Orlando City Soccer Club Renews with Match Analysis for Video and Technical Analysis Tools
Market Leading Technology Provides Invaluable Video and Statistical Data and Analysis
ORLANDO, FL – Major League Soccer’s Orlando City Soccer Club today announced that they have signed a contract extension with California based Match Analysis for their performance analysis products and services. The new agreement extends the club’s use of Match Analysis’s state of the art video and statistical data analysis tool suite.
Match Analysis tools were adopted by Head Coach Adrian Heath and his technical staff prior to Orlando City entering MLS. Video and statistical analysis data from every MLS match is provided via Mambo Studio software, K2 Panoramic Video and complete touch-by-touch player video through Tango Online. Tango ToGo enables the coaching staff to send customized match video clips directly to players’ mobile devices.
“We take full advantage of the Match Analysis products every day to prepare the team, as they are a fundamental component of our pre and post-match process,” said Orlando City Head Coach Adrian Heath. “We rely heavily on the K2 panoramic video. It provides a full view of the field and all 22 players at every moment. Panoramic video is ideal for tactical analysis.”
“2015 was a really exciting time for Orlando City. We were delighted to be selected to provide their video and statistical analysis tools for their first season in MLS and equally pleased they have chosen Match Analysis again,” commented Mark Brunkhart, President of Match Analysis. “MLS clubs continue to demand the most technologically advanced tools available. Having Orlando City and several others renew to use our products is testament to how Match Analysis is a must have for clubs”.
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About Orlando City Soccer Club
- Mambo Studio: state-of-the-art video search and retrieval
- K2 Panoramic Video: continuous corner-to-corner video of every inch of the field
- K2 TrueView Visualizations: interactive touch panel visualizations and player tracking directly within the video itself
- Tango Online: comprehensive online analytical and video library accessible by coaches and players
- Tango ToGo: a direct to mobile communication tool allowing coaches to send clips and comments to players instantly
- Tango Live: monitor every player, every pass, every touch, all in real time
- Tango Broadcast: storylines, live data and stats with stunning in-game graphics
With three major professional teams, Orlando City Soccer Club (OCSC) has established itself as one of the preeminent Clubs in professional soccer.
One of the leading teams in Major League Soccer (MLS), and the most-searched team in 2015 MLS team in 2015 according to Google, the Lions have developed a rich history and passionate following since starting in the USL in 2011. In their inaugural MLS season, Orlando City set a league record for an expansion team, drawing an average of 32,847 fans per home game – including 62,500 in the home opener – and became the fastest team in MLS history to host a half million fans. Orlando City has not only captured the passion of soccer fans in the City Beautiful, it continues to build its global brand as its matches are broadcast in 120 countries and in 30 languages.
The Orlando Pride, OCSC’s National Women’s Soccer League franchise, will begin league play in 2016 – bringing professional women’s soccer to Orlando for the first time. The team is led by renowned Head Coach Tom Sermanni, former manager for the Australian and U.S. women’s national teams.
Orlando City B (OCB) participates in the USL beginning in the 2016 season. The team plays its home matches at Titan Soccer Complex on the campus of Eastern Florida State College in Melbourne, Fla. OCB continues the Club’s rich history in the rapidly growing league. From 2011 to 2014, Orlando City set the U.S. record for best start of any professional soccer club in its first 100 USL matches (66-12-22), winning three regular season titles and two postseason championships.
OCSC also has a youth club, Orlando City Youth Soccer (OCYS). Lastly, the Orlando City Foundation is active in the community year round, promoting health and wellness in children throughout the region, and raising funds for and volunteering time for various local organizations.
For more information, visit www.OrlandoCitySC.com
, and www.OrlandoCitySC.com/Foundation
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 2013, Match Analysis's K2 Panoramic Video Camera System was implemented in every stadium in Major League Soccer and Liga MX.
Current Match Analysis clients include all 18 Liga MX clubs in Mexico, 17 MLS clubs, the Mexican national team, 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, fitness reports and performance analysis.
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Orlando City SC Contact:
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