Shek Borkowski

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Shek Borkowski
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Personal information
Full name Shek Borkowski
Place of birth Rzeszow, Poland
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Manager
Club information
Current team
FC Indiana
Teams managed
Years Team
2004–2009 FC Indiana
2009–2010 Zvezda-2005
2011– FC Indiana
2012– Haiti (women)

Shek Borkowski (born 30 January 1963) is a Polish born women's association football manager currently in charge of Haiti women's national football team.[1]

He is most notable for his success with FC Indiana. His achievement of winning two league and two cup titles with FC Indiana, a moderate provincial American club, is considered to be one of the great feats in USA women's football history.

Managerial career[edit]

2012-: Haiti women's national football team, Haiti

2011-2012: FC Indiana, USA

2009-2010: Zvezda-2005 Perm, Russia

2004-2009: FC Indiana, USA

2000-2004: FC Indiana (Men), USA

Titles[edit]

In seven seasons of club management, Borkowski has led his club to win its domestic league three times and its domestic cup twice.

Russian Women’s Supreme League (2009), Women’s Premier Soccer League (2005,[2] 2007[3] ), US Open Cup (2005,[4] 2008[5])

United States FC Indiana (2005–2008)
Russia Zvezda-2005 Perm (2009–2010)
United States FC Indiana (2011–2012)

Individual honors[edit]

2005 Women's Premier Soccer League Coach of the Year[6]

2008 FieldTurf W-League Coach of the Year[7]

Notes[edit]

It's been reported in February 2008 that Borkowski was a candidate for the head coaching position with Chicago Red Star.[8]

It's been reported in March 2008 that Ghana FA and Borkowski held talks about the possibility of Borkowski becoming manager of Ghana women's football team.[9][10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Haiti installs Borkowski as women's coach". CONCACAF. 7 March 2012. Retrieved 8 March 2012. 
  2. ^ "FC Indiana Becomes First Expansion Team to Win WPSL Title". WPSL. 2 August 2005. Retrieved 11 June 2010. 
  3. ^ "Multi-national FC Indiana rewarded with WPSL title". Soccer America. 30 July 2007. Retrieved 11 June 2010. 
  4. ^ "Three Irish Players Help FC Indiana Win U.S. Open Cup". University of Notre Dame. 6 August 2005. Retrieved 11 June 2010. 
  5. ^ "National Cup Finals Recap". United States Adult Soccer Association. 6 August 2005. Retrieved 11 June 2010. 
  6. ^ "2005 WPSL National Awards Announced". www.wpsl.info. 5 October 2005. Retrieved 5 June 2010. 
  7. ^ "Borkowski named Coach of the Year". Globe Newswire. 8 January 2009. Retrieved 8 January 2009. 
  8. ^ "American champion want Seger". Chicago Tribune. 23 February 2008. Retrieved 209-5-11. 
  9. ^ "GFA Want Borkowski For Black Queenss Job". ghanazone.com. 24 March 2008. Retrieved 11 June 2010. 
  10. ^ "FC Indiana coach denies Ghana interest". Think Ghana. 5 March 2008. Retrieved 11 June 2010. 

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