Eli was born and raised in southeast Minneapolis and is a recent graduate of Augsburg University, majoring in Political Science and History, and he coaches for his hometown club: Minneapolis City SC as an assistant coach with the Futures Program.

In addition, he is boys assistant coach with DeLaSalle High School and a Staff Coach and Fields Manager with Tonka United.

“It has been a joy to watch this organization develop in my neighborhood over the past several years. I am thrilled to have the privilege of contributing to its mission and excited to work with the inaugural group of Futures players.” – Eli Baker