Greg Vanney named his training workforce forward of his first season with the LA Galaxy on Tuesday, naming 3 of his former assistant coaches at Toronto FC, Dan Calichman, Nick Theslof and Jason Bent, to his workforce. Becoming a member of them is former Galaxy goalkeeper Kevin Hartman, who would be the workforce’s goalkeeper trainer.
The trio of ex-Toronto coaches labored with Vanney for the whole lot of his time there, together with the 2017 season when the workforce turned into the 1st in MLS to win the treble. Each Calichman and Bent are former MLS avid gamers, with Calichman in fact taking part in with Vanney for the Galaxy from 1996 to 1998.
“You need to construct a tradition however a tradition is not constructed off simply the previous, it is about what you do each unmarried day.”
Greg Vanney at the hiring of Dan Calichman, Nick Theslof, Jason Bent, and Kevin Hartman to his training workforce 💙🤍💛 percent.twitter.com/P1kGZC1d2d
— LA Galaxy (@LAGalaxy) February 2, 2021
Calichman additionally has enjoy training on the school degree, training the lads’s football workforce at Claremont McKenna Faculty earlier than becoming a member of Toronto. Theslof additionally labored within the school recreation with Ohio Wesleyan College, and labored as a scout for the German nationwide workforce and Bayern Munich earlier than coming to MLS, first as an assistant at Chivas USA. Bent labored within the Toronto academy earlier than running with Vanney.
Hartman is the most recent addition to the first-team training workforce, however like him is a former Galaxy participant. He was once prior to now the Galaxy’s Academy Director.