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Coaches

Team Evanston Coaching Staff 2019-2020

Team Evanston has a professionally licensed coaching staff with decades of experience developing players at all levels. All of our coaches were former players themselves including some former professional players. Our coaching experience extends from an academy level abroad to the youngest ages in the US. Our coaches have coaching experience on five continents and professional playing experience in the US and Europe. 

Team Evanston's leadership includes Almir Hot (Director U9-U12), and Mauricio Dos Santos (Director, Pre-Travel and U8). Ryan C. French is the Evanston Soccer Association Executive Director (Team Evanston and CFJ North Shore). Rich Hollingsworth is the Club Administrator. 


Heads-Up Concussion Certification

All Team Evanston Coaches are required to complete the Heads-Up concussion certification for injury prevention, awareness, and reporting.

Safe Sport Certification

All Team Evanston coaches are required to go through Safe Sport; an Education and awareness training for creating safe and respectful sporting environments, free of abuse and harassment.


Administration

Ryan C.  French

Ryan C. French

Executive Director

Rich Hollingsworth

Rich Hollingsworth

Club Administrator


Directors

Almir Hot

Almir Hot

Director, Team Evanston

Mauricio Dos Santos

Mauricio Dos Santos

Director, Pre-Travel & U8


Coaching Staff

Jove Bogdanovski

Jove Bogdanovski

Goalkeeper Coach

Faruk Dzambegovic

Faruk Dzambegovic

Staff Coach

Chris Fera

Chris Fera

Staff Coach


Josha Kruvand

Josha Kruvand

Staff Coach

Senad Hot

Senad Hot

Director, CFJNS U13-U19

Dani Martinez

Dani Martinez

Director, Special Programs


Kuba Piotrowski

Kuba Piotrowski

Staff Coach

Dule Radovanovic

Dule Radovanovic

Director of Recruiting, CFJNS

Milos Stojiljkovic

Milos Stojiljkovic

Staff Coach