Club Coaches – OP Soccer Club

Tim Chik - Director of Coaching
  • Current Position: Director of Coaching – OP Soccer Club
  • Coaching Contact: Phone: 913-749-7609 / Email: timc@opsoccerclub.org
  • Coaching License: USSF National "D" License
  • Coaching Experience:
    • Coached for over 19 years (High School and Club)
    • 2018 Heartland Boys Coach of the Year
    • Experience coaching Academy and Competitive teams
    • Experience coaching both Boys and Girls teams
    • Experience coaching players from U7 to U18
  • Teams during 2019-2020 seasons (6 teams):
    • 2010B (Inter Milan, AC Milan, Select)
    • 2009B (Juventus)
    • 2004B (Academy and Elite - D1 and D3)
  • Coach Name: Tom HolmesTom Holmes - Director of Player Development
  • Current Position: Director of Player Development & Pre-Competitive Dragons Program Director – OP Soccer Club
  • Contact Information: info@opsoccerclub.org
  • Coaching Licenses:
    • USSF C License
    • UEFA C License
  • Playing Experience:
    • Chester City Youth Academy- Center of Excellence
    • University of Central Lancashire
    • Airbus U.K Football Club - National League of Wales
  • Coaching Experience:
    • 2019 Heartland Coach of the Year
    • Coached girls and boys, aged 3-18, high-school & club, for over 15 years in the United Kingdom & USA
    • Coaches Academy level teams on the boys and girls side/
  • Teams in 2019/20 season
    • Hammers Academy Blue 08 Girls U12 - Division 1
    • Hammers Academy Maroon 08 Girls U12 - Division 3
    • Hammers Academy 06 Girls U14 - Division 2
    • Hammers Academy 04 Girls U16 - Division 1
    • Hammers Academy 07 Boys U13 - Division 2
    • Hammers Academy 02 Boys U18 - Division 2
  • Teams for 2020/21 season
    • Hammers Academy 08 Girls U13 - Division 1
    • Hammers Academy 06 Girls U15 - Division 2
    • Hammers Academy 04 Girls U17 - Division 1
    • Hammers Academy 07 Boys U14 - Division 2
    • Hammers Academy 02 Boys U19 - Division 1
  • Current Position: Director of Lions Program – OP Soccer ClubSean Clarke – Director of Lions Pre Competitive
  • Coaching Contact: Phone: 913-278-9632 / Email: seanc@opsoccerclub.org
  • Coaching License: USSF National "E" License (Working on D License
  • Coaching Experience:
    • 2019 Heartland Soccer Association Girls Coach of the Year for OP Soccer Club
    • Coach players between 2-18 years old of both genders
    • Coaching for over 14 years in England and USA
    • Experience coaching at recreational, competitive & academy levels
  • Teams during 2019-2020 seasons (5 teams):
    • 2010 Girls u10 D5 (Liverpool & Barcelona)
    • 2008 Boys U12 D3 (Roma)
    • 2007 Girls U13 D7 (Dortmund)
    • 2006 Girls U14 D5 (Dortmund)
  • Coaching License: USSF National “D” LicenseCoach Mohammed Hassan – OP Soccer Club
  • Coaching Experience:
    • I started to play semi-pro back at age 14 years old until age 18 years and then I played in the biggest club call Al Ahley for one year from age 19 to 20 and then I came to America.
    • Played here in American semi-pro too for a team calls Barlliros for two years 2017 to 2019.
    • Assistant coach for Goran Hunjak who was a professional soccer player from 2012 to 2013.
    • Coached at Donnelley college from 2013 to 2014.
    • Coached for KC pride from 2014 to 2017 from age 6 years old to 17.
    • Coach with OP Soccer Club since 2017.
    • Coach semi-pro indoor team from 2019 to 2020 the name of the team is Barlliros.
  • Coaching Licenses: Alok has completed his USSF E license.Coach Alok Pal – OP Soccer Club
  • Coaching Experience: Alok has been coaching competitively for 10 years. He has coached many youth competitive club teams in high divisions who have achieved both league and tournament success.
  • Playing experience: Alok has been playing soccer from a very young age. He played competitive youth, high school and adult soccer for many years.
  • Coach Contact: Email: craigw@opsoccerclub.orgCoach Craig Wong - OP Soccer Club
  • Coaching License: USSF National “E” License
  • Coaching Experience: Coached youth soccer for 10+ years, the last 6 years with OP Soccer Club and involved with soccer for 20 years either playing or coaching.
  • Current Position: Coach — OP Soccer ClubCoach Paul Walker – OP Soccer Club
  • Coach Contact: Phone: 913-593-1144 | Email: pw8053@hotmail.com
  • Coaching License: USSF National “F” License
  • Coaching Experience: Coached youth soccer for 5 years
  • Teams during 2019-2020 seasons:
    • 2010 Pre-Academy Boys U10 (D3)
  • Teams during 2020-2021 seasons:
    • 2010 Academy Boys U11
    • 2013 Boys U8
  • Playing Experience:
    • Johnson County Community College
    • NSCAA All-American (’98)
Coach Name: Curtis Thurston
Current Position: Coach — OP Soccer Club
Coach Contact: Phone: 816-398-2072 | Email: ctjambo@hotmail.com
Coaching License: USSF National “F” License
Coaching Experience: Coached youth soccer for 5 years
Teams during 2019-2020 seasons: 2011 Pre-Academy (D3) in Fall and D2 in Spring
Teams during 2020-2021 seasons: 2011 Academy