Coaching Team

Kentaro Yokoyama – Coaching Director

Coaching since 1988

– Head Coach – Chiba prefecture Nagareyama city select team

– Head Coach – Kobe International Tournament with Chiba select team and Nagareyama Tsubasa FC

April 1998 to present

– Partnered with Verdy Tokyo, Japan professional team, to found S.S. LESTE, a youth soccer club (for elementary and middle school age children)

Achievements (Verdy Tokyo, SS LESTE)

– U15, invited in Kanto Tournament

– U15, 3rd place, Intercity National Tournament

– U15, 1st, and 3rd places, Futsal National Tournament

Recent Coaching Experiences

– Verdy Tokyo, SS LESTE Director of Coaching and Development

– All Tokyo Verdy U15 Paraguay Camp, Head Coach

– Ichiritsu Matsuto high school Coaching staff

– Chuo Gakuin University Coach/ Advisor

– International Kaiyo Daiichi high school Coach

– Musashioka Tanki University Head Coach

– Nankatsu SC Coach/Adviser

Personal Experience

– Tokyo Hongo Highschool Soccer Club

– Meishi University Soccer Cllub

– 1973, National Tournament

– 1975, National Highschool Tournament

– 1975 National High School Sotai Tournament

– 1975 Kanto Tournament

– 1974 & 1975 Tokyo selection team member for National tournament

– Japan youth selection

– Inter College Tournament

– Prime minister Cup

– Nankatsu SC Administration

– Specially appointed professor at Jumonji University


– Chiba Soccer Association 60 years Merit Award


– Japan Soccer Association Level A Coaching

– U12 Advance Coaching

– Japan Physical Education Association Advance Coaching

Red Briou PhD. – Coach

Coaching soccer since 1995

Red Briou – Soccer Player & Athlete

– Coach Red started his youth soccer with Wydad Casablanca (WAC) in Morocco. Red was selected to represent Morocco in U14 & U15. 

– Coach Red spent 1 year at the PSG academy (Paris, France) at the age of 16 years old.

– Coach Red played collegiate soccer in Minnesota

– Coach Red also was part of the Track & Field both at the high school and university level. Coach Red personal best in the 200m is 21.4′ and in the 400m 47.6′.  

Red Briou – Soccer Coach

– High School Soccer Coach – Minnesota – 1991/1992

– College Soccer Assistant Coach – Player/Coach – 1995

– Youth Soccer Coach – Hawai’i.  Age 5 – 12 years old since 1996

Red Briou – Soccer Analytics Researcher

Coach Red has been involved in data analytics specific to Soccer.   Coach Red has been researching the use of technology and specifically GPS based technology to capture and analyze all aspect of training and game data to help players maximize performance and avoid injury.  At the heart of Coach Red’s research is the Acute:Chronic Workload Ratio (ACWR) and its impact on the player’s performance and probability of injury.  

Coach Red is a Technology Consultant and University Professor (Information Systems)

Kento Yokoyama – Coach

Coach Kento has played high school soccer and has coach youth U8 through U13

Hiro Atsumi – Coach

Coach Hiro is a parent coach and has been coaching and assisting with the club overall youth development. Coach Hiro played high school soccer and currently coach U8-U13

Yoshiya Umemoto- Coach

U8 – U13

Ryusuke Suzuki – Coach

U8-U13 Coach and Parent

Keisuke Kannari – Coach

U8-U13 Coach and Parent