Galanis. With over 25 years of coaching experience, James Galanis has worked with some of the best players in the world including, Julie Ertz, Carli Lloyd, Heather Mitts, Hope Solo, Panos Armenakas, and Ryan Finley in addition to hundreds of Collegiate level players, State, Regional, and National Youth Team representatives. Coach Galanis is the founder of the Five Pillars philosophy that gives his students the opportunity to develop – World-Class Technical Skills, Tactical Awareness, Physical Power, Mental Toughness, and Character.
“Galanis is a soccer guru. The director of soccer operations for the Universal Soccer Academy, he has a reputation of turning players into world-class athletes...”
“...Galanis comes off like a wizard instructor.”
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