Scoop Stanisic

Scoop Stanisic

Goalkeeping Director
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Favorite Soccer Team

Tottenham Hotspur

Favorite Houston Restaurant



Scoop started his career with Partizan, Serbia, which is one of the top academies in Europe. He moved to the United States to play indoor soccer for NY Cosmos with Pele, Beckenbauer, Chinaglia before moving to Chicago Sting where he was voted Rookie of the year. Scoop was successful in both the indoor soccer and outdoor soccer formats for many years with Miami, Washington DC, Kansas City, and Baltimore. He was a 5 time All-Star and was voted player of the year with Kansas City and Miami in 1990 and 1993.

Scoop was in the pool of players for the US National team in preparation for the 1994 World Cup. He retired from professional soccer at age of 42 and got into college and youth soccer coaching before he returned to the professional game as goalkeeper coach for the MISL Columbus Crew. In his first year of coaching, goalkeeper Andy Gruenebaum was voted Defensive player of the year, most improved player of the year and the club’s MVP!

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Recreational Site Coordinator

Walid Bnider

Recreational Player Development Coaches

Cody Callahan
Kelvin Cardona
Laura Flores
Brandon Gonzalez
Joshua Groesbeck
Alexandra "Zandy" Soree


Recreational Site Coordinator

Andy Zangoullis

Recreational Player Development Coaches

Luis Reyes
Oscar Rojo

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Recreational Site Coordinator

Stormy Cook

Recreational Player Development Coaches

Lorin Banja
Miguel Hernandez

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