Head Coach 2003 and 2004 Girls Norcal Teams
- NSCAA Premier Diploma
- NSCAA Director of Coaching
IBeyond coaching the 2003 and 2004 girls at SFEA, Ivan Bandov is currently the Mountain View High School girls varsity coach and Olympic Development Program Cal North staff coach.
Prior coaching positions include San Jose State University and City College of San Francisco Assitant Coach. While at SJSU Ivan helped the program win their first ever WAC regular season title. At CCSF, they won 4 straight league titles and made two California final fours. On the club level, Ivan was previously a technical director at Juventus and coach at Palo Alto Soccer Club. At Juventus, Ivan won 3 state cup titles, surf cup-super group finalist, and won top division of NPL 2x with Avanza 96’s. At Mountain View HIgh School, Ivan has won 3 central coast section titles(2012,2015, 2017), 5 straight Santa Clara Valley Athletic League titles(2014-2018), and has compiled a record of 121-15-18 the last 7 years at MVHS.
Ivan played for Burlingame High School 2000-2003. He played club soccer for the successful Burlingame Bayside Wolves and Palo Alto Crew. In college he played at Canada College in Redwood City. Ivan ended his career playing semi pro for Croatia FC in the PSL and Sons of Italy in SFSSL.
Ivan holds an NSCAA Premier, and NSCAA Director of Coaching license.