Bruce Arena is the fifth coach to take the helm of an MLS club after coaching a World Cup team. He is the third coach of the Red Bulls (nee MetroStars) who arrived with World Cup head-coaching experience.
World Cup 2002(USA),World Cup 2006(USA)
MLS:New York Red Bulls (Hired July 2006).
World Cup 1986(Mexico),World Cup 1990(Costa Rica),World Cup 1994(USA),World Cup 1998(Nigeria)
MLS:MetroStars(1998-99) Took over with one regular-season game left in 1998 season after the Metros already clinched a playoff spot, then lost both playoff games. Compiled 7-25 win-loss record in 1999.
Carlos Alberto Parreira
World Cup 1982(Kuwait), World Cup 1990(UAE),World Cup 1994 (Brazil)
MLS:MetroStars (1997) Compiled a 13-19 record and failed to reach the playoffs.
World Cup 1990(USA)
MLS:Kansas City(1999-present). Won 2000 MLS title.
World Cup 1998(USA)
MLS:Los Angeles Galaxy (2005-2006). Won 2005 MLS title.