FSA Founders

Christian is a current English Premier League player for Leicester City FC and founder of Fox Soccer Academy. Together with his wife Raluca, the couple founded FSA in 2014 to provide professional, top level training to the next generation of soccer players.




Heinz Griesmayer holds a masters in Sports Science and French. For the past 39 years he is a high school teacher in Austria in Wiener Neustadt. Heinz was a professional soccer player for SC Wiener Neustadt in the second Austrian division. After his retirement he had coaching positions at several clubs before working as the assistant coach for SV Mattersburg in the Austrian Bundesliga, the highest league in Austria. Heinz is a passionate supporter of young soccer players and helps African orphans through the charity “Freunde kicken für Afrika” (Friends kick for Africa).


Coaching Qualifications

UEFA A-License

Masters Degree in Sports Science

Coaching Experience

SC Wiener Neustadt (AUT)

SV Mattersburg (AUT)


International Program Director


Mark has been a vital part to build the structure of Fox Soccer Academy in England and the USA. Since his start in 2016, he lead FSA to huge growth in both countries, overseeing both the daily operations and coaching curriculum. He is extremely passionate in helping to create the best opportunities for our players. Mark's experience in professional soccer is vital for our academy's growth. Having coached all around the world with stops in Australia, Greece, and Egypt, his knowledge and experience are great assets to Fox Soccer Academy.


Coaching Qualifications

UEFA B-License

UEFA C-License

FA Youth Modules

FA Talent Identification

BCs in Sports Coaching & Development

Coaching Experience

Brighton Hove Albion FC (Eng)

Crystal Palace FC (Eng)

Sorrento FC (Aus)

Private coach for professional athletes including English & Republic of Ireland national players (Gre/Egy)

Personal Achievements

Completed UEFA C license at age 16 (one of the youngest coaches to ever receive the award)


Achievements as Coach

2020 FSA PRO ECFA Cat. 1 League Champion (Eng)

2019 LA CUP Winners

2019 FSA PRO ECFA Cat. 2 League Champion (Leicester, Eng)

2018 FSA PRO ECFA Cat. 2 Runner-up (London, Eng)

2018 EDP U19 Fall Showcase Champion

2017 ECFA National Semi Finalists




Scott's passion for soccer was cemented at an early age while watching and playing football at Volkspark Mariendorf in West Berlin as a young child.  He's now a proud parent of a soccer player and fully committed to youth soccer development. Scott is currently studying for his UEFA C-License and further educating himself with the FA Technical Principles for Young Goalkeepers.


For any questions please contact him via info@foxsoccer.academy.

Coaching Qualifications

USSF D-License

USSF Grassroots (4v4, 7v7, 9v9, 11v11)

United Soccer Coaches (7v7/9v9, 11v11)

Pre-National Diploma|

Special Topics Diploma Systems of Play

Coaching Experience

Head Coach Mohawk Central School Boys Varsity

Assistant Coach University at Albany Men

Head Coach Adirondack Region Empire State Games Men

Assistant Coach Hampton Roads Mariners A-League


Bronze Medal Empire State Games

2017 NY State Cup Finals



Walter brings his vast soccer experience to Fox Soccer Academy: his experience at Long Island University as a player during their NCAA run to the final four, his experience as a coach with different National Teams and their players, at regional camps for the Olympic Development Program, and other youth level programs, makes him a perfect fit to lead the development of our academy player. Together with Christian Fuchs and Mark Smith, he is on the forefront to educate, guide and oversee the development of our players.

Club Ambassador


Coaching Qualifications

USSF B-License

Bachelor of Sciencee

Master's Degree in Strength & Conditioning

Coaching Experience

Head Coach FSA PRO (UPSL Northeast)

Head Coach/Academy Director Brooklyn Patriots SC

Head Coach Men's and Women's Pratt Institute

Borough of Manhattan Community College

Men's Head Coach ASA College

Assistant Coach for ODP East Region 1

Head Coach ODP

ENYYSA Coaching Instructional Staff


2017 NJCAA Division 1, Region XV, District Champions & National Runner-up

2016 NJCAA Division 1, Region XV Champion, District Champion & National Tournament 3rd Place

2015 NJCAA Division 1, Region XV Champions, District Champion & Northeast District

2014 Division 1 Championship, Finalist Region XV

2013 NJCAA Division 1, Region XV Champions, District Champion & Northeast District

Head Coach NYC women's select team against Mexican, Ecuadorian and Puerto Rican national teams

Achievements as Player

Selected to the NYC, State & Empire State Games Scholastic Division

Player LI University 1981-1984: Top 10 Nationally Ranked Division 1, two N.C.A.A. Tournaments

NYC P.A.L M.V.P. scholastic division


Alex has professional Futsal experience having played in the NLP Futsal for NJ Copa 2017 as well as in their NPSL soccer team. As a young player he was on trial at West Ham United in England. He is an enthusiastic and experienced coach having worked with players, boys and girls, of all ages from U6 up through U17. As an ambitious coach, he is aiming to create an environment for our players that encourages hard work and a positive attitude, all while developing a deeper understanding of soccer, both technically and tactically.


Assistant DOC


Coaching Qualifications

UEFA B-License

USSF F-License

NSCAA 11v11 Diploma

Goalkeeping Diploma Level 1 & 2

Coaching Experience

Assistant Coach FA Euro

Coach Premier German Soccer

Youth & Goalkeeper Coach Liverpool Academy

Coach and Manager at Warren United

Coach at SACC

Playing Career

Trials at West Ham United


NJ Copa FC Futsal

Oakland University - Spring Freshman Semester

Raritan Valley Community College - Freshmen and Sophomore Year

Saint Peters University - Spring Semester Junior Year




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