Stojan "Niki" Nikolic - Club Director and Head Coach
Niki's early professional career began as a member of theCoach NikiBalkan Cup championship team in Radnicki, Yugoslavia, where he led his team to a 2-1 victory, scoring both goals and receiving a gold medal. He arrived in the United States in 1978 to play for the NASL Tulsa Roughnecks, and later the Philadelphia Fury. His playing career continued indoors, playing two seasons with the MISL Philadelphia Fever and Baltimore Blast. He was a member of the Kansas City Comets' 1984 play-off team and served as their assistant coach from 1986-1988. Niki became head coach of the expansion franchise Hershey Impact in September of 1988, exceeding all expectations by leading a young team, comprised largely of rookies, to the NPSL play-offs for two consecutive years. In 1994, Niki founded Super Nova F.C.

Niki has assembled a staff of experienced coaches dedicated to teaching players of all ages the skills and tactics needed to compete at the highest levels. Each player is afforded the opportunity to learn from coaches that have played at both the amateur and professional levels. Our coaches possess the ability to transfer their knowledge of the game to the young athletes that comprise Super Nova.

Philosophy

At SuperNova, all of our coaches work with all of our teams on a rotating basis. This enables each coach to bring unique skills and individual experiences to practices and game situations, and provides an enhanced learning environment. Learn more here: