Mikael Mainella has been playing soccer since he was 4 years old. He is currently attending the University of Fraser Valley and playing on the varsity soccer team.During his playing career, he has been to the Provincial Cup three times receiving two silvers and a bronze, and he was awarded MVP of his U18 Metro Select Soccer Team. As a youth soccer coach, Mikael has coached at 2in1Soccer for over a year; he has been a great leader, an inspiration and friend to all the children. Mikael was promoted from assistant coach to head coach due to his leadership qualities, passion for the game, and great desire to inspire children. Mikael enjoys helping others who are new to the sport and make it a fun environment because to Mikael, “soccer is not just a sport; it’s a lifestyle”.