|Full name||Ricardo Lara|
|Date of birth||July 24, 1981|
|Place of birth||Las Cruces, NM, United States|
|Height||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|Current club||Dayton Flyers (assistant coach)|
|1997-2000||Bollettieri Soccer Academy|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
Ricardo "Kiki" Lara (born July 24, 1981 in Las Cruces, New Mexico) is a retired American soccer player who last played for the USL First Division side Portland Timbers and currently works as assistant coach of the Dayton Flyers.
Lara played college soccer in San Antonio, Texas at the University of the Incarnate Word. He captained the team from 2001 to 2003 and was also named an All-American in each of those 3 seasons. In 2004, he joined the Minnesota Thunder and played 26 games in his inaugural season. He then played 19 times and scored one goal the following campaign.
He started besides his playing career, 1995 as coach by the New Mexico soccer club Las Cruces Strikers, an youth soccer club founded by his sister Linda Lara. In 2005 besides his playing career with the Minnesota Thunder, worked as the assistant coach of the Washington State University women's soccer program.
- Ricardo Lara (Portland Timbers, Minnesota Thunder) University of the Incarnate Word. 2011 top assistant at U of Dayton
- USL First Division 2005 Season
- USL First Division 2006 Season
- June 8, 2009 - Dayton Athletics
- Thank You Linda Lara(SFC Founder)
- 2011 DAYTON SOCCER CAMPS
- KIKI LARA NAMED DAYTON MEN'S SOCCER ASSISTANT COACH
- Kiki Lara profile at Player History