List of famous coaches with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Sports coaches are the professionals who instruct and train the athletes participating in some specific sports. Coaches play a very important role in helping individual players and teams achieve their full potential and thereby improve their performances. Professional sports are highly competitive and in such situations the responsibilities of the coach increases manifold. Often the head coach of a professional team is assisted by assistant coaches and physical trainers. Coaches identify the strengths and weaknesses of their clients and help them in implementing a suitable training programme to improve their physical and psychological fitness. In addition to helping professional players in achieving their highest potentials, coaches also scout for new talents. They play the role of mentors as they encourage and motivate aspiring sportspersons to take up a particular sport. Coaches in any sport are required to have experience and expertise in playing that particular sport. The duties and responsibilities of coaches differ according to the sports they coach their clients in. It is a highly demanding yet highly satisfying job. Browse this section to explore about the life and works of various famous sports coaches from all over the world.

Urban MeyerUrban Meyer
(American)
Unai EmeryUnai Emery
(Spanish)

Jimbo FisherJimbo Fisher
(American)
Marcelo BielsaMarcelo Bielsa
(Argentinian)
Carlo AncelottiCarlo Ancelotti
(Italian)

Pete CarrollPete Carroll
(American)
Rafael BenítezRafael Benítez
(Spanish)
Lane KiffinLane Kiffin
(American)

Claudio RanieriClaudio Ranieri
(Italian)
Les MilesLes Miles
(American)
Dan MullenDan Mullen
(American)

Bob StoopsBob Stoops
(American)
Bill ParcellsBill Parcells
(American)
John HarbaughJohn Harbaugh
(American)

Lou HoltzLou Holtz
(American)
Bill SnyderBill Snyder
(American)
Roy HodgsonRoy Hodgson
(British)

Charlie StrongCharlie Strong
(American)
Rich RodriguezRich Rodriguez
(American)
Kevin SumlinKevin Sumlin
(American)

Brendan RodgersBrendan Rodgers
(British)
Massimiliano AllegriMassimiliano Allegri
(Italian)
Bobby PetrinoBobby Petrino
(American)

Jim TresselJim Tressel
(American)
Bret BielemaBret Bielema
(American)
Louis van GaalLouis van Gaal
(Dutch)

Rex RyanRex Ryan
(American)
Alfredo Di StéfanoAlfredo Di Stéfano
(Argentinian,Colombian,Spanish)
Pat RileyPat Riley
(American)

Will MuschampWill Muschamp
(American)
Harry RedknappHarry Redknapp
(British)
Mike KrzyzewskiMike Krzyzewski
(Polish,American)

Gus MalzahnGus Malzahn
(American)
Mark RichtMark Richt
(American)
Lee StrasbergLee Strasberg
(American)

Ronald KoemanRonald Koeman
(Dutch)
Bob KnightBob Knight
(American)
Don ShulaDon Shula
(American)

John WoodenJohn Wooden
(American)
Greg SchianoGreg Schiano
(American)
Bo PeliniBo Pelini
(American)

Jim McElwainJim McElwain
(American)
Kirk FerentzKirk Ferentz
(American)
Michael LaudrupMichael Laudrup
(Danish)

Steve McClarenSteve McClaren
(British)
Sven-Göran ErikssonSven-Göran Eriksson
(Swedish)
Luciano SpallettiLuciano Spalletti
(Italian)

Mike RileyMike Riley
(American)
Barry SwitzerBarry Switzer
(American)
Mark DantonioMark Dantonio
(American)

Brad StevensBrad Stevens
(American)
Brady HokeBrady Hoke
(American)
Mack BrownMack Brown
(American)