Hugo Guzman 

Founder and Director of EPD  

Assistant Technical Director, Met Oval Academy (USSF Development Academy Club)

Former Coach, Red Bulls RDS Program


Professional experience:

Has worked with partners including Ajax Academy, FC Barcelona, Nike, Everton, West Ham United, Red Bulls RDS, Philadelphia Union youth development program / YSC Sports


Playing experience:

Brooklyn Knights, PDL 

Region I & ODP Eastern NY

Queens College &  SUNY Rockland 

2 time NCAA 1st team All-American



USSF D, C & B License

NSCAA Advance National



Christian Galvan

Coach, EPD Boys

Coach, Pre Academy,  Met Oval Academy

Former Coach - Red Bulls RDS Program


Playing Experience:

American Millennium Academy

Brooklyn Borough Community College

Queens College



USSF C license

NSCAA  National Diploma



Jose Claros

Strength and Conditioning Trainer, SPD



Over 10 years of training and producing players for the MLS 

Metropolitan Oval Academy,  Director of Strength and Conditioning Program



AFPA Sports Conditioning Specialist Certification

AFPA Personal Trainer Certification

IYCA Certified Speed, Agility and Quickness Instructor

FA Fitness Level I


Frankie Gonzalez

Ball Mastery Coach,  EPD 



Professional Freestyler ( Red Bulls street team, AC Milan freestyle team)

Mexican professional league

Performed at the Brazil World Cup final half time show


Steven Diaz

Goalkeeper Coach,  EPD 

Head Goalkeeper Coach, Metropolitan Oval Academy (USSF Developmental Academy)

Goalkeeper Coach, Briarcliffe College 


Playing experience:

Currently playing with NYC Cosmos

Training Squad, NY Red Bulls

Brooklyn Knights, PDL 



USSF D License

NSCAA  National Diploma

NSCAA Goalkeeping Level I, II, & III Diploma