Kraig Chiles

ChilesKraig Chiles, Director of Coaching, will supervise Cardiff’s competitive teams. Chiles has a “National C License” from U.S. Soccer, and in addition to working with our teams, has coordinated and coached the Marine Corp Recruiting Depot League. He plays professionally with the San Diego Sockers in the Professional Arena Soccer League, where he is a three-time MVP, and the U.S. Futsal National Team. He previously played in Major League Soccer with Chivas USA and he captained the men’s team at San Diego State University.

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 B2006 and G2000
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 – 7 years
Captain of US Futsal and Arena National Team-6 years
Former Major League Soccer player for Chivas USA-1 year
San Diego State University-5 years
San Diego Fusion NPSL-3 years
LA Legends PDL-1 year

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 yearr

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 familie.