Diego Ordaz is a Head Coach for the Atlanta United Academy who joined the club in August 2018 ahead of the 2018/19 Academy season.
Ordaz joins Atlanta United’s Academy after a distinguished 14-year professional career in Mexico. He played for several sides in the Mexican top flight, including time at Monterrey (2003-09), where he totaled 185 appearances for the storied club. His other stints in Mexico included time with Jaguares (2010 & 2014-15), Atlante (2011 & 2013), San Luis (2012) and Lobos BUAP (2nd Division 2013-14). Following retirement, the former outside back moved to Atlanta in 2016 and has been working with youth players across the city. Ordaz will be working closely with Atlanta United’s U-13 group.