Kraig Chiles

ChilesKraig Chiles, Executive Director, supervises all of the Cardiff Mustang competitive teams. As players in the club already know, Kraig is a dynamic, knowledgeable, and approachable director and coach who truly considers every Mustang player a member of his “team.” He continues to lead the San Diego Sockers as captain and multi-year MVP, and players delight in cheering for Coach Kraig and saying hello after the games. Kraig also represented the United States as the captain of the U.S. Futsal National Team and played Major League Soccer with Chivas USA and captained the men’s team at San Diego State University.  Kraig also coordinates and coaches the Marine Corp Recruiting Depot League. As a director, Kraig provides hands-on leadership for our coaches and players, with understanding and support for all of our players on their soccer journey.

More about Coach Chiles

Coaching Credentials
USSF C license
NSCAA Director of Coaching diploma
First Aid and CPR Certified

Current Coaching Positions
Head Coach for B2004 and B2007
Director – Cardiff Soccer League Camp Program
Training Partner – Next Level Footballers
League Director – Marine Corps Recruit Depot Jr Sockers
Director – San Diego Sockers Camps

Playing Experience
Captain of San Diego Sockers
Captain of US Futsal and Arena National Team
Former Major League Soccer player for Chivas USA
San Diego State University
San Diego Fusion NPSL
LA Legends PDL

Awards
4 x Professional Arena Soccer League National Championship
1 x National Premier League National Championship
1 x United State Futsal Federation National Championship
1 x Arena World Cup World Championship
4 x Professional Arena Soccer League First Team All League
2 x Major Arena Soccer League First team All League
3 x Professional Arena Soccer League Most Valuable Player
Arena World Cup Golden Boot
2008 First Team All Pac 10 at SDSU
2012 San Diego Hall of Champions Professional Star of the Year
2014 San Diego Hall of Champions Professional Star of the Year
2016 Sports of Exceptional Athletes Man of the year

When Kraig isn’t playing soccer or coaching he enjoys fishing, snowboarding, boating and spending time with his family. Kraig and his wife Stacy welcomed twin boys Brady and Austin in 2015, joining daughter Peyton in the Chiles family.