Columbus Crew Coaches: Sigi Schmid Books LLC

ISBN: 9781156303818

Published: May 31st 2010

Paperback

40 pages


Description

Columbus Crew Coaches: Sigi Schmid  by  Books LLC

Columbus Crew Coaches: Sigi Schmid by Books LLC
May 31st 2010 | Paperback | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, AUDIO, mp3, RTF | 40 pages | ISBN: 9781156303818 | 6.28 Mb

Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publishers book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Excerpt: Siegfried Sigi Schmid (born March 20, 1953) is aMorePurchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publishers book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge.

Excerpt: Siegfried Sigi Schmid (born March 20, 1953) is a German-American soccer coach. Born in Tbingen, West Germany, he moved to the United States with his family at the age of four. He played college soccer at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) from 1972 to 1975, where he was a starting midfielder in each of his four years. He coached his former college team, the UCLA Bruins, between 1980 and 1999. During that period, he became one of the most successful collegiate coaches of all time, leading the Bruins to a record of 3226333 (wins-losses-draws).

The team made 16 consecutive playoff appearances from 1983 to 1998, winning the national championship in 1985, 1990, and 1997. Schmid also worked with U.S. Soccer throughout the 1990s. Schmid has coached the Los Angeles Galaxy and the Columbus Crew in Major League Soccer (MLS). He became the head coach of Seattle Sounders FC in 2009. Despite never having played soccer at a professional level, he has the most coaching wins in MLS history, and was the recipient of the MLS Coach of the Year Award in 1999 and 2008. Schmid has been praised for his defensive tactics along with his eye for new talent throughout his career.

With a Bachelor of Economics degree from UCLA and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Southern California, he was a Certified Public Accountant before coaching full-time. Schmid and his wife have four children, and he has a younger brother. Sigi Schmid was born in Tbingen, West Germany, in 1953.

He moved with his family to the United States in 1956. They relocated to Torrance, California in 1962. In his youth, Schmid visited Germany with his family for two to three months almost every summer. There he played soccer with the local children and tr... More: http://booksllc.net/?id=2192151



Enter the sum





Related Archive Books



Related Books


Comments

Comments for "Columbus Crew Coaches: Sigi Schmid":


oracle-marketing.com

©2013-2015 | DMCA | Contact us