Aldaz, 42, joined FC Dallas in 2018 and is currently head coach of the FC Dallas Academy U-15 team. He will be an assistant coach for North Texas SC in addition to his Academy coaching role. Prior to joining Dallas, he was a coach with the Portland Timbers academy where he was named one of the Western Conference’s coaches of the year at the U.S. Soccer Development Academy awards banquet in 2018. He has served as an assistant coach for numerous colleges including Southern Methodist University, Florida Gulf Coast, Xavier and the University of Dayton.
Aldaz holds a U.S. Soccer Federation “A” coaching license and earned a master’s degree from the University of Redlands. In addition to English, he is fluent in Spanish and Italian.