Chris Campbell, long-time ODFC Coach and tireless volunteer will manage the Cesena USA team this coming 2016 season as the Head Coach. Coach Campbell has coached and trained numerous teams within ODFC over the past 10 years including the ODFC Revolution one of the most successful teams in club history currently playing in the Champions Club League (CCL). He currently runs the girls program at Freedom High School in South Riding, Virginia. He is and extremely experienced coach and manager with 32 years in the youth management arena, 22 + years as a head coach. He is a USSF Certified Coach/Trainer.
Jacopo “Jack” Leandri is no stranger to the Cesena USA Program as he has spent three summers working with our youth system during our Cesena USA Summer Academy. Coach Jack has coached both in the Italian Serie “B” and Serie “A” Women’s Leagues, most recently at Castelvecchio (Women’s) in Serie “B”, where he was instrumental in the teams’ promotion to Serie “A”. He also managed the San Zaccaria Women’s Team throughout the 2012/2014 Campionato Femminile Nazionale (Italian Serie “A”) with tremendous success.
Coach Jacopo is currently part of the Italian Federation (FIGC) Coaching Staff in Corveciano, Italy as he continues to develop the future of women’s football in Italy. He holds a UEFA “A" Certification.
Massimo “Max” Bonazza has been with the Cesena USA Program since its inception back in 2009. Coach Max, upon completing his playing career in 2002, took charge of high-level youth goal-keeping programs throughout the Emilia-Romagna region in Italy including; Ravenna, Forli and AC Cesena. Max has been part of the Cesena USA Academy for seven years developing over 200 DC Metro Area goal-keepers. He currently is the Head Goal-Keeping Coach at his home club of Ravenna Calcio. Coach Bonazza holds a UEFA “B” Badge.