Dan Gaspar, Technical Director
Dan Gaspar joins CJSA as one of Connecticut’s best known and most successful
soccer personalities and who most recently served as the assistant coach of
Iran’s World Cup team at the just concluded FIFA Men’s World Cup in Brazil.
Gaspar, a 2002 Connecticut Soccer Hall of Fame inductee, was born in Hartford
and attended Buckley High School. He attended the University of Hartford where
he later served as head men’s coach. Fluent in English, Portuguese and Spanish,
Gaspar is one of the state’s best known soccer alumni and respected soccer
coaches. During his coaching career Gaspar has been involved with either the
national team or top club team programs in Iran, Portugal, South Africa, and
Japan as well as with Major League Soccer.