GLAD BUGARIU

Professional Football / Soccer Coach

"Glad Bugariu is a great example of a coach who looks at the wide view of fotballing development. In the Caribbean we are too worried about short term goals instead of looking at long term plans, especially in the areas of youth women's and coach development. As Technical Director he made great strides in our country, putting together the structure we have been lacking for years."

Hugh Nicholas - Former National Coach, U.S. Virgin Islands Football Association 

"Grenada is very lucky to have the services of Glad Bugariu. He has excellent professional qualifications and has worked in various environments. His work in our goalkeeping development has been fantastic, in addition to his ideas and methods in preparing our youth team. He is certainly credited with the improved performance of goalkeeper Kellon Baptiste during the World Cup qualifiers and he has laid the groundwork for success in our country in that respect." Lester Smith - Technical Director, Grenada Football Association 

"Glad is a great developer and for developing the footballers of tommorow he has lots of ideas and energy. He will certainly create the structure needed to have a long term plan of success for youth football. Youth is the future of every nation, and from a footballing standpoint, Glad is certainly a great asset for any nation. "

Epiphane Joseph - President, U.S. Virgin Islands Football Association 

"I have been around many teams as a director and I can easily say that Glad Bugariu is the best coach I have been around. He is knowledge, organized, and extremely professional making hiring him an extremely easy decision"

Milton Roy - Director of Compliance, Southeastern Conference (SEC)

"Glad Bugariu has been supporting our federation in the advancement of our women's football and I appreciate the help he has given our country"

Venold Coombs - President, St. Vincent and the Grenadines Football Federation


"Glad possesses all the qualities that a director looks when looking to appoint a coach. He is a relentless recruiter always searching for quality players. Glad exercises fiscal responsibility, working within his budgets and preparing the team accordingly. He is a team player with a strong work ethic and is totaly self motivated. His soccer knowledge is evident through his success, using the global method in all his training sessions, players love to work with him. Above all, he is passionate about his profesion and the players he works with.

Eliane Keebe - Sports Director, Belmont Abbey University