Abouzar Noghani

Opposition Analyst (From Distance)

  • Date Joined: 6th December 2017
A forward-thinking professional who has gained extensive experience in coaching and opposition analysis throughout the English, Welsh and Portuguese leagues, alongside a postgraduate degree in High Performance Football Coaching.

Able to apply an innovative approach to man-management, creative training sessions and opposition analysis to instil a commitment to collective success, ensuring players have the resources and support to be able to train and play to their potential.

Proactive in undertaking CPD, industry qualifications and club study visits to not only enhance professional skillset and understanding of the game further, but to pass on this knowledge to the next generation of players in the game.
Abouzar Noghani

Qualifications/Accreditation

  • FA: Behavioural Management

    FA
    Behavioural Management
    2017

  • University of Lisbon : Degree - High Performance- Football Coaching

    University of Lisbon
    Degree - High Performance- Football Coaching
    2017

  • FA: Emergency First Aid

    FA
    Emergency First Aid
    2017

  • FA: Developing Creativity: 12-16yrs

    FA
    Developing Creativity: 12-16yrs
    2017

  • FA: Safeguarding Children

    FA
    Safeguarding Children
    2017

  • University Of South Wales: BSc Football Coaching & Performance

    University Of South Wales
    BSc Football Coaching & Performance
    2015

  • NSCA: Fly Solo - S&C

    NSCA
    Fly Solo - S&C
    2013

  • UEFA: Goalkeeping C Certificate

    UEFA
    Goalkeeping C Certificate
    2013

  • UEFA: C Certificate Youth & Senior

    UEFA
    C Certificate Youth & Senior
    2013

  • FAW: Coaching Deaf Football Players

    FAW
    Coaching Deaf Football Players
    2013

  • UEFA: B Licence Youth & Senior

    UEFA
    B Licence Youth & Senior
    2013

  • Dartfish: Video Coach & Tagging Analyst

    Dartfish
    Video Coach & Tagging Analyst
    2012

  •  Prozone : Level 1 & 2 Analysis

    Prozone
    Level 1 & 2 Analysis
    2011

  • FAW: Futsal Coaching

    FAW
    Futsal Coaching
    2010

  • FA: Licensed Coaches Club Member

    FA
    Licensed Coaches Club Member

  • FA: Enhanced DBS Check

    FA
    Enhanced DBS Check

  • FA: Level 1 in Talent Identification

    FA
    Level 1 in Talent Identification

  • UEFA: A Licence (pending)

    UEFA
    A Licence (pending)

Career History

  • SC Olhanense

    SC Olhanense
    Opposition Analyst (From Distance)
    2017 – Present

  • G.D. Peniche

    G.D. Peniche
    Assistant Coach & Opposition Analyst
    2016 – 2017

  • Atletico CP

    Atletico CP
    Assistant Coach & Opposition Analyst
    2016 – 2016

  • Cardiff City FC

    Cardiff City FC
    U21 Intern Coach
    2014 – 2015

  • Cardiff Grange Harlequins

    Cardiff Grange Harlequins
    1st Team Coach
    2013 – 2014

  • Welsh Football Trust (FAW)

    Welsh Football Trust (FAW)
    Intern Analyst
    2013 – 2014

  • University of South Wales

    University of South Wales
    Head Coach - Men’s 4th Team
    2012 – 2014

  • Pontypridd Town AFC

    Pontypridd Town AFC
    1st Team Coach
    2010 – 2013

Key Achievements

  • One of 20 coaches to be selected by Jose Mourinho to study the first edition of a Masters degree in football coaching which was coordinated by Mourinho (and other professionals in the game)
  • The first Iranian to coach in the Welsh league, English league and the Portuguese league
  • Narrowly missed out on promotion with Pontypridd Town AFC by goal difference in the 2010/11 and 2011/12 season, and again in the last game of the season in 2012/13

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