An internationally known and acclaimed soccer coach and clinician, Ihor has more than 30 years of professional experience and the highest coaching accreditations. He has led teams to the top national rankings, winning national, regional and state titles with many players going on to play at top collegiate and professional levels.
Ihor is a Region I Staff Coach, License Instructor and Director of the Chyzowych Soccer School and Custom Soccer Training National, based in Cincinnati. He also serves as Head Coach for the Northern Kentucky Soccer Academy and is a repeat presenter and clinician at the NSCAA convention and coaching clinics.
Before coaching, Ihor played professionally at the highest levels. He was named to the 1980 U.S. Olympic Team as a Pool Player and was drafted to play professionally in Europe as well as the US, playing for the Chicago Sting and NY Cosmos (Pele's team).
Past work includes:
Chyzowych Soccer School, Director
Region I Staff Coach
Northern Kentucky Soccer Academy, Head Coach
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