The Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club is extremely pleased to announce the addition of Neathan Gibson and his family to the club. Neathan comes originally from South Africa and holds a United States Soccer Federation 'A' License. He joins the club from Grand Rapids, Michigan where he was the Executive Director / Technical Director of Soccer for the Michigan Fire Juniors which is partner of the Chicago Fire.
Professional Playing / Coaching Background:
- Sarawak FC, Malaysian Premier League
- IFK NORRKOPPING, Swedish Premier League
- Albirex Niigata, Japanese 2nd Division
- MyPa - 47, Finnish Premier League
- Colorado Rapids, MLS
- Rochester Rhinos, A-League
- Des Moines Menace FC - Assistant Coach / Youth Academy Director
- Executive Director / Technical Director - Michigan Fire Juniors
Neathan has been married to Denise for 23 years and they have three boys (Jack - 18, Nash - 14 and Vinnie - 5).
“Neathan has an extensive background in the game. He’s played professionally all over the world including a stint in Major League Soccer (MLS). He’s coached and directed clubs at the youth level, coached both men’s and women’s college soccer and coached in the Premier Development League (PDL). These vast experiences are exactly what the leadership was looking for at this time in the continued development of the Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club." David Dengerink, Academy Director.