MAKING A LIST: WPS head coaches

Jorge Barcellos, who coached Brazil to second place at the 2007 Women's World Cup and the silver medal in the 2008 Olympic women's soccer competition, is headed to Women's Professional Soccer, where he will serve as the St. Louis head coach. Dallas and Los Angeles have yet to hire coaches with only weeks to go before the first player selections take place for the WPS's 2009 launch.

CLUB COACH (PREVIOUS POSITION)
BOSTON
Tony DiCicco (U.S. under-20 women's national team coach)
CHICAGO
Emma Hayes (Arsenal Ladies Football Club assistant coach)
DALLAS
TBA
LOS ANGELES
TBA
NEW YORK/NEW JERSEY
Ian Sawyers (Julie Foudy Sports Leadership Academy director)
ST. LOUIS
Jorge Barcellos (Brazil women's national team coach)
WASHINGTON Jim Gabarra (Washington Freedom, W-League)

 

Next story loading loading..