Paul Shaw bio

Paul Shaw joined OCSS – Seminole in 2012. In his time here he has coached at all ages from the u23 to u9. Currently the General Manager and Boys Technical Director, Coach Shaw has helped many boys and girls reach their dreams of playing at the highest levels of soccer. Former players include Raul Aguilera, Jordan Bender, Michael Halliday, Benji Michel and David Loera - who are current homegrown professionals with Orlando City. Coach Shaw has also helped numerous players earn NCAA scholarships and compete at the highest levels of collegiate Men’s and Women’s Soccer. Coach Shaw holds a UEFA A license and US Soccer A License. 

As a professional player in England and across Europe, Shaw played over 450 professional games in a career that spanned over 20 years. A former Arsenal midfielder, Shaw featured under Arsene Wenger in Champions League play during his 9 years at the London club. He was later the first Englishman to play in Hungary, captaining Ferencvaros to a second division title by a record 17 points. 

Shaw also works as a color analyst covering Orlando City MLS games on radio.