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Analysis or Analysis?

Recently, we had the opportunity to consult with a well known & successful NCAA D1 college program. An interesting discussion occurred during our first meeting with the staff, when after a tour of their fantastic facilities, we sat down to discuss Performance...

Jesse Marsch Walks The Walk

With Red Bull Salzburg’s recent announcement of Jesse Marsch as next year’s head coach, he joins an impressive group of talented American coaches who applied their trade abroad. Most would be proud to accomplish what the likes of Greg Berhalter and Bob Bradley have...

The Evolution of Coach Education – Students Becoming Teachers

I saw a Tweet yesterday, which perfectly summed up some thoughts I’ve been having for a while. The irony wasn’t lost on me either that it came via Twitter, which has been arguably the most influential learning tool of my career to date, and has in recent years become...

A Chat With Rob Carroll

The last 10 years has seen huge developments in the world of analysis, evolving from almost non-existent, to an essential part of a modern day coaching process. One of the industry's biggest influences over this period - Rob Carroll agreed to chat with CoachTech...

How CoachTech is helping an NPSL powerhouse to trust the process

From the NPSL’s conception in 2009, the Erie Commodores have been a force to be reckoned with. The Commodores ended the 2013 season with an all time record of 49-10-11 and a goal differential of +90 to go alongside an impressive win rate of 70%. In their first 5 years...

Set Pieces & Player Development

In 2016, the New York Red Bulls finished top of the Eastern Conference table, narrowly beating rivals New York City FC by 3 points. On the way to this achievement, they amassed 16 wins and 57 points from their 34 games played, one of which was a 7-0 thumping when the...

Involving Players In The Analysis Process

Before video and data was so widely available, players were at the mercy of coaches and their opinions, which have been proven on multiple occasions to be around only 40% accurate post-game. Luckily, the modern coach has access to far more resources, meaning the gap...

5 Keys to a Successful Video Session

Video has become an essential tool in the the modern coaching process. Whether it's post-game review, live feedback or opposition analysis, more and more teams are doing it. Cameras and analysis software now come at extremely affordable prices, and as the modern...

Filming Soccer For Analysis

The quality of your video is going to have a huge impact on your analysis and feedback to players. A shaky or blurred image can not only lead to missing key incidents and learning opportunities, but also loses credibility with your players. Like most things in life,...

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