Head Coach: Macky Singh
Macky Singh has a long and successful track record of building and delivering soccer programs in countries spanning the globe. He will be coming to Keyano directly from Olds College, where he has coached 4 seasons and was named the ACAC Men’s Soccer Coach of the Year.
Prior to that he served as Regional Technical Director for Soccer New Brunswick and was the Head Coach of the Women’s Soccer team at St. Thomas University from 2009 - 2014. He led the STU Tommies to two consecutive ACAA Women’s Soccer Championship berths in 2012 and 2013.
Singh’s extensive experience includes an eight-year run as the National Team Head Coach of the New Zealand Universities Women’s Soccer National Team, where he led them in over 70 international matches, including three FISU World Universiade Summer Games. In 2005, he coached New Zealand to its best-ever finish, 9th place, with a memorable 2-0 victory over heavyweights Chinese Taipei.
Singh has also served as a National Technical Director, Women’s Soccer and Senior Women’s National Team and was the U19 Women’s National Team Head Coach for the Football Association of Malaysia. He holds a Canadian Soccer National B Coach License, New Zealand Football National Academy Coaching License, and completed the FIFA Futuro III Instructors Course and NCCP Competition Development (Level III). He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Coaching and a Diploma in Sports Psychology.