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John Moreira

Founder & Technical Director

Coaching Credentials

USSF National A License

USSF National B License

USSF National Goalkeeper License

NSCAA Regional Goalkeeper Certification

NSCAA State Goalkeeper Certification

Canadian Provincial B License

OSA Goalkeeper Certification


Coaching Experience

Bermuda Men's National GK Coach

     Carribean Cup 2016

     World Cup Qualifiers 2018

Bermuda U17 National GK Coach

IMG Academy - Canadian Representative

ODP National ID Camp Goalkeeper & Player Coach - 2011

University of Guelph Goalkeeper Coach - 2009

Zinedine Zidane Fantasy Team Goalkeeper Coach - 2009

Toronto Lynx Goalkeeper Coach - 2004

Super Y League Goalkeeper Coach - 2004

Star Goalkeeper Academy Technical Staff - Hartford CTPremier Technical Staff


National Goalkeeper Wars of America Staff

Regional ID Staff

Danon Cup ID Staff

Club Head GK Coach

Club Team Head Coach

National Championship Gold medal - 2005

Ontario Cup Championship Winners - 2005


Soccer Achievements

REAL Toronto Goalkeeper 1998 - 2000

Atlanta Cup Finalist and MVP - 2000

Atlanta Cup Champions and MVP - 1999

Atlanta Cup Finalist and MVP - 1998

DFW Kickers - 1997

INT Selects - 1995 & 1996

Adam Street

Academy Director

Coaching Credentials

UEFA B Part 1 License

CSA C License

OSA Goalkeeper Diploma


Current Coaching Experience

Euro Star Goalkeeper Academy 

Brampton Soccer Club - Head GK Coach 

Brams United Girls Soccer Club - Head GK Coach 

Dixie Soccer Club - Head GK Coach


Professional Playing Experience

Toronto F.C. (2012 - 2013)

West Ham United F.C. (2006 - 2011)


International Playing Experience
Canada U23 - 1 Cap (2010)

Canada U20 - 7 Caps (2008 - 2009)

Canada U17 - 7 Caps (2005 - 2007)

Youngest player ever to Cap for Team Canada at age 13


Amateur Playing Experience

U16 England Schools (2006)

Caledon Fireballs (2004 - 2006)

Dixie Blue Devils (2000 - 2004)


Highlight Video

Training Video


Teresa Moreira

Academy Manager

Teresa is the back-bone of the academy, handling all off-the-pitch administrative tasks that keep Euro Star Academy running as efficiently as it does on the field.

Roy Paiva

Senior GK Coach

Coaching Credentials

​OSA Senior Coaching Certificate

OSA Goalkeeping Coaching Certificate


Coaching Experience

Euro Star Goalkeeper Academy (2011-Present)

Oakville Soccer Club, OPDL, ADP and RDP GK Coach (2014-Present)

Kitchener Soccer Club and Academy, GK Coach (2012-2014)

Waterloo Minor Soccer, GK Coach (2008-2010)

Kitchener-Waterloo travel teams, Head Coach (2004-2014)

Michael Neptune

Senior GK Coach

Coaching Credentials


NSCAA Level I Goalkeeping Diploma

OSA - Goalkeeping Diploma

OSA - Learn to Train Certificate

OSA - Soccer for Life Certificate


Coaching Experience 

Euro Star Goalkeeper Academy (2016-Present)

Burlington Youth Soccer Club Academy Goalkeeper Coach (2010 - Present)

Burlington Youth Soccer Club OPDL Goalkeeper Coach (2015 - Present)

All Canadian Football Club Women Goalkeeper Coach (2011 - Present)  

World Masters Silver Medal Winners 2013



Ashley Mercuri

Junior GK Coach

Ashley had been a student at Euro Star for 5 years and attended clinics hosted by some of the top Goalkeeper coaches in the world.


She was selected to Team OYSL in its inaugural year, attending prestigious showcase tournaments.


Ashley was awarded soccer and academic scholarships to NCAA DII school Converse College, where she was a four year starter, team captain her senior year and led the conference in saves each season.

After graduating with a degree in biology, Ashley pursued her dream of helping people and earned her Doctor of Chiropractic degree at Logan College of Chiropractic. She is currently working towards obtaining her Ontario Chiropractic license.


Senior GK Coach

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