Sascha, originally from Flensburg, Germany, came to the US when he was 23 years old to play college soccer at the University of North Carolina Pembroke. Previously, he played for ETSV Weiche and TSB Flensburg in Germany’s 4th division.
After graduating college as an All-American in 2005, he was drafted by the Richmond Kickers Pro Team and played there until his retirement in 2016. He ranks second on the club’s all-time career list in assists (53) and games played (287).
In addition, Sascha filled the role of Richmond Kickers Pro Team Assistant Coach from 2013 until 2018. He has been coaching for the Richmond Kickers Youth Club for several years and joined Richmond United at its inception in 2014.
ECNL Director Sascha Goerres currently holds the US Soccer A-Youth License.