Europa Challenge

meet our team

Gerold Kent

Gerold is the founder of Europa Challenge, a Top Sports Management company for European Soccer Development Events. With his extensive experience in event management, marketing, sales, and athletics, Gerold has planned numerous soccer programs in several countries.

Omar Rziki

Omar has coached several top clubs in the Netherlands, including FC Dordrecht, Sparta Rotterdam, and Jilin Baijia FC in China. Omar holds a EUFA A coaching license and has been successful as a soccer coach for several years, which led him to his current club FC Utrecht, one of the Netherlands’ top five clubs.

Guy Ramos

Guy trains our youth players under the 15 team. Guy has played over 276 matches and is an experienced player in Holland and a former international of Cape Verde. Guy has played for numerous professional clubs such as Sparta, FC Dordrecht, RKC Waalwijk, Roda JC and Almere City FC.

Dencho Narcisio

Dencho Narcisio, is a current coach at the Feyenoord Academy, also coached several at years at FC Utrecht and Ajax. Dencho holds a UEFA-B coaching license, and a bachelor in Sportsmanagement. During his soccer career, he played for Sparta, Dayton Dutch Lions (USA) and the Curacao National Team.

Marc Bos-Rongen

Marc is a technical trainer at Aarhus GF and Vejle BK, two top-level soccer clubs in Denmark. In the Netherlands, Marc has earned his spurs at Sparta, FC Dordrecht, Vitesse Delft, and vv Spirit as Head of Training. Marc has a TC1-UEFA A diploma and specializes in individual training, athletic skills, and recovery.

Acácio Santos

Acácio Santos is the student of José Mourinho and Professor Francisco Seirul·lo and a UEFA PRO COACH, and graduate degrees in Physical Education and Sports, Professional Master of Collective Sports and the Post-graduation in High Performance Football  Acácio has been a professional coach and manager for various professional teams in the Portuguese, Greek, and Malaysia. 

Roy De Bruyne

Roy De Bruin has been a Professional coach for FC Dordrecht for ten years as Director of the youth division, and as head coach for the under 23 team.  Currently Roy is the Manager for Sport Club Emma. Roy holds a UEFA B license.

Dwight Blackson

Dwight Blackson, a former professional player at Feyenoord, is the founder of BLS Sports, where he provides private training to current professionals and amateur players. Dwight has developed a training methodology currently used by top talents, several clubs, and sports organizations in Europe.

Irma Weeda

Irma helps with group activities and team management. For several years, she was a part of the women’s squad at Kozakkenboys. Now, she works closely with our Program Director and ensures that everyone in the soccer school has a wonderful and successful travel experience.