Coach Bio

Neil Anaya

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5th year at Strikers FC Irvine

Neil Anaya joins Strikers FC as the first staff member to have played firsthand in the US Soccer Development Academy program when it first launched in 2007. Neil was a member of Strikers FC from U14-U18 before going on to play for 4 years at Concordia University Irvine. Neil had a decorated playing career at CUI, making the All-Conference and All-Conference Tournament team twice, in addition to setting the school’s Single-game Assist record. He previously coached at Woodbridge High School as the Varsity Assistant Coach under Strikers FC Director Adrian Martinez, and currently serves as the Graduate Assistant Coach for the CUI Men’s program as he completes his MBA degree.