Paulo do Rego Barros Junior, better known in Brazil as Paulo Coco, is one of the well-experienced coaches in his country. He had a 10-year playing stint in top Brazilian clubs such as Banespa and Palmeiras between 1986 and 1996. After finishing his athletic career, he shifted to coaching various clubs such as Banespa, Pinheiros and Volei Futuro in Brazil and Murcia in Spain. Paulo Coco was an assistant to Jose Roberto Guimaraes in Osasco and Volei Amil. For 12 years, he was also Ze Roberto’s assistant in the women’s national team that won many important titles, including the two Olympic gold medals at Beijing 2008 and London 2012. Recently, he was appointed as coach of Camponesa/Minas in the Brazilian Superliga.