Coach Shani leads the SF Seals coaching program and works alongside each individual team coach to ensure that they are consistently supporting the growth of players and teams. Shani is a candidate for U.S. Soccer Federation National "A" Coaching License.
Coach Shani has worked with dozens of players who have gone on to play at National Team, Professional and College teams.
His playing highlights include:
- California Gold 2nd Division Professional 2004
- SF Seals 2nd Division Professional 1998-2000
- SF Seals 3rd Division Professional 1996-1997
Shani grew up in San Francisco attending the University of San Francisco (with a BA in English) and Sonoma State. He is currently in his third year at the San Francisco School of Law.