Updated August 16, 2020

US Soccer National Teams

US Women’s National Senior Team Players (23)

*Note that this is not the total number of players in the USWNT pool but the players who have officially made rosters for competitive tournaments.

White – 16 (70%)

Black – 7 (30%)

Latinx – 0 (0%)

Asian/Middle Eastern – 0

US Men’s National Senior Team Players (22)

*Note that this is not the total number of players in the USMNT pool but the players who have officially made rosters for competitive tournaments.

White – 11 (50%)

Black – 7 (32%)

Latinx – 4 (18%)

Asian/Middle Eastern – 0 (0%)

Technical Directors/Sporting Director (3)

*Note that the Sporting Director oversees the Technical Directors. Both the Men’s and the Women’s teams have a Technical Director.

White – 2 (66%)

Black – 1 (33%)

Latinx – 0 (0%)

Asian – 0 (0%)

US National Team Head Coaches (13)

*Note that these numbers reflect U-15 to Senior teams for both male and female teams. Not all of the youth national teams currently have head coaches.

White – 12 (92%)

Black – 0 (0%)

Latinx – 1(8%)

Asian/Middle Eastern – 0 (0%)

US National Team Assistant Head Coaches (30)

*Note that these numbers reflect U-15 to Senior teams for both male and female teams. Not all of the youth national teams currently have assistants.

White – 29 (97%)

Black – 1 (3%)

Latinx – 0 (0%)

Asian/Middle Eastern – 0 (0%)

Professional Soccer

Major League Soccer (26 teams)

General Managers/Sporting Directors (26)

*Note that not clubs have GMs/Sporting Directors as these roles may be unofficial for the President and Head Coach of a club.

White – 22 (84.6%)

Black – 2 (7.7%)

Latinx – 2 (7.7%)

Asian/Middle Eastern – 0 (0%)

Technical Directors (14)

*Note that not all clubs have Technical Directors as this may also be the unofficial role of the Head Coach.

White – 13 (93%)

Black – 0 (0%)

Latinx – 1 (7.14%)

Asian/Middle Eastern – 0 (0%)

Head Coaches (26)

White – 14 (53.9%)

Black – 2 (7.7%)

Latinx – 10 (38.4%)

Asian/Middle Eastern – 0 (0%)

Assistant Head Coaches (84)

*Note that this includes Goalkeeper coaches. Not all clubs carry a 3rd Assistant and Goalkeeper Coach.

White – 52 (61.9%)

Black – 12 (14.3%)

Latinx – 15 (17.9%)

Asian/Middle Eastern – 5 (6%)

Players (679)

*Note that Afro-Latinx players are classified as Black.

White – 295 (43.4%)

Black – 199 (29.3%)

Latinx – 177 (26.1%)

Asian/Middle Eastern – 8 (1.2%)

National Women’s Soccer League Soccer (9 teams)

General Managers/Sporting Directors (1)

*Note that not all clubs have a GM or Sporting Director as these roles may be unofficially held by the President and Head Coach of the club. Many MLS teams own NWSL teams, so the GM/Sporting Director may also hold the same positions with the NWSL team.

White – 1 (100%)

Black – 0 (0%)

Latinx – 0 (0%)

Asian/Middle Eastern – 0 (0%)

Technical Directors (3)

*Note that not all clubs have Technical Directors as this may also be the unofficial role of the Head Coach.

White – 3 (100%)

Black – 0 (0%)

Latinx – 0 (0%)

Asian – 0 (0%)

Head Coaches (9)

White – 8 (89%)

Black – 0 (0%)

Latinx – 0 (0%)

Asian/Middle Eastern – 1 (11%)

Assistant Head Coaches (24)

*Includes Goalkeeper coaches. Note that not all clubs carry a 3rd Assistant and Goalkeeper Coach.

White – 24 (100%)

Black – 0 (0%)

Latinx – 0 (0%)

Asian/Middle Eastern – 0 (0%)

Players (236)

White – 187 (79.2%)

Black – 34 (14.4%)

Latinx – 8 (3.39%)

Asian/Middle Eastern – 7 (2.96%)

College Soccer

HBCUs

Head Coaches (38)

*The number of head coaches include both men’s and women’s programs. Some coaches coach both men’s and women’s teams.

Black – 17 (44.7%)

White – 16 (42.1%)

Latinx – 5 (13.2%)

Asian/Middle Eastern – 0 (0%)

NCAA Division 1 – Men

Head Coaches (207)

White – 188 (91.6%)

Black – 12 (5.8%)

Latinx – 7 (3.4%)

Asian/Middle Eastern – 0 (0%)