Football Innovation UK 2017 Speakers

Vítor Severino

First Team Assistant Coach, Rio Ave FC

FC Porto (www.fcporto.pt) Coach from 2013 to November 2016 (FC Porto “B” Assistant; FC Porto U19 Assistant; FC Porto U15 Head Coach; FC Porto U14 Head Coach). From 2005 to 2013 I worked as Académica (www.academica-oaf.pt) Academy Coach (U13, U15, U17, U23) and Académica Academy Head Coach (Coordinator). I worked also as invited teacher at the University of Coimbra – Faculty of Sport Science and Physical Education (Football Training Specialization) during 4 years (2010-2014).

- National U19 League Winner (2014/2015, 2015/2016), FC Porto U19
- UEFA Youth League Quarter-Finals (2014/2015), FC Porto U19
- 2nd Place in National League 2 (2013/2014), FC Porto B
- Regional (Coimbra) League Winner, Académica U23

- Bachelor Degree – Sports Science & Physical Education
- Master Degree – Sports Training for Children and Youth
- PhD Student – Sports Science (Training)
- UEFA Advanced Coaching Licence

- Invited Speaker in several national and international events
- Invited Lecturer in Angola Fooball Coaching Certification
- Internships at Everton FC and FC Barcelona Youth Academies
- Participation in UEFA Study Group Scheme (Madrid)
- Researcher, author and co-author of scientific papers