GRFC Adds Director of International Player Recruitment

Grand Rapids, MI – Grand Rapids FC brings in World’s Leading College Soccer Recruiting Experts, SRUSA’s Head of Operations, Chris Cousins, as Director of International Player Recruitment

Grand Rapids FC are excited to announce our newest member of the staff for the 2018 season, Chris Cousins, as the Director of International Player Recruitment.

Chris, who will combine this role with his current job as Head of Operations of SRUSA, to help aid our player recruitment and bringing in new talent from the collegiate and professional levels around the world.

Adding Chris to the staff means GRFC has the full backing of his company, SRUSA, who are the World’s Leading College Soccer Recruiting Experts, therefore no college player will be missed when looking for the next GRFC superstar.

Chris brings a wealth of knowledge to GRFC, with his background in scouting. He has been scouting the world for the majority of U.S. College programs for the past 8 years, with many players going on to be stars in the NPSL and PDL. With many going onto the professional ranks around the USA and beyond.

Adding to his work with SRUSA, Chris has been a General Manager in the PDL, and has scouted for professional level organizations too.

Cousins added: “I’m really excited to be involved with Grand Rapids FC for the upcoming season. It’s a team I’ve followed since it’s inception and seen the great work involved, so it’s an honor to be asked to join the staff. Bringing in my organization, SRUSA, means we’ve got all the backing and knowledge of one of the most reputable college recruiting services in the world with staff who know the game inside and out, and know anyone and everyone in the college game. I just want to say thank you to Lewis and Matt for making this happen and we are looking forward to a 2018 season and beyond.”

GRFC Owner, Matt Roberts commented “We are very excited to have Chris on board with us as he will help immensely by finding young European players who want to compete in the United States at the NPSL level.  His experience placing players from overseas at colleges and universities in the United States will be a great addition to the process of putting our roster’s together both this year and in the future”.

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