The Burlingame Fury is currently ranked 16th in Northern California. The team has been playing at the highest Abronzino, Division 1 level for the last two years and plans on playing in the CCSL Gold Elite Division this coming Fall. The Fury has been striving to introduce the players to the highest level of play. This includes successfully playing in showcase tournaments including: Donosti Cup (Spain) finalist; West Coast Futbol Classic (SoCal) finalist; Nomads Thanksgiving tournament (SoCal); Magic Cup (NorCal) finalist.
For Spring 2010, the Fury has won 7 games, tied one game, and has one game left to play. The team is looking forward to the fall 2010; the teams last full year in competition before the players head off to college.
The Fury is currently coached by Juan Porras. Juan Porras developed both his love for the game of Futbol and world-class ability by playing on the streets in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Juan played for Club Athletic Velez-Sarsfield, San Lorenzo de Alamagro, Club Athletic Old Boys and C.A. Los Andes in Argentina and Aguas Calientes F.C. in Mexico’s 2nd division. After retiring from his playing career, Juan spent two successful years as the Vice President of the Aguas Calientes F.C. team.
Juan is a well-respected coach who has trained two American prospects to the professional level, using techniques he learned while playing in Argentina. He holds a U.S. National “C” coaching license and was awarded the Robert McNulty Award as the outstanding coaching candidate at the United States Soccer Federation Coaching School in 2006.