5 - Nazmi Albadawi

Position: Midfielder
Birthdate: 8/24/1991
Hometown: Raleigh, North Carolina
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 165
Twitter: @NazmiAlbadawi

BIO

Professional:

  • Has spent his entire career before joining FCC with USL newcomer North Carolina FC
  • Named to the NASL Best XI during the 2016 and 2017 seasons
  • Helped his team reach the 2017 NASL semi-finals
  • Set the NASL single season assist record in 2016

College:

  • Attended North Carolina State University from 2010-2013
  • Named All-ACC second team during his senior 2013 season

High School:

  • Developed his game at Athens Drive High School
  • Earned All-Conference his senior year
  • Captained his team for his junior and senior seasons
  • Contributed an astounding 35 goals and 50 assists in four seasons

Youth:

  • Began his soccer career at CASL and Triangle United youth clubs
  • With Triangle United, Albadawi won the U16, U17 and U18 State and Region Titles
  • While with CASL he won the U12 State Championship