Lou Fusz Athletic is delighted to announce Chen Zakaria as our Director of Juniors – Girls. Coach Chen will be overseeing the development of our female athletes age U6-U12. Chen has built a wealth of experience over the past 20 years dedicated to youth soccer, and has one of the most trusted & respected names in the St. Louis area. Chen conveys the Fusz Philosophy by teaching his players invaluable life lessons about fellowship and accountability, while instilling discipline and respect in his team members. It is Chen’s mission to mentor young players and provide them with the tools and learning opportunities they need to develop in to strong, well-rounded, and confident young ladies. LFA has been fortunate to work with Coach Chen since 2008 and are excited about future development with him in this role. Coach Chen has continued his coaching education and obtained his USSF National C License & USYF Level 1 Coaching License. Coach Chen will work to find the most talented coaches in and around the area; continuing to build the Girls program to the strongest in the area.