DAIRE O’CONNOR

SCOUT – USA

San Francisco | USA

Daire has a strong pedigree in Gaelic Games, winning the All Ireland Colleges (Hogan Cup) in 1992, the North American Senior Hurling Championship in 1997, and the North American Intermediate Football Championship in 2005. He also played Collingwood Cup soccer with University College Dublin while completing a Commerce degree.

He has 15+ years’ experience in coaching and developing girls’ soccer in the San Francisco Bay Area at elite national level (ECNL) and national premier level (NPL). IFA UEFA B qualified, and a NSCAA advanced national diploma holder, he has worked with GNK Dynamo Zagreb in Croatia and ACF Fiorentina in Italy. He also worked with Albert Puig, the former youth director of FC Barcelona in Spain, in his role as Technical Director of the Girls Program at DeAnza Force North SC.

He is currently the Girls Technical Director for Burlingame SC and is actively scouting for soccer talent to sign to Sport Endorse.