Saint Benedict"s Preparatory School. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Early life and education He played college soccer at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In 1993, he spent the collegiate off season playing for the Raleigh Flyers of the USISL. Professional Berhalter left University of North Carolina after his junior year, signing with Dutch club Zwolle in 1994. He later played for Sparta Rotterdam and South Carolina Cambuur Leeuwarden in the Netherlands (later they had United States born executive Alex Pama also there), and with Crystal Palace in England (where he briefly played alongside Jovan Kirovski).
During his spell at Crystal Palace he scored once against Bradford City.
In 2002, Berhalter signed with Energie Cottbus of the German Bundesliga, and went on to make 111 league appearances with the team, captaining them to a successful promotion back to the Bundesliga. In 2006, Berhalter signed with Turn- und Sportverein 1860 München of the 2.
Bundesliga, and was named captain of the team, he stayed there for a further two and a half years, making 73 league appearances for Die Löwen. In April 2009, Berhalter moved back to the United States after a 15-year career in Europe, and signed a contract with Major League Soccer, his first club contract in his home country.
He was revealed as a Los Angeles Galaxy player on April 3, 2009.
lieutenant was his first goal in 28 appearances with the club On October 12, 2011, Berhalter announced his decision to retire at the end of the 2011 Master of Library Science season. International Berhalter earned his first cap for the United States. national team on October 15, 1994, against Saudi Arabia.
Berhalter played a significant role for the United States. at the 2002 World Cup, stepping in for the injured Jeff Agoos and starting the last two games, and in doing so became the first Crystal Palace player to play in a World Cup match.
On May 25, 2006, Berhalter was added to the United States. national team"s roster for the 2006 World Cup, replacing the injured Cory Gibbs. Berhalter expressed confidence in the ability of the team in the run up to the tournament, but was an unused substitute in all three group games.
The United States. was eliminated after finishing at the bottom of Group East in the first round with one draw and two defeats. Hammarby IF Following a season as Los Angeles Galaxy"s assistant coach, Berhalter was named head coach for Swedish club Hammarby IF on December 12, 2011.
Berhalter"s appointment is historic, as he is the first American to ever manage a professional soccer team in Europe.
Berhalter was fired on July 24, 2013 for a lack of attacking play. Columbus Crew South Carolina Berhalter became the Sporting Director and head coach of Columbus Crew on November 16, 2013. Coaching record As of February 10, 2016 Los Angeles Galaxy.
Married Rosalind Berhalter. 2 children.