PHOENIX (Sunday, June 30th, 2023) -- RSL AZ North has announced the hiring of Stevie Gill and Pedram Abbasy.
Gill will coach the 2010 and 2009 boys teams and Abbasy will coach the 2009 and 2007 girls teams.
Gill was the head coach for the Grand Canyon University Women's Soccer from 2008-2015. In 2014, he was named the Western Athletic Conference Coach of the Year. Gil also played professionally in the Canadian Soccer League, American Professional Soccer League, Canadian International Soccer League and Canadian Professional Soccer League.
"I am excited to work with the talented players and dedicated staff at RSL AZ," Gill said. "My focus will be on player development and creating a professional training environment where players can thrive and reach their full potential. My goal is to continue to solidify RSL AZ as the premier destination for players development and the leading professional pathway to college and beyond. I would like to thank Brent Erwin and Milos Tomic for the opportunity to play a role in RSL AZ's plans and I am eager to fill up my sleeves and get to work."
Abbasy has coached in the Phoenix area sinc 2017 after moving to the Valley from California where he coached at the LA Galaxy Soccer Center in Torrance. Abbasy has extensive knowledge in Futsal, and finished 4th at the US Futsal National Championships.