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Paul Barron, Famed English Premier League Player and Coach, Joins Players SC as the New Technical Director


Paul Barron, famed English Premier League goalkeeper and renowned coach joins Players Soccer Club as the Club Technical Director announced by club Founder and Director Saeed Bonabian.  “Paul brings a wealth of soccer experience and knowledge not only to the Players SC but to the youth soccer community in Las Vegas.  Paul has a great reputation worldwide as a coach and will be a tremendous asset in further advancing the player development curriculum for the club, said Bonabian.”

Barron’s illustrious playing carrier spanned over 20 years in English top league starting in 1971 with Wycombe Wanderers and concluding in 1991 with Welling United.  Born in Woolwich, London, Barron qualified as a PE instructor before becoming a professional footballer.  During his career he started 419 games in the net for various clubs in the English top leagues.  He signed with famed Arsenal club in 1978 and after two seasons transferred to Crystal Palace.  In 1982 Barron transferred to West Bromwich Albion and spent three seasons before joining Stoke City.  Barron signed with Queens Parks Rangers in 1985 and appeared in 1986 Footbal League Final for QPR against Oxford at the Wembley Stadium.  Barron concluded his final playing years at his first club Welling United with short stints at Luftus Road and Reading.

After retiring as a player, Barron became a goalkeeping coach, working at Coventry City, Queens Park Rangers and West Bromwich Albion. He then moved to Aston Villa, before joining Middlesbrough in 2001.  In November 2007 he left Boro to become goalkeeping coach at Newcastle United.  Barron left Newcastle United following the departure of manager Chris Hughton before moving to Las Vegas.

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Saeed Bonabian welcomes Paul Barron

As the Technical Director of the Players Soccer club Barron will be in charge of enhancing the Player Development Curriculum for all age groups.  Barron will oversee the coaching and player development within the club as well as installing a world class goalkeeping program.

 

  International Soccer Club and Players Soccer Club in Las Vegas merge clubs.

 Players Soccer ClubPress Release


International Soccer Club of Northern Nevada is pleased to announce a merger with Players Soccer Club of Las Vegas.  ISC is a member of Great Basin Youth Soccer League of Northern Nevada.

ISC President, Randy Ritter, stated this merger will give opportunities to Northern Nevada youths players that have been previously unattainable due to our geographic location.

Players President, Saeed Bonabian is a nationally ranked youth coach and had taken a number of youth team to the national finals.  

With this merger Players can provide youth athletes and coaches the opportunity to be trained and evaluated by professional coaches and college coaches.  Players SC is affiliated with the LA Galaxy Academy.

Players Soccer Clubs host one of the largest college showcase tournaments in Las Vegas and on the West Coast with 500 plus teams and 400 college coaches in attendance.  

Both Randy and Saeed Boanbian have stated "The merger will enhance our ability to provide additional training and playing opportunities for players in both clubs and brings a whole new level of youth soccer in Northern Nevada not seen before". NYSA President, Pam Calhoun, stated this level of cooperation between Northern and Southern Nevada only helps youth soccer.
 
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