List of Major League Soccer coaches
The following is a list of Major League Soccer coaches — including lists of current coaches and coaches with most wins. Major League Soccer is a Division 1 professional soccer league, with 24 teams — 21 in the United States and 3 in Canada.
Current MLS coachesEdit
|Name||Nationality||Age||Club||From||Played in MLS|
|Frank de Boer||Netherlands||48||Atlanta United FC||2018||N/A|
|Veljko Paunović||Serbia||41||Chicago Fire||2015||2011|
|Alan Koch (soccer)||South Africa||43||FC Cincinnati||2018||N/A|
|Anthony Hudson||England||37||Colorado Rapids||2017||N/A|
|Caleb Porter||United States||44||Columbus Crew||2019||1999–2000|
|Luchi Gonzalez||United States||38||FC Dallas||2019||2002, 2005-06|
|Ben Olsen||United States||41||D.C. United||2010||1998–2009|
|Wilmer Cabrera||Colombia||51||Houston Dynamo||2016||N/A|
|Bob Bradley||United States||60||Los Angeles FC||2017||N/A|
|Guillermo Barros Schelotto||Argentina||45||LA Galaxy||2018||2007–2010|
|Adrian Heath||England||58||Minnesota United FC||2016||N/A|
|Rémi Garde||France||52||Montreal Impact||2017||N/A|
|Brad Friedel||United States||47||New England Revolution||2017||1996–1997|
|Chris Armas||United States||45||New York Red Bulls||2018||1996–2009|
|Domènec Torrent||Spain||56||New York City FC||2018||N/A|
|James O'Connor||Ireland||39||Orlando City SC||2018||N/A|
|Jim Curtin||United States||39||Philadelphia Union||2014||2001–2009|
|Giovanni Savarese||Venezuela||47||Portland Timbers||2017||1996–1998, 2000|
|Mike Petke||United States||43||Real Salt Lake||2017||1998–2010|
|Matias Almeyda||Argentina||45||San Jose Earthquakes||2018||N/A|
|Brian Schmetzer||United States||56||Seattle Sounders FC||2016||N/A|
|Peter Vermes||United States||52||Sporting Kansas City||2009||1996–2002|
|Greg Vanney||United States||44||Toronto FC||2014||1996–2001; 2005–2008|
|Marc Dos Santos||Canada||41||Vancouver Whitecaps FC||2018||N/A|
Most coaching winsEdit
Regular season winsEdit
Post season winsEdit
The following table shows the MLS head coaches that have won the Coach of the Year, MLS Cup, or Supporters' Shield at least twice.
|Coach||Coach of the Year||MLS Cup||Supporters' Shield|
|Bruce Arena||3 (1997, 2009, 2011)||5 (1996, 1997, 2011, 2012, 2014)||3 (1997, 2010, 2011)|
|Sigi Schmid||2 (1999, 2008)||2 (2002, 2008)||3 (2002, 2008, 2014)|
|Frank Yallop||2 (2001, 2012)||2 (2001, 2003)||1 (2012)|
|Dominic Kinnear||1 (2005)||2 (2006, 2007)||1 (2005)|
|Thomas Rongen||1 (1996)||1 (1999)||2 (1996, 1999)|
|Bob Bradley||2 (1998, 2006)||1 (1998)||—|
List of all time coachesEdit
The list of coaches includes everyone who has coached a club while they were in the MLS, whether in a permanent or temporary role. Interim coaches are listed only when they managed the team for at least one match in that period.
Coaches with in italics and highlighted in yellow are currently coaching a club.
- As of June 30, 2018
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- "Real Salt Lake announces that Jason Kreis will not return to club in 2014". Real Salt Lake. December 10, 2013. Retrieved July 26, 2016.
- "Beyond The Box Score: Vermes claims 100th win as SKC blanks Portland yet again", Sporting Kansas City, August 1, 2016.
- "Rongen out as D.C. coach", USA Today, October 10, 2001.
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