Los Angeles Galaxy Win Back to Back MLS Cup Championships
Long Time Match Analysis Clients Duel in FinalFor Immediate Release: December 8, 2012
Emeryville, CA - Last Saturday, Coach Bruce Arena and the Los Angeles Galaxy made history by winning the 2012 MLS Cup. The Galaxy tied DC United with the most MLS Cup Championships with four a piece. Bruce Arena also set a record for the most MLS Cup wins by a head coach winning two each with DC and Los Angeles. "We congratulate the Los Angeles Galaxy, players, coaches and fans for winning their latest MLS Cup," stated Mark Brunkhart, President of Match Analysis. The Galaxy overcame a 1-0 half time deficit, to defeat the Houston Dynamo 3-1, with goals by Omar Gonzalez, Landon Donovan, and Robbie Keane. Both the Houston Dynamo and the Los Angeles Galaxy are long standing Match Analysis clients. "Match Analysis has been a key component in our preparation," explained Bruce Arena. "We use it week in and week out to study our opponents and communicate with our players. It's a great company and a very innovative set of tools." The Galaxy's win represents the ninth time in the past eleven seasons that a Match Analysis client has captured MLS Cup. About Match Analysis Match Analysis is the leading pioneer in high performance analytical tools for soccer (football). Over the past decade, Match Analysis has worked with almost every top club in North America and top media outlets including the New York Times coverage of the 2010 World Cup. In 2012, Match Analysis clients included all 18 Premier Division clubs in Mexico, eleven MLS clubs, the United States, Mexican, and Canadian National teams, and a wide array of college and amateur sides. Match Analysis offers a comprehensive suite of tools and services including video indexing and archiving, statistical analysis, live data collection, player tracking, and fitness and performance analysis.
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