Agoos hired as MLS technical director
Former All-Star defender Jeff Agoos has been hired by Major
League Soccer as technical director of competition.
He will work with Nelson Rodriguez, executive vice president of
competition and game operations, on planning and competition
Agoos is a member of the National Soccer Hall of Fame who was a
five-time MLS champion and nine-time All-Star during a 10-year
career with D.C. United, San Jose and New York. He burned his
uniform when he failed to make the 1994 U.S. World Cup roster and
had an own goal against Portugal in the Americans’ opener against
Portugal at the 2002 World Cup.
He worked for the Red Bulls as technical director and sporting
director after his retirement.