The Great Edu has announced his return to coach during Advanced Week July 17 – 22 for Northwest Soccer Camp at Bastyr University in Kenmore, Washington. Edu is the “pied piper” of soccer and appeared on the Brazilian soccer scene at age 15, when he signed his first professional contract with Santos FC, Pele’s club. One year later, in 1966, he was named to the Brazilian national team and traveled to England as the youngest player ever to participate in a World Cup. He was a teammate of the great Pele for thirteen years. They were one of the most feared duos in the game and together scored over 1500 goals. It is notable that Edu was credited with assists on approximately half the goals Pele scored.
Edu has been devoted to the game all his life and continues to play in celebrity and charity games all over the world. He also runs a youth soccer academy in Sao Paulo, Brazil. His love and devotion to the game makes him a big hit with youth players all over the world.
Edu brings Brazilian concepts of training to the field for Advanced Week. These techniques will help you master footwork, attacking the net and scoring. Come gain knowledge from one of the best soccer players in the world and get insight on how to compete at the next level.
Advanced Soccer Camp
Boys and Girls | Ages 13-17 | July 17-22
Secure your spot in camp today! Call NSC Central Office at 800-406-3926.