Technical Director - OMONIA FC
Nikos Dabizas was born in August 3, 1973.
Experience: Sports Director at Panathinaikos 2013 – 2014, 2014 – 2015
• Quickly restructured the first team of Panathinaikos Athens and built a winning team based on clear team and transfer concepts, by bringing in quality players and giving the opportunity to the best young players in the academy.
• +6.93 Mio Euro Transfer Earnings within 16months Net revenue in relation to transfers 7 million over 16 months
• Winner of the Greek Cup 2014
• Participation Group Phase Europa League 2014/15
• Runner-up Super League 2013/14
• Brought in Marcus Berg from HSV, who had cost them 10 million euros in 2011, on a free transfer and has been one of the outstanding players in the Greek Super league.
Management Skills: Excellent negotiations skills, excellent Communications Skills (Media, Associations, Clubs, Players), assertive Personality, winner Personality, very reliable.
Speaks Greek, English
Qualifications: Holder of UEFA Pro Coaching License, 2015-2017: UEFA MIP Master participants.
Player Career: Veria (1991-94), Olympiacos (1994-98), Newcastle United (1998-2004), Leicester City (2004-2005), AEL (2005-2011), National Team of Greece (1994-2004).
Titles & Achievements: 1997 & 1998, Championship with Olympiacos, Winner of European Championship 2004 with Greece, 2007, Cup winner with AEL Larissa, Captain of National Team, Several Individual Honors as a player in Greece and England (MVP, etc)
The evolution, the rules and the regulations of the game. The role of tactics, the value of basic education and the culture that defines and determines professional sports.