Goalie Coaches
  • Bill Irwin Goalkeeper Coach


    USSF “A” License

    USSF Coaching Schools Instructor

    FC Portland Coach Since 1986


    FC Portland Academy youth coach, head coach and goalkeeping coach (1986-2010, 2016-Current)


    University of Portland; Head Coach Men’s Soccer Team (2003-2015)

    University of Portland Director of Soccer; Head Coach Men’s Team, Assistant Coach and Goalkeeping Coach Women’s team (2003-2013)

    13 NCAA berths, 1 National Championship

     University of Portland Assistant Coach (1986-2003)

    20 NCAA berths, 1 National Championship

    US U-23 Women’s Team Head Coach (2007- 2011)

    Nordic Cup Winners (2007, 2008)

    USSF (United States Soccer Federation) National Team Goalkeeping Coach

    US Men’s Olympic Team (2002, 2003)

    U-18 Men (2003)

    U-20 Men (2000, 2001); U-20 World Cup finals Argentina (2001)

    U-16 Men (1998)

    U-23 Men (1997)

    US Men’s National Team (1997)

    U-17 Men’s National Team (1997)

    US Women’s National Team (2005, 2006)

    U-20 Women (1996-2007)


    Northern Ireland Youth Team (1967-1969)

    Northern Ireland Amateur Team (1970)

    Bangor FC, Irish League, Bangor N. Ireland (1966-1970)

    Cardiff City FC, English 2nd and 3rd Division (1970-1978)

    Washington Diplomats, NASL (North American Soccer League) (1978-1981)

    Dallas Tornado, NASL (1981-1982)

    Portland Timbers, NASL (1982)

    San Jose Earthquakes, NASL and MISL (Major Indoor Soccer League) (1982-1984)

    Minnesota Strikers, MISL (1985-1986)

    Wichita Wings, MISL (1986)


  • Nick Irwin Coach