Breaking news
  1. Zest Held an Open Tryout For Upcoming USL PDL Season
  2. Zest FC Announced 2018 MLS/USL/International Pro Combine in San Diego
  3. Former Zest Player Brian Iloski Selected By Colorado Rapids
  4. San Diego Zest FC Partners with LA Galaxy San Diego
  5. Zest FC Will Host US Men’s Pro Soccer Combine in Japan

Coaching Staff

Jaewoo Kim, Head Coach

South Korea

Coaching Experiences

USSF “C” License

Korean “C” License

  • Southern California Club Teams 2013
  • LA Galaxy San Diego: Carlsbad, CA, BU11 – 14, Head Coach 2014 
  • Lennox Academy: Lennox, CA, Assistant Coach 2013
  • Exiles Soccer Club: Los Angeles, CA, Assistant Coach 2013
  • SNP, KIMPO SOCCER CLUB Kimpo, Korea – Founder, Owner and Head Coach   2009 – 2011
  • SOO YONG MIDDLE SCHOOL/ GYEONG JU HIGH SCHOOL Busan, Korea
  • Soccer Coach and Advisor 2008 – 2009

Playing Experiences

  • MOHA MEDAN SOCCER Dhaka, Bangledesh, Professional Soccer Player, Center Forward 2007 – 2008, Led the team to achieve second place in the Southeast Asia, Pro League; Score leader 
  • SUSAN SHI-CHUNG Choong Chung, South Korea, Professional Soccer Player, Center Forward 2004 – 2006, Member of the Korean National League

Jake Rowley, Assistant Coach

United Kingdom

Coaching Experiences

USSF “D” License

  • LA Galaxy San Diego, Carlsbad, (Boys 2011, 2008, & 2005)
  • Challenger Sports, Los Angeles and Southern California
  • Bournemouth University, UK, (2nd Team Coach)
  • 4SportsUK, UK, (Primary School Sports Coach)
  • St.Peters School, UK, (Secondary School Sports Coach)

Playing Experiences

  • Chertsey Town FC:2007-2008
  • Egham Town FC: 2008-2009
  • Bournemouth University 1st Team: 2009-2012
  • England University Team: 2011
  • Bournemouth Poppies: 2010-2012
  • Blackfield & Langley FC: 2012-2015
  • Dorchester Town FC: 2015-2016