Mattar M’Boge departs assistant coach role at Loudoun United FC


Former Gambia U-20 Head Coach Mattar M’Boge has left his role as Assistant Coach of Loudoun United FC—an American professional soccer team based in Leesburg, Virginia.

The club announced his departure on Thursday.

“…he departs the club to continue building on his impressive coaching career overseas. Best of luck Coach!”  

The Gambian coach was appointed in July 2022 when he was the head coach of the Gambia U-23.  Below is a list of his successes.  


GFF First Division 2014 – Winner

WAFU ‘A’ (West Africa Zone) U-20 Championship 2018 – Winner

WAFU ‘A’ U-20 Championship 2019 – Bronze medal

WAFU ‘A’ U-20 Championship 2020 – Winner

Africa U-20 Cup of Nations 2021 – Bronze medal – qualified to 2021 FIFA U-20 World Cup (cancelled due to covid-19 pandemic)

Individual Accolades

WAFU ‘A’ U-20 Championship – ‘Best Coach’ – 2020

Gambia Football Coaches’ Association Achievement Award – 2021

Sports Journalists’ Association of The Gambia Special Award – 2021

‘B’ level UEFA & CAF certification