Canada native, Alen Marcina, went from playing soccer as a kid growing up in Surrey, British Columbia to becoming head coach of a pro soccer league in San Antonio, Texas.
At just 34 years old, Marcina holds the head coaching position for the San Antonio Scorpions. I sat down to talk to him about how his passion for the game allowed him to pursue a professional soccer career playing overseas, representing countries like, New Zealand, Greece, Germany, Denmark and Puerto Rico.
Coach Marcina has a great story that really exemplifies the saying, "Everything happens for a reason."
WATCH the interview below: