Whitecaps London is happy to announce that Xavier Paturel has joined our coaching staff as Assistant Coach with Our Whitecaps London 2007 Pre-OPDL Boys. Xavier will be assisting Head Coach James Welsh. Xavier is a C License Trained Coach and holds a Coerver Soccer Youth Diploma a USSF National “F” License and a Honours B.A.
Xavier has previously coached with London Youth Whitecaps (2 years), as well as Byron Optimist Soccer Club (6 years). He is also a certified hockey and volleyball coach.
Xavier played on the Western University’s Men’s team from 1995-2000. He helped Western win a Silver at the National Championship in 1996 and then two golds at the National Championships in 1998 and 1999. At the 1998 National Championship he was the Golden Boot winner. Xavier has also played in the CPSL league and three years in France with RSG Courseulles.
• Honours BA and BEd
• Phys. Ed teacher
• Provincial C License Trained
• Certified soccer, hockey and volleyball coach
• Coaching youth soccer since 2006
• London Youth Whitecaps – two years coaching
• Byron Soccer Club – 6 years
• University Soccer 4 years with Western
• Two National Gold Championships CIS, one Silver National Championship
• MVP in National Final match and Golden Boot winner
• Played in CPSL League
• Played three years in France at RSG Courseulles