FIRE SC 98 has announced a long time FIRE family member is back to help lead this new team on the field. Mickey McNeill is a founding director of the Twin Cities Fire Soccer Club and has been traveling the globe coaching soccer since he left Minnesota in 2003. McNeill has traveled to England, Wales, Spain, Holland, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Italy, China, Canada and most recently the United Arab Emirates. McNeill most recently was coaching at Belmont Abbey in North Carolina and being the Executive Director of the Mid-City Lions Football Club.
The women's game is no stranger to McNeill as he has coached one of FIRE SC best teams of all time. The team had 12 players go Division 1 and traveled to many of the best showcases in the country. He is consistent on creating an attacking style on both offense and defense. The team will put people under constant pressure and be encourage to attack individually and in groups.
"Not knowing the group of players coming in to the team gives me a clean slate for each player to prove to me they have what it takes on the field. " Coach McNeill.
The team has a collection of talent at the ready and the intense training environment provided is sure to bring the best out of each player. The team has 3 former Ms Soccers, 1 college and 2 high school All Americans, numerous club and high school state champions and players from all over the metro area. Mickey is ready to bring them all together and dominate on the field!
Sir Bryan Robaon, Manchester United Legend 2011