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Nadir is the Executive Director of Total Futbol, starting the program in 2014. He currently holds a USSF “B” License as well as a NSCAA Regional Goalkeeping Diploma.
He was a staff coach for the Washington Freedom Super Y teams and took his team to the North American National Finals. He was also a staff coach for DC Elite Training and VYSA’s Olympic Development Program.
Nadir has a proven track record of success with team development. He has coached over 100 teams over the past 15 years, including many of the top teams in the Washington, DC, area:
The nationally ranked Herndon Youth Soccer (HYS) Firecats '94, formerly known as the Chantilly Youth Association (CYA) Firecats, who played in the National League from 2010-2013 and were WAGS D1 Champions, Virginia State Cup Champions (2009, 2010), and Region 1 Semi-Finalists (2011). Fifteen Firecats went on to play college soccer.
He took his CYA Chaos '96 team from WAGS Division 5 to WAGS Division 1 Champions in just 2 years. Many of the Chaos players followed him to McLean Youth Soccer (MYS), where he drew together a pool of players into the McLean '96 Green/ECNL team.
McLean '96 Green/ECNL became one of the best teams in the nation, finishing as USYS National Championship Finalists (2016), ECNL National Semi-Finalists (2015), ECNL Mid-Atlantic Conference Champions (2013, 2014, 2015), Virginia State Cup Champions (2013, 2015, 2016), Region I Champions League Champions (2015) and Region 1 Championships Finalists (2015) and Champions (2016). 33 athletes from the player pool of McLean ECNL/Green went on to play college soccer.
His Vienna Youth Soccer (VYS) Thunder Black '98 team were EDP Cup Champions (2015) and reached the Virginia State Cup Semi-Finals four times (2012, 2013, 2015 and 2016). Thunder Black were also Champions in WAGS Division 1 (2013) and WAGS D1 Finalists (2011, 2012, 2014) in most cases playing a year or two age groups up. Twelve players went on to play college soccer.
His McLean '99 ECNL team won the prestigious ECNL National Championship in 2018, having also won the league's Mid-Atlantic Conference. In their final year, they posted a 37-0-0 record, winning every ECNL game they played and every match in all four tournaments they entered (Discovery Cup, Bethesda Premier Tournament, NCFC Showcase and Jefferson Cup). Every player on the team (31) went on to play collegiate soccer.
Nadir’s teams have come back with hardware from many of the top tournaments and showcases in the U.S., including the Disney Showcase, Vegas Showcase, Jefferson Cup, PDA College Showcase, WAGS Tournament, Bethesda Premier Tournament, FC Delco’s Players Showcase, and the CASL Showcase, not to mention, his teams have gone undefeated at multiple ECNL showcase events (PDA, Sanford, and Frisco).
Teams Coached by Nadir Moumen - Finishes in the Virginia State Cup, 2006-2020
Teams Coached by Nadir Moumen - Finishes in Elite Clubs National League, 2012-2020
Nadir is also an assistant coach with Howard University Women's Soccer. In his first year at the program (2012), he helped the Bison get to their first ever conference tournament final (Great West Conference). In his third year (2014), the Bison won both the regular season and conference championship (SWAC Conference). In 2015, the Bison continued their upward path, finishing with the program’s best record ever on the way to another SWAC Conference championship and the first ever NCAA tournament bid. In 2017, the Bison were SWAC Regular Season Champions and in 2018 they were Champions of the SWAC Tournament and advanced to the first round of the NCAA Tournament. In 2019, Howard won another regular season SWAC title and were finalists in the SWAC Tournament.
Along with his team success, Nadir has excelled in individual development. Many of Nadir’s players have participated in Virginia's Olympic Development Program (ODP), with some being selected for the State, Regional, and National teams. A number of his players have also attended the National Training Centers and the ECNL Player Development Program, which are regional ID programs to further identify and evaluate candidates for the U.S. National Team. A few of these players have been selected for U.S. Youth National Teams. Nadir has sent players with dual citizenship to participate with national programs outside of the U.S., including Iceland and Jamaica. Many of Nadir’s players have received recognition from The Washington Post — being selected on All-Met teams — and many have been recognized by the NSCAA as All-Americans. He has sent more than 100 athletes to play NCAA soccer at top institutions such as the University of Virginia, Boston College, Columbia, Georgetown, the University of Kentucky, Harvard, Virginia Tech and Duke.