Nouf Tajini
Nouf Tajini

Player Profile

Casablanca, Morocco

High School:
Lycee Mohamed V H.S.

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 140


Before Maryland: At Lycee Mohammed V in Casablanca, Tajini's team was the runner-up in 1996 after winning the national championship in 1995 … a member of the 1996 Morocco Under-17 National Team, Tajini was a 1993 and 1994 champion with WAC in Nice Cup in France … played in the all-star game in 1996 for the Mideast region … comes to Maryland from Northern Virginia Commonwealth College which he attended in 1997 ... played for Balboa F.C. in the ISL and was honored with the Best Attacking Midfielder Award after scoring two goals and adding 13 asissts.

Personal: Born May 18, 1979, his full name is Naoufal Tajini … he is the son of Fatima El Ovalidi and El Rhazovani Tajini … he has three brothers: Khalil (35), Samir (34), and Youssef (28), and one sister, Houda (30) … his interests outside of soccer include theatres, movies, magazines, and surfing … his favorite athlete is Davids Juventus, and he most admires his father because he reached what he wanted, not forgetting his past … an engineering major.