2012 BLACK

Head Coach: Alberto Crespo

Years Coaching: 10

• LaLiga Formation Methodology Level 3
• US Soccer National D License
• NSCAA Goalkeeper Level 1 Diploma
• NSCAA Attacking Principles of Play Diploma
• NSCAA Defending Principles of Play Diploma
• Ohio Youth Soccer Association North (OYSAN) U12 Travel Soccer Level


Manager: Amy Stack

Awards & Achievements

• 2021 Club Ohio Fall Classic Finalists
• 2022 Orchard Park Gems Indoor Tournament CHAMPIONS
• 2022 Ohio State Cup Premier Group SEMI-FINALIST
• 2022 Roller Coaster Classic CHAMPIONS
• 2022 Manta Invitational CHAMPIONS
• 2023 Orchard Park Gems Indoor Tournament CHAMPIONS
• 2023 Midwest Turf Classic- CHAMPIONS
• 2023 Spring Shootout CHAMPIONS


MacKenzie M.

Emma S.
Lilyana B.
Vasilia B.
Emily S.

Helen S.

Elizabeth P.
Milania C.
Gabi B.

Hallie M.

Olivia N.
Dounya I.


Manta United is the newest youth soccer club in Northeast Ohio and will begin in the fall 2020 Season. Manta United will initially field boys and girls teams ages 2005 (U14) and younger, with a true focus on development of young players. Manta makes its home on a multi-field outdoor complex in Strongsville as well in its own Manta field house for indoor and year round training opportunities.

Manta’s founder, Tony Catanzarite, is the men’s head coach of Walsh Jesuit High School and has put together a Manta club coaching staff with many years of experience at the youth, high school, and college levels.