Metros Futsal Academy

 
Constantine Konstin

"Futsal is more than kicking a ball. First of all it is pure fun then it develops your skill and intelligence. Soccer is the King of Sports. Futsal is the Queen of Sports. Futsal is part of Soccer." Cony Konstin, 2016, FIFA and CONCACAF Futsal Instructor

 

 
Byron Alvarez

 

 
Dana Stilwell

 
Coaching Staff

The coaching staff for the Metro Futsal Academy (MFA) have been hand picked for their unique qualifications and experience in both playing and teaching Futsal. Their passion for the game and coaching youth will greatly enhance the development of those players participating in the MFA.

 
Constantine 'Cony' Konstin
  • FIFA Futsal Instructor since 2005
  • CONCACAF Coaching Instructor since 2016
  • United States Soccer Federation 'A' National Coaching License.
  • Scottish Football Association UEFA 'A' Intermediate Certificate.
  • National Soccer Coaches Association of America NSCAA Premier Diploma
  • Master Degree in Sports Management, University of San Francisco, CA 1994.
  • Bachelor Degree in Liberal Arts, San Francisco State University, CA 1980.
  • 2016 - Current - Director of Metros Futsal Academy
  • 2002 - Current - Director of Coaching for the Westside Timbers Soccer Club
  • Former Assistant Coach USL Portland Timbers Professional First Division.
  • Bilingual-English/Spanish.
  • 38 years of national and international coaching experience at Club, High School, Collegiate, Professional and Olympic Development Programs in California, Texas, and Oregon
  • Played on the US Futsal National Team
  • Played Professional Soccer Golden Gate Gales ASL
  • Played at University of San Francisco
  • Played Semi-Pro Greek Americans
  • Bilingual-English/Spanish
  • Lead a FIFA Technical Staff to train the UAE U17 Boys National Team in Dubai, in preparation for the FIFA U17 Boys World Cup in 2013
  • Participated FIFA Futsal Coaching Instructor's Seminar in Spain, La Rozas, 2011.
  • Conducted FIFA course in Cuba, Egypt, Curacao, Equatorial Guinea, Abu Dhabi, Canada, Fiji, American Samoa, Cambodia
  • Scouting and translation for the PFL during at the FIFA Futsal World Cup 2016.
  • Conducted the first USA Futsal Certificate Course. Boston Mass, for USYF

 
Byron Alvarez

Byron Alvarez attended Beaverton High School and is one of Oregon's most successful soccer players.

His experience includes: 20 years of professional soccer experience playing for the Portland Timbers (2006-2008), Chicago Storm, Metro Stars, and Charleston Battery.

Additional playing experience with the Indoor Soccer Mexican National Team for the World Cup 2015, Futsal USA National Team, and La Raza de Monterrey MISL/NISL

  • October 2016 - Current - Metros Futsal Academy Coach
    Coach for the boys and girls U7 - U15
  • January 2015- Current Personal Trainer - Westside Timbers Soccer Club
    Personal training for individual players
  • 2015 Mexican Indoor National Team - Indoor World Cup 2015
  • 2012/2013 Futsal USA National Team - player
  • 2013/2014 -ALBA Soccer Club in Blue Spring, Missouri
    Coach for U9 girls and U10 boys
  • 2014 Lee's Summit Christian Academy, Lee's Summit Missouri
    Assistant Varsity girls and boys soccer coach
  • 2013 Catlin Gable in Portland, Oregon
    JV Boys Soccer Coach
  • 2012 PCU Soccer Club in Portland, Oregon
    Coach for boys U10 Youth Development Program
  • 2011-2014 KC Timbers Soccer Club
    Founder and Head Coach
  • 2011-2012 Byron Alvarez Striker Academy
    Personal training for individual players on striking and finishing
  • 2011- 2012 Bayern Munich Soccer Club in Kansas City, Missouri
    Head coach for boys U7, U12 and U13 Head coach for girls U14
  • 2010-2012 Missouri Comets Summer Camps in Kansas City, Missouri
    Helped run and coached several kids soccer camps throughout the summers.
  • 2010-2011 Kansas City Comets Indoor MVP
  • 2006-2008 Beaverton High School in Beaverton, Oregon
    Boys Soccer Junior Varsity Coach
  • 2009-2010 Charleston Battery - South Carolina
    Leading scorer for the team
  • 2009 CONCACAF Qualification Games with the Puerto Rican Islanders
  • 2008-2009 La Raza Monterrey, Mexico Indoor MVP
  • 2003-2008 Portland Timbers
    All time leading scorer for 2003-2008
  • 2000 -2001 Tampico Second Division - won championship

 
Dana Stilwell
  • Westside Timbers coach since 2002
    • 2016 - Present - Community Liason
    • 2012 Directors Cup Silver Division Champions with B98 Samba
    • U12 Boys 2006 State Champions
    • WSM Porto 2004 Directors Cup Champions
  • 2012- present Catlin Gabel High School goalkeeper coach Boys and Girls varsity
  • 2012- present Portland Timbers RTC and ODP Goalkeeper coach
  • 2012- present ODP Goalkeeper coach
  • 2012- present. Portland Timbers Residential Camp Staff coach
  • 2014, 2015, 2016 adidas/ AC Portland Youth soccer program at Cesar Chavez Elementary school. 3rd 4th 5th and 6th graders
  • USSF C license
  • Playing History
    • Pacific Northwest Semi Pro Soccer league 77-82
    • Team Vancouver and Oregon Adidas 77-82
    • Pacific University 73-77