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We're here to provide you and your family with the best youth soccer experience possible! We are proud to bring you a group of highly accomplished coaches and administrators.

Ali Arman

Director of Coaching                                                


Director of Coaching Ali Arman has served as MSC Technical Director for the U8-U12 age groups for the past three years. 
He also has coached soccer at Riverdale High School since 1998, where his teams there have won seven district
championships, five region championships and have made seven state tournament appearances. 

Arman previously served as Director of Coaching for Stones River Futbol Club from 2010 to 2013, 
and is currently a coach for Tennessee Soccer.  He also has served as a coach for the Olympic Development Program. 

Arman is a National Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Associate Staff Coach
and a NSCAA State Director for Western Tennessee.  He holds a NSCAA Premier Diploma, Director of
Coaching Diploma and Goalkeeping (GK) Diploma.  

Coach Arman is married to Jill Arman, and they have three children:  Josh, age 21, Khalil, age 9, and Noah, age 5.

“I love leading Murfreesboro Soccer Club as Director of Coaching,” Arman said.  “We are in a very
strong position as we move into 2016. We are committed to the kids and young people of this area,
to improve both their skills and their enjoyment of soccer.”

Alan Oates

Assistant Director of Coaching,  U13-U18


Assistant Director of Coaching Alan Oates has worked with MSC for the past 22 years, and in his new position will serve
as Assistant Director of Coaching for the U13-U18 age group. 

Oates is a lifelong soccer player and coach.  He played for the Nashville Metros, for the Chattanooga Express and for the
Krung Thai Bank in Bangkok, Thailand. Oates previously served MSC as Technical Director for two years,
from August 2013 to July 2015. 

Under Oates’ leadership, teams have earned four state championships, one President’s Cup regional championship
and national championship, as well as region Premier League finalists and D1 regional quarterfinalists. 
Oates has a NSCAA Advanced National Diploma and a NSCAA GK Diploma.   

“I’m excited about taking on this position with the club,” Oates said.  “Our policies, procedures, curriculum and leadership
throughout the organization are very strong. MSC’s kids can expect a great year of soccer.”

Sharon Barnett

Administrative Assistant
Phone:  615.203.6603

Coaching Staff

Coach:  Tre Arhagba


Coach: Fifi Dadson 


Coach:  Chris Edwards

Coach:  Jason Finley


Coach:  Austin Hayes


Coach:  Scott Hughes

Coach:  Bob Kucker

Coach:  Raul Lopez


Coach:  Lauren Mayer

Coach:  Tim Pogue

Coach:  Abby Roark

Coach:  Mike Smith

Coach:  William Vice

Coach:  Zach Wilbur


Coach:  Andrew Wright



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