Participating in the World Cup as Player and as Coach


Sources: "Almanaque da Copa do Mundo", book written by Silvio Lancelotti
         FIFA Official Site.



Mens' World Cups

All men played and coached the same country unless noted otherwise.
					     Participations
Name			Country	      	as player	as coach

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Javier AGUIRRE          Mexico          1986                  2002/2010
Milorad ARSENIJEVIC     Yugoslavia      1930                  1950
Franz BECKENBAUER       West Germany    1966/1970/1974        1986/1990
Orvar BERGMARK          Sweden          1958                  1970
William "Billy" BINGHAM North. Ireland  1958                  1982/1986
Oleg BLOKHIN            Ukraine         1982/1986  [1]        2006
Robert "BOBBY" ROBSON   England         1958                  1986/1990
Hristo BONEV            Bulgaria        1970/1974             1998
Juan Antonio CAMACHO    Spain           1982/1986             2002
Vladislao CAP           Argentina       1962                  1974
Fabio CAPELLO           Italy           1974                  2010/2014  [2]
Raúl CÁRDENAS           Mexico          1954/1958/1962        1970
Paulo César CARPEGGIANI Brazil          1974                  1998       [3]
CHA BUM-KUN             South Korea     1986                  1998
Jackie CHARLTON         England         1966/1970             1990/1994  [4]
Didier DESCHAMPS        France          1998                  2014
Valdir Pereira "DIDI"   Brazil          1954/1958/1962        1970       [5]
Carlos Verri "DUNGA"    Brazil          1990/1994/1998        2010
Giovanni FERRARI        Italy           1934/1938             1962
Alfredo FONI            Italy           1938                  1966       [6]
Aurelio GONZÁLEZ        Paraguay        1930                  1958
Alexandre GUIMARÃES     Costa Rica      1990                  2002/2006
Vahid HALILHODZIC       Yugoslavia      1982                  2014       [7]
Ernst HAPPEL            Austria         1954/1958             1978       [8]
Ricki HERBERT           New Zealand     1982                  2010
Josef HICKERSBERGER     Austria         1978                  1990
Glenn HODDLE            England         1982/1986             1998
José Eduardo HOHBERG    Uruguay         1954                  1970
HONG MYUNG-BO           South Korea     1990/1994/1998/2002   2014
HUH JONG-MOO            South Korea     1986                  2010
Pavel JANAS             Poland          1982                  2006
Henryk KASPERCZAK       Poland          1974/1978             1998       [9]
Srecko KATANEC          Slovenia        1990      [10]        2002
Stephen KESHI           Nigeria         1994                  2014
KIM PYUNG-SUK           South Korea     1986                  1998
Jürgen KLINSMANN        (West) Germany  1990/1994/1998        2006/2014 [11]
Nico KOVAC              Croatia         2002/2006             2014
Jakob "Köbi" KUHN       Switzerland     1966                  2006
Kamaeis LAABIDI         Tunisia         1978                  2002
Ricardo LAVOLPE         Argentina       1978                  2006      [12]
Cesare MALDINI          Italy           1962                  1998/2002 [13]
Diego MARADONA          Argentina       1982/1986/1990/1994   2010
Mick McCARTHY           Rep. of Ireland 1990                  2002
Kalman MESZOLY          Hungary         1962/1966             1982
Henri MICHEL            France          1978                  1986/1994/1998/2006 [14]
Provslav MIHAJLOVIC     Yugoslavia      1950                  1962
Olle NORDIN             Sweden          1978                  1990
Morten OLSEN            Denmark         1986                  2002/2010
William Esplin ORMOND   Scotland        1954                  1974
Daniel PASSARELLA       Argentina       1978/1982/1986        1998
PAULO BENTO             Portugal        2002                  2014
Dimitar PENEV           Bulgaria        1966/1970/1974        1994
Ilija PETKOVIC          Serbia & Mont.  1974      [10]        2006
Herbert PROHASKA        Austria         1978/1982             1998
Alfred "Alf" RAMSEY     England         1950                  1966/1970
Cayetano RE             Paraguay        1958                  1986
Fernando RIERA          Chile           1950                  1962
José Antonio ROCA       Mexico          1950                  1978
Maurício RODRIGUEZ      El Salvador     1970                  1982
Oleg ROMANTSEV          Russia          1982       [1]        2002
José Emílio SANTAMARÍA  Uruguay         1954/1962 [15]        1982      [16]
Helmut SENEKOWITSCH     Austria         1958                  1978
Jorge SOLARI            Argentina       1966                  1994      [17]
Guillermo STÁBILE       Argentina       1930                  1958
Luis "Luisito" SUÁREZ   Spain           1962/1966             1990
Safet SUSIC             Bosnia-Herz.    1982/1990 [10]        2014
Tommy SVENSSON          Sweden          1970                  1994
Elba Pádua Lima "TIM"   Brazil          1938                  1982       [5]
Aleksandar TIRNANIC     Yugoslavia      1930                  1954/1958
José TORRES             Portugal        1966                  1986
Giovanni TRAPATTONI     Italy           1962                  2002
Marco VAN BASTEN        Netherlands     1990                  2006
Paul VAN HIMST          Belgium         1970                  1994
Jean VINCENT            France          1954/1958             1982      [18]
Rudolf "Rudi" VÖLLER    (West) Germany  1986/1990/1994        2002
Hans-Hubert VOGTS       (West) Germany  1970/1974/1978        1994/1998
Ivan VUTZOV             Bulgaria        1966                  1986
Vladimir WEISS          Slovakia        1990      [19]        2010
Marc WILMOTS            Belgium         1990/1994/1998/2002   2014
Mário Jorge ZAGALLO     Brazil          1958/1962             1970/1974/1998
Arthur Coimbra "ZICO"   Brazil          1978/1982/1986        2006      [20]

