Ventura County FC Head Coach Matt Taylor begins his first season with the club, after being named manager on Jan. 22, 2024. Taylor embarks on his first full-time head coaching role with VCFC after spending the last six years as an assistant coach for Real Salt Lake (2021-23) and at his alma mater UCLA (2018-20). Taylor’s coaching staff includes Assistant Coach Alex Yi, Goalkeeper Coach Ian Feuer, Video Analyst Grant Heywood and Performance Coach Luke Garcia.