Burnaby Selects

Burnaby Metro Selects Coaches and Managers 2013-2014
U13 Boys
Dom Merlo

U14 Boys
Scott Stefanek
Darren Nelless
Karen Parisotto

U15 Boys
Kevin McManus
Cornelia Unger

U16 Boys
Frank Iuele
Mario Montagliani
Suzana Prpic

U18 Boys - Selects
Joe Pinto

U18 Boys - Royals
Leo Brum

U18 Girls
Ned Forcan
Mike Bell

U21 Mens
Joe Pinto
Leo Brum
Ahmad Nuri

Premier Mens Team
Dino Anastopulos

Coaches Biographies

Franco Iuele
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Qualifications :
B-Prep Coaching Certification October 2009 
Physical Education Degree - UBC 1984 

Coaching Experience:
2009-2011 North Shore U14 Metro Boys
1980-Present Youth Coach, Vancouver, Various Clubs & Teams
2008 & 2010 San Marino Cup Tournament (Itatly) Team Coach
Coach of over 20 Championship teams at school & Club levels in various sports over 28 years.

Player Experience:
Player/coach Over 35's Men's Master's Team Columbus F.C.  2003 Provincial & National Champions
1986-1990 Player, Captain and/or Coach on 2 Canadian National Futsal Soccer Teams, World Futsal Soccer Championships, Spain & Italy, & Pacific Rim Tournament, Mexico
1980-1984 Vancouver Whitecamps Reserve Team
1983-1985 UBC Thunderbirds (National Champions 1985)


Frank Palmieri
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Qualifications :
Frank has 30 years of coaching expertise. He has been coaching since 1979 all in Burnaby, starting with the Cliff Ave United FC. During his 16 years at Cliff Ave Club, Frank developed many good soccer players on the boy's side, appearing in 5 Provincial finals, while winning 5 Coastal Cups and 4 Provincial B cups. He also coached the CA Sparta girls team during 1998-2001, winning 3 Coastal cups, 2 Provincial Cups and a Bronze in the Club Nationals at PEI. Frank first coached at the Select Level in the 1983-84 season, and again from 1995-1997 where his teams won 2 League titles, 2 Coastal Cups and 2 Provincial Cups while leading his team into the Club Nationals at Edmonton in 1994-1995. In 1997-1999 / 2002-2004 Frank coached men's soccer in the VMSL. Along the way Frank coached 2 boys' teams in the BC Summer Games, winning 2 Gold medals for (Zone 4), comprised of Burnaby, Delta, Royal City & Richmond. After being one of the founders of the Burnaby Selects, Frank decided to step away from coaching, but after a year, was encouraged to return to the BCYSSL where he help the 2004-05 Burnaby Selects team win the Coastal and Provincial Cups. After 2 years Frank again left coaching aside and concentrated on running the Selects, refereeing and still committing his time to soccer in general. At the start of this 2009-10 season Frank was asked to step in to coach again due to unforeseen circumstances.


For further information, email the Club Chairman at
frpalmieri@telus.net