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Welcome Coach Marcus Pais to Lions Futball Club!

By Lions FC, 04/19/23, 9:30PM CDT


Marcus Pais is a San Antonio native and brings 30+ years of soccer experience which includes playing and coaching club, high-school and college.  His playing career ended in 2006 as a four year starter at Texas Lutheran University where he studied Kinesiology. He has previously held leadership roles for Classics Elite Soccer Academy, Boerne Soccer Club and most recently SA United Soccer Club where he served as the Junior Academy Program Director. Marcus holds his United States Soccer Federation ‘B’ License (2009 Casa Grande) his United Soccer Coaches Association ‘Advanced Diploma’ (2008 San Francisco State University), United Soccer Coaches Association ‘Goalkeeping Levels 1 and 2 Diploma’ (2007 Austin, Texas). 

Licenses and Experience:



USC ‘Advanced National

USC ‘National’

USC ‘Goalkeeping Levels 1 and 2’

-Classics Elite Soccer Academy (2007-2013)

Staff Coach

Assistant Academy Director

Assistant USSF Development Academy Coach U15/U16 team 

-South Texas Youth Soccer Olympic Development Program (2009-2011)

South Texas Staff Coach 

South Region Camp Coach (Tuscaloosa, Alabama)

-Antonian College Preparatory (2008-2009)

Head Coach

-Boerne Soccer Club (2013-2018)

Staff Coach


-San Antonio United Soccer Club (2018-2023)

Staff Coach

Assistant Senior Program Director

Junior Academy Program Director