Meet Our Coaches

Kevin Gnatiko

U9 Boys, U11 Boys, U13 Boys, U14 Boys, U15 Boys- Head Coach

Kevin Gnatiko

Coach Kevin grew up in Montgomery Village and attended Watkins Mill High School. As a four-year varsity player for Watkins Mill, Coach Kevin was selected as an all County player for 3 years, All-Met First team (Washington Post), and Montgomery County Player of the year honors. After High School Coach Kevin played NCAA Division I College Soccer for UMBC, wining All-conference selection in 2007. After College, Coach Kevin became a professional player for Crystal Palace. After retiring from pro soccer, Coach Kevin has found a true passion for coaching and developing other athletes. He has coached youth players ranging from 6 to 18 years of age. Gnatiko is the Founder of Go Premier Soccer Cub and the Head Boys Varsity Soccer Coach at Quince Orchard High School. In his first 4 years of coaching High school (2014-Current, Coach Kevin has led the Cougars to the number 1 seed in the Section II 4A West Region in his first 3 seasons and winning the 4A West Division Championship in 2016. Prior to Go Premier and QOHS, Coach Gnatiko has coached boys and girls teams in the OBSL, NCSL, and WAGS soccer leagues from 2009-present

Brian Urioste

U16 Boys Head Coach

Brian Urioste

Coach Brian is a FA (England), RFEF Nivel 1(Uefa B Equivalency Spain), and USSF Licensed coach. Also, the head Boys’ Varsity coach at Richard Montgomery High School. Coach Brian has been influential in developing players of all levels to become better soccer players and better people. It is this expertise and passion for the game that has driven Brian Urioste throughout his career. Coach Brian was also a professional soccer player in Club Bolivar (La Paz, Bolivia) and represented Bolivia National team at the youth levels (U17, U20). Coach Brian believes in enhancing the inner and outer aspects of the game to each player—By implementing mindfulness training as well as conducting high cognitive training sessions.

Nelson Vasquez

U17 & U18 Head Coach

Nelson Vasquez

Coach Nelson's currently the Boys Junior Varsity soccer head coach at Quince Orchard High School. He Played at Walter Johnson HS in Bethesda MD all 4 years of high school and was part of the team that won the State Championship in 2007. Nelson also has playing experience in Okinawa, Japan for the Naval base Team then got called up to play for the All-Marine Teams during his stay there. He also made the All-Armed Forces Team for the Pacific Region during the time he was stationed in Okinawa. He had semi-professional experience playing for F.C. Ryuku, a team in Japan’s third tier league (J3 League).

Nick Loutoo

U11 Girls Head Coach

Nick Loutoo

Coach Nick is currently the boys Junior Varsity head coach at Rockville High School and also the head coach at Shady Grove Middle School. He played varsity soccer for Magruder High School from 2000 - 2004 serving as captain for all four years. During his time at Magruder coach, Nick won the State Champions in ‘02 and Regional Champions in ‘04. After High school, he attended Montgomery College from 2004 to 2007. During his time at Montgomery College, he was the captain and made appearances to play for State (‘05), District (‘06), and Regional Championship (‘07) games. Nick hopes to be able to raise great soccer players on and off the field moving forward. His philosophy toward this beautiful game is to take the 360 approach. To work on the mental aspect just as much as the physical part, To emphasize hard and proper work over short cut wins, and to gain positive characteristics that will elevate the players later in life rather than short term gratification.

Gabriel Psallidas

Gabriel Psallidas

Coach Gabriel attended Quince Orchard High School, playing varsity sophomore and senior year accounting 13 goals and 7 assists in his career earning team MVP and top goal scorer senior year. Junior Year he played for Baltimore Armour Academy. He played for Mclean Soccer Club senior year where his team was ranked #1 in the nation and went on to win the Virginia state cup in 2019.After High School Gabriel attended Marymount University playing freshman and sophomore year appearing in all 24 career games. Gabriel will continue his education at University of Maryland Global Campuses. Gabriel has coached at GPS summer camps since his freshman year of highschool and has a growing passion for coaching and developing kids to compete at a high level.

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