Henry Apaloo joined as assistant coach Feb. 7, 2019.
Apaloo comes from University of South Florida where he spent the last two years as assistant coach of the men’s soccer team. Prior to that, he was an assistant coach at Florida Gulf Coast University and Barry University. Apaloo holds a Football Association (FA) Level 2 Coaching Badge, an NSCAA Advanced National Diploma, an NSCAA Level 1 Goalkeeping Certificate and a USSF C License.
At FGCU, Apaloo helped the Eagles reach top-25 status in 2016 and reach the NCAA Tournament for the fourth time in school history. With Barry, Apaloo helped guide the program to two NCAA Tournament appearances (2009, 2013), producing nine all-region players and five All-Americans. Following a highly decorated playing career at Barry where he was a four-year letter winner from 2004-08, Apaloo served as a graduate assistant coach for the team from 2008-2010 before being promoted to assistant coach.
Apaloo is a native of Blackburn, England and came up through the Premier League Academy League with spells at Blackburn Rovers, Manchester United and Bolton Wanderers. He spent two years with Preston North End FC, and also played for the England National Futsal Team in the summer of 2008.