Junior Gonzalez


Junior Gonzalez is the new Head Coach of Rio Grande Valley FC of the USL, Houston Dynamo’s 2nd team. Junior was previously an assistant coach for the Seattle Sounders FC S2 team, assistant coach and director of scouting at Chivas USA, assistant coach for the U.S. U-15 Boys National Team, as well as the head scout for the U.S. U-17 Men’s National Team for the 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup in Chile. Prior to that, he was the Head Coach at UC Irvine for 11 years. Junior also played at UCLA for Sigi Schmidt where he won a NCAA Championship.

Here are two great sessions Junior has shared with SoccerSpecific in the past – take a look! 

Junior Gonzalez – Play Through Lines Find The #9
Junior Gonzalez – Play in the Gaps and Between Lines