Coach Nelson has been a coach at NPSA since 2015.skip navigation
Full Name: Nelson Salazar
Birthdate: March 14th
Hometown: Kirkland, WA
Club Supporter: Sounders FC and Arsenal FC
Favorite soccer player: Edgar Davids
Club Role: B06 White Bellevue - G02 White Bellevue
Coaching Qualifications - NSCAA Certified
Coach Nelson has been a coach at our club since 2015. Coach Nelson has 2 daughters who play with our club and they all love traveling and creating fun soccer memories. When Nelson isn’t coaching, he is a sales and business development leader in the high-tech field and is a martial arts instructor. He is a nationally ranked Judo instructor and competed at the University of Washington in his college days. Nelson stays active to this day and still competes in the GSSL.
Nelson has had a great amount of success with the club winning 2 Copa league titles and a Classic title. He was also a finalist in the Sky River Cup, Eastside FC Cup, Washington Cup, and Skagit Super Cup. He was also a Seattle Cup Champion with his GU16 girls. Coach Nelson has many awesome soccer memories being with friends, being a part of the soccer jamborees, and even watching Mt St Helens erupt during a game!