Pinto’s coaching journey began with Kenkre FC post which he went on to be appointed as the India U19 head coach, where he led the squad to victory in the SAFF U19 championship.
This early success showcased his ability to nurture young talent and create a winning environment. His work with the youth setup demonstrated his commitment to developing players and providing them with the necessary skills to excel at the professional level.
Having gained recognition for his achievements with the national team, Pinto continued his coaching career with various clubs. He had stints at Roundglass Punjab FC, Northeast United FC, and Indian Arrows, where he left a lasting impact on the teams and players he worked with.
The club welcomes the arrival of Floyd Pinto who will take over as the Assistant Coach of the senior men’s team 🟣⚫️— Odisha FC (@OdishaFC) June 30, 2023
̶P̶i̶n̶k̶ Floyd ❌
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At each club, Pinto displayed his tactical acumen and man-management skills, earning him praise from players and fellow coaches alike.
Most recently, Pinto’s tenure with Northeast United FC saw the team achieve a significant milestone by qualifying for the Hero Super Cup semi-finals. His strategic approach and ability to bring out the best in his players played a crucial role in the team’s success.
As Assistant Coach, Pinto’s expertise will undoubtedly play a pivotal role in shaping the team for the upcoming season with head coach Sergio Lobera, player development, and overall success.