Nuno Passos

Solar Soccer Coach

Coach Passos is closing in on 20 years of coaching experience in both High School and Club soccer. Passos has coached in some of the most Nationally recognized soccer leagues and tournaments in the Nation including Dallas Cup, Disney, USYS Nationals ,USYS National League, USYS Regionals, Southern Regional Premier League, Premier League West, and Dallas Classic.

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EDUCATION

  • High School Diploma-Central Tech-Toronto, Ca 1992
  • Ranger College AS- Ranger, Tx 1997
  • Tarleton State BS- Stephenville, TX 1999
  • State Board of Education Certificate/Classroom Teacher-Texas 2000
  • USSF National "D" License

CONTACT INFO

  • 817-680-8090
  • N_PASSOS@HOTMAIL.COM
  • solarsoccerclub.com

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • DALLAS CUP FINALIST 2016
  • DALLAS CUP SEMIFINALIST 2015
  • DISNEY SOCCER SHOWCASE FINALIST 2016
  • US YOUTH SOCCER NATIONAL LEAGUE CHAMPION 2016
  • US YOUTH SOCCER NATIONALS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2016
  • US YOUTH SOCCER NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS-BRONZE MEDALIST 2014
  • US YOUTH SOCCER NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS-BRONZE MEDALIST 2013
  • US YOUTH SOCCER REGIONAL CHAMPIONS 2014
  • US YOUTH SOCCER REGIONAL CHAMPIONS 2013
  • US YOUTH SOUTHERN REGIONAL LEAGUE CHAMPIONS 2015
  • US YOUTH SOUTHERN REGIONAL LEAGUE CHAMPIONS 2014
  • 2 PREMIER LEAGUE WEST CHAMPIONSHIPS
  • 3 NORTH TEXAS STATE CUP CHAMPIONSHIPS
  • 5 BOYS CLASSIC LEAGUE GRAND CHAMPIONSHIPS
  • COACHED AND DEVELOPED 3 US REGIONAL/NATIONAL POOL PLAYERS
  • 2014 US YOUTH SOCCER NORTH TEXAS BOYS COMPETITIVE CLUB COACH OF THE YEAR
NATIONAL TEAM PLAYERS
CHAMPIONSHIPS
COLLEGE COMMITS
PLAYERS INFLUENCED

EXPERIENCE

Coach Passos was born in Oeiras, Portugal. He was introduced at a very young age to soccer by his dad a GK in the Sporting Clube de Portugal Academy.  Although he and his mom grew up a Benfica fans his love for the sport grew when he moved to Toronto, Canada. Passos played youth soccer among many other sports in Canada and took great satisfaction playing forward striker. 
Coach Passos is married with 2 kids and he currently resides in Mansfield, Tx.  His son Damion played youth soccer for Solar SC and his daughter has just began playing as well. Coach Passos is also 4 time District HS Coach of the Year and a 1 time Dallas Morning News and Star Telegram Coach of the Year. He has been a Head coach at Arlington Sam Houston and Duncanville HS. In 2014 he was selected as the Texas High School Regional Coach of the Year in and also the N. Texas Competitive Club Coach of the Year.

TEAMS

USSF Development Academy

U13 Girls

ECNL

U13 Girls

USSF Development Academy

U14 Girls

ECNL

U14 Girls

WHAT PLAYERS SAY?

"His style of coaching always pushes me to be my very best."

— 
Solar SC U19G.

"He inspires me to do my best ."

— 
Solar SC U14G