KNSC Technical Staff


 de-Klerk copy  Bob de Klerk - KNSC Technical Director This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
De Klerk, UEFA ProLicense, spent 10 years working with the famous Ajax youth department before moving to The Major League Soccer.

He worked with Ajax youth teams, including the U19 team alongside Frank de Boer and led the team to several Championships.

Bob de Klerk had a major role in scouting & recruiting young talented players.

Most of the youth players are currently playing for the First Team and some of them play in the Italian Series A, English Premier League, Paris St. Germain and the Spanish Primera Division.

He worked with many International Top Players & Managers.

In addition to his work at Ajax, de Klerk spent time with Ajax Cape Town in South Africa.

De Klerk joined Toronto FC in January 6, 2011 as First Assistant Coach – Technical Director along with former Ajax colleague Aron Winter who became Head Coach/Technical Director.

He won the Canadian Cup in 2011 & 2012 and reached the semi-final in the CONCACAF.

On May 14, 2012 de Klerk was promoted to Technical Manager of Toronto FC.

From January 2014 Until June De Klerk was Director Youth Development at Dalian Aerbin F.C.of the Chinese Super League



Sam Sam Migliano - KNSC Assistant Technical Director and House League This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Migliano having 25 plus years’ experience in playing and coaching soccer brings his experience at both the club and collegiate level to KNSC. He is a former Division I Soccer Player for The Ohio State University and attained his Undergraduate Degree there in Sports Management.  Migliano studied and attained his Master Degree in Sport Administration at Canisius College and worked as the Assistant Coach to the Men’s Soccer Team in Division I.

Migliano moved forward in his coaching career as the Director of the Pre-Academy Program for the Northern Steel Soccer Club in Pittsburgh, PA and was also the Assistant Soccer Coach for the Mars Area School District near Pittsburgh, PA, from 2011-2014. Migliano was a featured soccer camp clinician in; Ohio, New York, Pennsylvania and Toronto, Canada. In 2014, Migliano joined the KNSC team as the Director of House League and in 2017 was appointed as the Assistant Technical Director for the club. 

Migliano has played and was invited to train with Sampdoria Genoa, Italy, Seria A Youth Academy, the U17 Ontario Provincial/National Team, and the Toronto Lynx, A-League/USL. He currently holds a USSF and CSA License and is the proud founder and leading advisor for beNOTICED, a unique College Soccer Advisory Program that helps support and educate young student-athletes with a pathway to college soccer

Julian Carr  Julian Carr - Technical Manager Wheel 3 (U15-U21+) - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Julian Carr has been coaching for the past 20 + years, and is in his third season with KNSC.  He is the current head coach of the Centennial College Men’s Soccer Program in the OCAA (Ontario Colleges Athletic Association) and a former East Region “Coach of the Year”.

Coach Carr is the former Assistant Coach with the Humber College Hawks’ Men’s team and the Seneca Sting Women’s team.  He is a former District Coach for the Peel Halton Soccer Association (2009 -2013), a former OSA Regional Camp Coach, as well as a Learning Facilitator with the Ontario Soccer Association. 

Coach Carr currently holds a USSF B License and a CSA Provincial B License.  He is married to Christie and the father of three; Christian, Madison and Noah.

Angelo club pic copy Angelo DiBenedetto - Technical Manager Wheel 2 (U11-U14) - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
OSA Provincial B Licence, CSA B Licence - National Trained Coach, FC Barcelona Coaching Clinic, 12 years Head Coach experience along with 3 years coaching in Ontario Player Development League. Former Technical Staff Coach covering ages U6-U15 boys and girls for three different clubs. 
Coach Angelo recognizes the value in continuing his coaching education and attends multiple annual coaching conferences. He feels that he is a product of Long Term Player Development, as he continues to play the game in Men Leagues. Found success as a youth player for Malton S.C., winning the U15 Ontario Cup, and U16 NSL League and League Cup Champions.





Nick Prestinaci - Technical Manager - PreAcademy & Wheel 1 (U6-U10) - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
OSA ‘Pre-B’ Licence, OSA Goalkeeping Diploma, Bachelor of Applied Science, former Team Manager for OSA Provincial Teams. Coerver Youth Coaching Diploma. 





Domenic Ientile - KNSC Keeper Trainer
OSA Goalkeeping Diploma, Honours Specialist Physical and Health Education, Bachelor of Education, NSCAA Goalkeeping diploma Level 1 and 2, Former Goalkeeper Coach Seneca College Men's Soccer, Former Goalkeeper Coach Toronto FC Academy.

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Pablo Alvarado - KNSC Keeper Trainer
OSA Goalkeeping Diploma, OSA Community Coach Senior Level, NSCAA State and Regional Goalkeeping Diplomas, Extreme Goalkeepers Inc Coach.