Toronto FC, reigning MLS champions, selects Spiideo as official provider of advanced video recording and analysis technology.

Fredrik AdemarCustomer cases, News

MALMÖ/TORONTO, 4 APRIL 2018. Spiideo announced today that they have become official provider of advanced video recording and analysis solutions for Toronto FC, the reigning champions of Major League Soccer (MLS). Spiideo’s video technology will be utilized by both Toronto FC’s first team and its youth academy. 

“We are very proud to welcome Toronto FC, one of the true giants in North American soccer with last year’s win of the domestic treble (MLS Cup, Supporters’ Shield and Canadian Championship), as our newest customer.” said Patrik Olsson, CEO of Spiideo. “It is really exciting to be able to contribute with Spiideo technology to help further strengthen the video analysis and performance development capabilities of the club.”

The Spiideo Virtual Panorama technology provides both overview of the entire field, as well as details of individual players all in the same experience, all which then integrates with data and statistics, performance analysis, collaboration and communication functionality. When the system is recording a match or a training session, the coaching staff can instantly watch sequences or player positions from different angles of the pitch on a smartphone or tablet. The coach or analyst can pan and zoom in on the footage, pause, rewind, create clips, draw, tag, create presentations etc.

“Spiideo delivers really powerful soccer video analysis tools, both for individual talent development as well as tactical analysis and feedback for the entire team.” says Bill Manning, President, Toronto FC. “Since the system always captures everything on the pitch, it allows us to view every action in detail from multiple angles and provide live feedback and replays to the players on the pitch in a very efficient way.”

Spiideo solutions for match and training are increasingly used and trusted by clubs all over the world. Based in Sweden, Spiideo now has customers in five different North American soccer leagues/conferences in addition to MLS. To learn more about our solutions for soccer visit https://www.spiideo.com/soccer

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