Matt Jansen is the MPL Assistant Coach for Nomads United AFC and is also Head Coach for our 14th Grade Talent Centre as well as the Assistant Coach for our 17A team.
AFC/FFA A Licence
CBF B Licence Football Coach
SoccerSmart Cognitive Football Instructor
New Zealand Football Coach Educator
Fernando Lambert is the Technical Director for Nomads United AFC and his role will see him continue to increase the quality of our Talent Centre Program and further develop our community pathway for all members.
Having held positions with acclaimed clubs like Corinthians, Gremio, Sao Paulo (in Brazil), WSW, Sydney FC (in Australia) and SoCal in USA, Nomads United AFC could not be happier to have Fernando as part of their team and are really looking forward to having him share his skills and love of football with our members.
Lambert earned his football qualifications in Brazil, Australia, the United States and has recently done his T1 TOVO Barcelona Certificate. He is also a Cognitive Football Instructor.
“I would like to thank Nomads United AFC for all their support and I am looking forward to preparing for the 2019 season and hope to provide the best coaching possible on and off the field”. – Fernando Lambert
Football Development Officer
OFC/NZF C Licence
NZF Junior Level 3
Goalkeeping Level 1
Club-based Referee Accreditation
Playing soccer comes naturally to JD as he was born and bred in Belgium. JD started playing soccer from the moment he could walk and played competitive matches until moving to New Zealand almost 16 years ago.
JD finds much joy in coaching kids for Nomads United AFC. "Seeing a smile on every kid's face, when we play the game, is something you become pretty addicted to". - JD Dennen
JD was awarded with McDonald's Junior Football Coach Of The Year Regional Winner 2016 and 2017. He was also in the top 3 nominations for the National Winner.
This title infuses JD's love for football and passion to coach our next generation.