Marcus DiBernardo is the founder of SoccerSmart.
Coach DiBernardo has won multiple National Championships, while producing many professional players along the way. He has experience in both the Men's and Women's game at almost every level. Coach DiBernardo holds various soccer diplomas and licenses, including the United Soccer Coaches Premier, Advanced and National Diploma's. He is also an Associate Staff Member for the United Soccer Coaches of America. As a writer and researcher, Coach DiBernardo's cognitive soccer work has been featured numerous times, in the professional european soccer coaching magazine, "Trainers Magazine", in the Netherlands, among many other publications. He also runs the 23rd most popular soccer coaching blog in the world and the 20th most popular soccer coaches Youtube Channel with 17k+ subscribers. Coach DiBernardo's cognitive methodology has been adopted at professional european clubs, which have determined an increase of 3.1 seconds per/possession, after 3 months of implementing his methods. The NY Red Bulls recently had their staff trained by Coach DiBernardo, to get a better understanding of where the future of player development is heading.
Coach DiBernardo earned a Bachelor's of Science Degree in Physical Education (Pre-K - 12th Grade) with a double minor in Athletic Coaching & Health Education; has studied kinesiology, exercise physiology, anatomy & physiology, sports psychology & exercise performance.
Coach DiBernardo is available for consultancy work with clubs who want to be on the cutting edge of player development.
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