William Feria

Head Coach East Kootenays

  • Academy Centre: Whitecaps FC Kootenay East BMO Academy Centre
  • Birthplace: Calgary, AB
  • Hometown: Calgary, AB
  • Citizenship: Canadian
  • Years with Whitecaps FC: 3
  • Previous Clubs: West Hills United, Calgary Blizzard SC, Whitecaps Calgary Academy Centre
  • Certifications: CSA National B Part 1, CSA National Youth License, Bachelor of Commerce (University of Calgary)
  • Playing Experience: Various clubs and teams within Calgary area, National Sport Academy Graduate
  • Coaching Experience: West Hills United Technical Staff, Calgary Blizzard SC Development Manager and Foundation Phase Manager, Alberta Winter Games Assistant Coach, Calgary Senior Highschool Athletic Association, Whitecaps Calgary Academy Centre
  • Key Successes to Date: Obtaining a provincial coaching license as a teenager, leading technical and grassroots programs, helping and connecting with players and coaches at all levels through various pathways in the youth game
  • Most Memorable Soccer Moment: Watching J-League at Nissan Stadium in Yokohama, Japan (stadium where the 2002 World Cup final was held)
  • Favourite Player: Fernando Torres
  • What you enjoy doing outside of soccer: Hiking/ being outdoors, Music, Cooking, Spending time with family and friends