Our Team

Sergio Medina Jr. is North Calgary FC's Grassroots & Academy Director. He is responsible for our Juniors to U8 and U9 to U19 Boys & Girls program, and creating and running our Academy Program. You will see Sergio at the majority of our Academy Training sessions, at all NCFC training events and if he has a day off from coaching, he's probably at the pitch watching a soccer game or two.

Sergio started playing at very young age (6 years old). He continued playing throughout his childhood, youth and adulthood, including a short period where he was qualified to play for a Chilean professional team. Sergio is very eager, devoted and committed to teach, coach and share his soccer knowledge with the community to help children and youth to develop sportsmanship, as well as to make it the “Main Focus” of his future.

Steven Canon-Almagro has been an Academy Trainer with us for the past 6 years. Steven is a passionate and skilled trainer who takes his love of the game and injects it into his training. You will see him at most Academy Training Sessions or on the pitch as Head coach for one of the NCFC teams.

Steven started playing when he was quite young and still plays today. The moment Steven started coaching soccer, he quickly developed a passion for it. Steven has worked as a technical trainer for MSB United for the past six years and he looks forward to helping the youth progress in their soccer journey with a fun, healthy soccer enviroment.

Miguel is a seasoned coach with over a decade of experience, having honed his skills at various clubs including Chinook, Royal West FC, EMFC, Chile Fc, Croatia FC Men's Premier, Foothills , and NCFC.

His coaching journey began after an injury at 24 redirected his path from player to mentor, fueled by a deep passion for the game and competition. Starting at the age of 3, Miguel's soccer journey has spanned multiple divisions (1, 2, Premier) and  different age groups (7-12, 16-25, 27-present), consistently earning numerous accolades and championships.

With a coaching career spanning 10 years, Chantel has dedicated her time and expertise to developing young athletes, notably focusing on her daughter's team from a young age. 

She has completed various coaching courses, including Play to Learn, Fundamentals Respect in Sport, and Soccer for Life & Currently in pursuit of a provincial C license . Additionally, Chantel has served on club boards and played a significant role in launching the CMSA Empower Her initiative.

Throughout her coaching tenure, Chantel has led teams to numerous victories, including city championships, provincial competitions, and secured medals in tournaments spanning Alberta and British Columbia.

Her coaching philosophy emphasizes guidance, honesty, teamwork, knowledge, resilience, and empathy.

Born and raised in Calgary, Alberta Yasmine started playing soccer at the age of 7 and still plays in her community league today.

Yasmine started coaching back in 2017 and developed a passion for coaching physical literacy & technical development for all age groups.

Yasmine has devoted and committed her time to teaching and enhancing the lives of her players on and off the field, through the love of the game. 

Playing soccer since I was around 7 years old as well as playing others sports. When he moved to Canada soccer became the one sport that gave him a sense of community and belonging.
So much so that many of the players he has met in those 23 years ago are still in his life.
He loves being a part of a team and coaching teams in Calgary Minor Soccer. Playing & Coaching comes naturally to him. 
Being part of the the process to see players get better everyday so they can enjoy and excel at the game of soccer and fall in love with the sport is the ultimate GOAL