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Originally from Rochester New York, Babajide spent 8 years playing professionally in Denmark. His career included stints with Viborg F.F, Vendsyssel F.F and Hobro IK. Before arriving in Denmark, he graduated from Santa Clara University (United States) with a bachelor’s degree in Finance. While obtaining his degree at Santa Clara, he was a member of the university’s division one soccer program.
After his collegiate career came to an end, he was drafted 18th overall in the MLS super draft to the New York Red bull. Instead of signing with the Red bull, he decided to take his chances in Europe. Immediately after his playing career in Denmark came to an end, he established GPE to help youth players around the world find other avenues to reach their dreams of playing professional football. In addition to establishing this company, he is also a licensed UEFA coach. With his experience at every level of the game, he holds all of the knowledge necessary to guide young players who are looking to reach the highest level of soccer.
Originally from St. Paul Minnesota, Emil played under 18s at Malmo FF in Sweden and professionally in the United States and Scandinavia. He has experience coaching youth in the US as well as the U17,U20 and Senior levels for Men and Women in Finland. Most recently Emil has worked as an agent focusing on the North American and Nordic Markets. He has completed over 200 transactions in order to help players realize their dreams of playing professional soccer.
Emil holds a master’s degree in Economics from the University of Vaasa, in Finland and a bachelor’s degree in Business and theology from University of Northwestern St. Paul, where he was an NAIA all-american. Emil brings a unique expertise to the company having played NCAA Division 1 and NAIA soccer, as well as advising numerous players on their college and career decisions.
Mike brings a wealth of coaching experience to GPE. At the professional level, Mike has coached in Europa League qualifiers with Finnish clubs Kuopion Palloseura and MyPa. Additionally, Mike had stints coaching in Slovakia and worked for Oceana Football Federation as the technical director for Papua New Guinea Football Association. Mike also holds a UEFA pro coaching license. Prior to his time abroad, he coached with Division one programs Louisville, Kentucky and Alabama Birmingham.
Mike has a great network with college coaches and in depth knowledge of college soccer. He understands what is necessary for international players to succeed at the college level and what they need to do to prepare themselves.