's technical staff at MLS expansion team Los Angeles FC will include 2017 NASL Coach of the Year Marc Dos Santos
, two former U.S. internationals, Mike Sorber
, Zak Abdel
, Bradley's long-time goalkeeper coach, and Kenny Arena
Dos Santos was the NASL Coach of the Year with the San Francisco Deltas, whom he led to
the 2017 NASL title in their first and only year, and Ottawa in 2015. In 2016, he led Swope Park Rangers to the USL final in its first season.
The Canadian also had stops in Canada with
the Trois-Rivieres Attak FC (2007-08) and Montreal Impact (2009-2011) and in Brazil with FC Primeira Camisa (U-20s) and Palmeiras (U-15s).
Sorber, Abdel and Arena have all been U.S.
national team assistant coaches and worked under Bradley.
Sorber, who will be LAFC’s Director of Soccer Operations, started for the USA at the 1994 World Cup. He spent seven years
as the head coach at alma mater Saint Louis University before joined Bradley as an assistant on the national team in 2007. Since then, he has been an assistant at Montreal and Philadelphia in MLS.
Arena joins LAFC from the U.S. national team, where he spent the past year as an assistant coach for his father, Bruce Arena
. He worked under Bradley for a year with the MetroStars in
2003 and also spent time as an assistant at UCLA and George Mason. He was a head coach for one year at FIU in 2012.
Abdel worked with Bradley as goalkeeper coach on the U.S. national team
and Egyptian national team. He spent time in MLS with the LA Galaxy (1998-2004) and under Bradley at Chivas USA (2006-2007).
Razov, who spent the last three years as an assistant coach in
MLS with Seattle and the Galaxy, played on Bradley’s 1998 Chicago Fire MLS championship team and played for him with the MetroStars and Chivas USA.