Coach Wesley Matthews is currently serving as Legacy's Junior Academy Director and Head Coach for our 9U co-ed and 14U girls teams for the 2018-2019 season.
Wesley moved to the United States five years ago, to pursue his college degree at the University of Rhode Island, where he was a member of the URI Rams men’s soccer team all four years. He had the honor of captaining the team his senior year. He spent the past year after college coaching 9U and 12U Boys teams at GPS Rhode Island.
Before coming to the US, Wesley attended a local soccer academy for two years, called Beria Albion Soccer Academy, where he played in the Bayhil tournament, one of the top rated in the continent. He was a member of the all-tournament team in his first year and helped his team make the finals in his second year attending the tournament where they ultimately lost to the host team Ajax Cape Town.
Wesley is also continuing his studies at Endicott College in Beverley, MA. He will be doing his Master’s in Business Administration in a two year program while serving as our Academy Director and coaching a number of our teams.