DUFA Staff


Director of Soccer Development – Ramin Mohammadi – UEFA A




Sanford framedDUFA Men’s Head Coach

Sanford Carabin has held head coaching positions with many Clubs, Academies, District Associations and Colleges in Ontario, and since 2011 has served as the District Technical Director for Durham Region as well as Head Men’s Coach for Seneca College.

Sanford holds a USSF A, UEFA B, and Canadian B License as well as a Master’s Degree in Human Kinetics specializing in Sports Management; all of which helped him establish a proven track record of identifying and developing players.

Sanford’s résumé includes stints with the OSA as a Learning Facilitator as well as an LTPD Champion and in 2014, he was the assistant coach for Durham United FC.


DUFA Ladies Head Coach





Paul framedDUFA Ladies Assistant Coach

Since 2010 , Paul Deabreau has served the Pickering Soccer Club in a variety of head coaching and technical roles.  Currently, Paul holds an Ontario Pre-B license.

Paul has been coaching for the past 26 years, serving in a variety of coaching positions.  During that time, he has experienced numerous successes, including:

  • Associate Head Coach York University Women 2015
  • Indoor Ontario Cup Champions 2015
  • Assistant Coach Maccabiah Games U18 Girls – 2013 Bronze Medal Winners
  • Head Coach Pickering Power U15 Girls – 2013 Ontario Cup Finalist
  • Head Coach Pickering Power U16 Girls – 2010 National..Ontario..OYSL Champions
  • Assistant Coach Azzurri U18 Boys – 1996 National / Ontario / OYSl Champions
  • Head Coach Unionville U18 Boys – 1995 Ontario Cup Champions & Silver Medal Winner at Nationals
  • Assistant Coach Toronto Lynx W-league 5 years


kayla framedDUFA Ladies Assistant Coach

Kayla D’Souza, a Pickering Soccer Club Alumni, joins DUFA in a coaching capacity.


Highlights of Kayla’s soccer accomplishments include:

  • Guyana National Team Player
  • Durham United League Champion (2015)
  • League1 Defender of the Year (2015)
  • League1 All Star Team (2015,2016)