 [1] played by USSR
 [2] coaching England in 2010 and Russia in 2014
 [3] coaching Paraguay
 [4] coaching Rep. of Ireland in 1990 and 1994
 [5] coaching Peru
 [6] coaching Switzerland
 [7] coaching Algeria
 [8] coaching Netherlands
 [9] coaching Tunisia
[10] played by Yugoslavia
[11] coaching USA in 2014
[12] coaching Mexico
[13] coaching Paraguay in 2002
[14] coaching Cameroon in 1994, Morocco in 1998 and Ivory Coast in 2006
[15] played by Spain in 1962
[16] coaching Spain
[17] coaching Saudi Arabia
[18] coaching Cameroon
[19] played by Czechoslovakia
[20] coaching Japan
The champions:
Jackie Charlton (1966), Didi (1958/1962), Dunga (1994), Giovanni Ferrari
(1934/1938), Alfredo Foni (1938), Jürgen Klinsmann (1990), Ricardo
Lavolpe (1978), Diego Maradona (1986), Daniel Passarella (1978/1986),
Rudi Völler (1990) and Berti Vogts (1974) won World Cups only as players.
Alf Ramsey (1966) won the World Cup as coach.
Franz Beckenbauer (1974 as player and 1990 as coach) and Mario Zagallo
(1958/1962 as player and 1970 as coach) are the only who won World Cups
in both functions.
Closest and farest:
Raul Cárdenas (1962-1970), Didi (1962-1970), Jürgen Klinsmann (1998-2006),
Niko Kovac (2006-2014), Henri Michel (1978-1986), Rudi Vöeller (1994-2002)
and Mario Zagallo (1962-1970) were in World Cup as coaches only 8 years after
as player.
Tim (1938-1982) were in World Cup as coach 44 years after as player.
Played with and coached by:
Brazil: Pelé played with Mário Zagallo in 1958 and 1962 and was coached by him in 1970.
Costa Rica: Hernán Medford played with Alexandre Guimarães in 1990 and was coached by him in 2002.
Croatia: Ivica Olic plaued with Niko Kovac in 2002 and 2006 and was coached by him in 2014.
         Stipe Pletikosa plaued with Niko Kovac in 2002 and 2006 and was coached by him in 2014.
France: Dominique Rocheteau played with Henri Michel in 1978 and was coached by him in 1986.
        Maxime Bossis played with Henri Michel in 1978 and was coached by him in 1986.
        Michel Platini played with Henri Michel in 1978 and was coached by him in 1986.
        Patrick Battiston played with Henri Michel in 1978 and was coached by him in 1986.
Germany: Jens Lehmann played with Jürgen Klinsmann in 1998 and was coached by him in 2006.
         Oliver Kahn played with Jürgen Klinsmann in 1994 and 1998 and was coached by him in 2006.
         Oliver Kahn played with Rudi Vöeller in 1994 and was coached by him in 2002.
Ireland Rep.: Niall Quinn played with Mick McCarthy in 1990 and was coached by him in 2002.
              Steve Staunton played with Mick McCarthy in 1990 and was coached by him in 2002.
Mexico: Antonio Mota played with Raúl Cárdenas in 1962 and was coached by him in 1970.
        Isidoro Díaz played with Raúl Cárdenas in 1962 and was coached by him in 1970.
        Mario Velarde played with Raúl Cárdenas in 1962 and was coached by him in 1970.


Womens' World Cups

All women played and coached the same country unless noted otherwise.
					     Participations
Name			Country	      	as player	as coach
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April HEINRICHS         USA             1991            2003
Carolina MORACE         Italy           1991            2011       [1]
Silvia NEID             Germany         1991/1995       2007/2011
Hope POWELL             England         1995            2007/2011
Pia SUNDHAGE            Sweden          1991/1995       2011       [2]
Ngoze UCHE Eucharia     Nigeria         1991            2011

[1] coaching Canada
[2] coaching USA
The champions:
April Heinrichs (1991) won the World Cup as player.
Silvia Neid (2007) won the World Cup as coach.
Closest and farest:
April Heinrichs (1991-2003), Silvia Neid (1995-2007) and Hope Powell
(1995-2007) were in World Cup as coaches 12 years after as player.
Silvia Neid (1991-2011), Ngoze Uche Eucharia (1991-2011) and Pia Sundhage (1991-2011) were in
World Cup as coach 20 years after as player.
Played with and coached by:
England: Mary Phillip played with Hope Powell in 1995 and was coached by her in 2007.
Germany: Sandra Smisek played with Silvia Neid in 1995 and was coached by her in 2007.
         Birgit Prinz played with Silvia Neid in 1995 and was coached by her in 2007 and 2011.
         Sandra Minnert played with Silvia Neid in 1995 and was coached by her in 2007.
USA: Brandi Chastain played with April Heinrichs in 1991 and was coached by her in 2003.
     Julie Foudy played with April Heinrichs in 1991 and was coached by her in 2003.
     Kristine Lilly played with April Heinrichs in 1991 and was coached by her in 2003.
     Mia Hamm played with April Heinrichs in 1991 and was coached by her in 2003.



Both World Cups

Leonardo CUÉLLAR (Mexico) played 1978 Mens' World Cup and coached in 2011 Womens' World Cup.

Thanks to Nils Johansson (nej31@hotmail.com), Steve Morris (Steve.Kathy@btinternet.com) and Fabrice Favre (fabrice_favre@bluewin.ch).

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