Sam
Cheaib

Staff Coach

Sam Cheaib grew up in Lebanon and played for the SAFA club from 1973 to 1979 and played professionally for the SAFA Club First Division (LFA). He was a player for the Lebanese National Team from 1974 to 1979 and in one season he scored 20 goals. Due to the civil war he left Lebanon in 1979.His enduring passion for the game led him to coaching and starting the Lebanese Club now known as the Lebanese Heritage Club. He was a Founder of the Dearborn Stars Soccer club and played for the Stars.

In 2006-2008 he was the coach of the successful Wolves ‘98, ‘97 and the nationally ranked ‘96 Wolves teams. Additionally, throughout the year he conducts club-wide Technical Training sessions, camps and provides personal training and instruction.

Alumna and Director of Coaching
COACHING EXPERIENCE
  • Coach of 1 National Finalist (2014)
  • Coach of 2 Region II Championships (2009, 2014)
  • NSCAA National Coach of the Year for Youth Girls (2014)
  • MSYSA Youth Coach of the Year (2014)
  • Coached 3 Gatorade Players of the Year
  • Coached 2 Miss Soccer Players of the Year
  • Former Assistant Coach of the former Detroit Jaguars W-League team (2004-2005)
  • Former Michigan ODP Coach (1998-2001 and 2004-2006)
  • Former Assistant Coach at Oakland University (2000-2001)
  • Former Women’s Head Coach at St. Mary’s College (1997-1998)
  • Wolves-Hawks coach since 1997
COACHING BADGES
  • USSF “B” National License

 

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