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Tamas Kovacs Bio

Tamas was a professional soccer player for a championship team, Nagykanizsa Football Club, in Hungary from 1993-1999. He has been coaching and training youth and adults in the United States since 1999. He has also refereed for the U.S. Soccer Federation. He is a member of the U.S. Soccer Coaches Organization and as well as the National Soccer Coaches Association of America. Tamas holds the highest levels of coaching and goalkeeping licenses in soccer as well as a diploma for Director of Coaching. Tamas played soccer in the U.S. for the Kappa USA Real Wyckoff Champion’s League from 2001 – 2006. He is an active member of the Claudio Reyna Foundation.

Licenses and Certificates
USSF National “A” Coach’s License #19751
USSF National Goalkeeping Coaching License #19751
USSF National Youth License (“Y” License)
NSCAA State and Regional Goal Keeping Institute
NSCAA Director Of Coaching Diploma
2014 Coerver Coaching Youth Diploma
Concussion in Youth Sports Training

Work History

2012-present NJ Olympic Development Program Head Coach Girls U11
2008 – 2012, NJSA 04 United States Soccer Federation Development Academy League, Head Coach for U18 Boys
2012, US Club ID2 Program
2008 – 2009, NJ Wildcats, USL Women’s League, Assistant Coach
2006 – 2012, NJ Olympic Development Program Region I, Coach for Boys 1995 – 1998
2005 – 2007, Montville High School, Boys Varsity Soccer Trainer
2003 – 2012, Tommy’s European School of Soccer LLC, Owner of company providing soccer training to
children from ages 3 to 18 years old through individual, small group and team clinics
1999 – 2003, NJ World Class, Coach for U14 Girls Soccer Team

Rick Meana, Director of Coaching. NJ Youth Soccer Association, 732-642-5594
Marco Di Nello, former Head Coach of Montville H. S., (973) 768-0745
Joshua Morgan, Director of Coaching. Claudio Reyna Foundation, (848) 469-6086

Professional Memberships
United States Soccer Coaches Organization #19842
United States Youth Soccer Coaches Connection
National Soccer Coaches Association Of America #148722
United States Soccer Federation #0011-2061-1192-4100

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