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Coach Jon Bakken


Phone: (206) 619-4016




  • USSF "C" License

Coaching Experience: 

  • Coaching soccer since 1980
  • Coaching at Emerald City FC since 2007

Playing Experience:

  • College - University of Glasgow, Scotland
  • Youth - Oslo, Norway

Coaching Philosophy

The game is the best teacher. Good coaching can accelerate the learning.

Emerald City FC exists to develop each of our players to his or her fullest potential, competing at the highest possible level while demonstrating exemplary teamwork, sportsmanship, and a passion for the game.