Omar Asad was hired as head coach of Wake Tech men's soccer in January 2018. Coach Asad, a graduate of North Carolina State University, comes to Wake Tech from coaching youth ranks throughout the triangle area. Omar also served as assistant coach for Wake Tech men's soccer during the 2017 season.
After a standout high school career at Athens Drive, Asad continued his playing career at North Carolina State as a center forward. He completed a Business Administration degree with a concentration in Finance in 2012. Currently Asad coaches at Wake Futbol Club and has been an integral part of the success and growth of the club over the past few years. Omar has traveled internationally to deliver soccer essentials and training to underprivileged communities. In the summer of 2017, Asad traveled to Sweden to help coach some of the Triangle’s best at the Gothia Youth World Cup. Omar has coached at numerous collegiate soccer camps including Duke, NC State, and Indiana.