Joe Brown-CEO/President US FUTBOL
Head Coach Carolina Dynamo, Head Coach Padua Academy
Coach Brown has
over 25 years of coaching experience at most levels in the United States.
He coached 15 years in the USL, 11 with the Carolina
Dynamo and four with the Delaware Wizards. During his stint with Delaware he led the Wizards to three Northeast Divisional
Finals and was selected Atlantic Division Coach of the year in 1993. In 1999 the Carolina Dynamo advanced further
that any other D3 team in the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup before bowing out of the tournament to the Columbus Crew of Major League
2000 Brown was appointed Head Coach of the Region I team that competed in the US Soccer Festival. In 2002 Coach
Brown was inducted into the USL Hall of Fame and named USL executive of the year. In 2003, the Carolina Dynamo won the
USL Pro Select League Regular season championship, and Brown was selected as Pro Select League Coach of the Year. He
has been a staff coach for Delaware and Maryland's Olympic Development Programs. Prior to his years in the USL, Brown
coached at the Junior college level at Delaware Tech for two seasons. His Spirit teams were ranked in the NJCAA top 20 both
seasons and in 1991 the team reached a high record ranking 10th in the Nation. Brown spent ten years coaching at the
high school level at A.I. Dupont High School in Greenville, Delaware, winning four Blue Hen conference titles and competing
in the state playoffs for eight seasons, including four state semi-final appearances. Brown holds an "A" license
from the United States Soccer Federation.
In June of 2005
with a 6-2 victory over Raleigh Elite, Brown broke the record for the most wins in the Carolina Dynamo Club's history.
In 2006 Brown led the
Carolina Dynamo to an undefeated PDL regular season national championship, only the seventh team to accomplish this in the
21-year history of United Soccer Leagues. The 2006 Carolina Dynamo advanced further than any PDL team in the Lamar Hunt
US Open Cup with the victories over Cape Cod, Richmond Kickers (USL-2), Seattle Sounders (USL-1), before losing to the Houston
Dynamo of MLS. Brown was selected PDL Coach of the Year in 2006. In 2006 and 2007 the Dynamo won back to back South
Atlantic division titles and in 2007 the Dynamo reached the National quarterfinals in the Southern conference Championship
game. Carolina Dynamo Record 126-66-17. Delaware Wizards Record 49-37-11. USL Totals 175-103-28. During his time with
the Carolina Dynamo and Delaware Wizards, Coach Brown has coached over 50 Professional players that have gone on to play in
Europe, Major League Soccer, MISL, USL1 and USL2. Over the past 5 years, the Carolina Dynamo have had 30 players selected
in Major League Soccer's Super Draft with 4 Carolina Dynamo players going in the first found. Reference: www.battlegroundnc.com.