Walid Kaakoush
Coach

Walid has been coaching for over 28 years at high school, club, and collegiate levels. He began his coaching career at the Brea Blaze in 1992 in Brea, CA and since then has coached at various clubs and schools including Sereno, San Tan Legacy, Brigham Young University-Hawaii, Hamilton High School, Brea Olinda High School, Mesquite High School, and Real Salt Lake-AZ. Walid currently coaches at Basha High School and Paradise Valley Community College as well as serving as our head coach here at East Valley United.

Mike Miller
Owner / Coach

Mike was born in Mesa and grew up playing in local leagues and was a collegiate distance runner. He has served as the president of MSC United (now East Valley FC) for the last 12 years. He has 3 sons who all have played with MSC United their entire youth career. Mike has coached 2 high school state championship teams with ASU Prep Academy and has been the Red Mountain High School Varsity coach for 9 years. He has twice been named the East Valley Region Coach of the Year. Mike started East Valley United 4 years ago as a way to provide local talented players to take their game to the next level.

Travis Breinholt
Manager

Travis started his soccer career playing for Tempe Southbank at the age of four but later moved to club and played all of his school years for the Cisco Soccer Club, where he served as captain. He played for Corona Del Sol where he lettered all four years and won various individual and team accolades. Travis started his coaching career in 2000 with the Southbank Soccer Club and since then has coached for Gilbert Youth Soccer, San Tan Legacy, San Tan Soccer Club recreational program, San Tan Excel and Legacy Excel. He served on the Legacy Board of Directors until he was recruited by NSFC Strikers (now East Valley NSFC) where he has served as president since the club’s inception.