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2008 Pro Soccer Combine: Men's Player Profile -- Paulo Goncalves

 

Name:

Paulo Goncalves

Positions Played:

Offensive Midfield, Forward

Height:

6' 0"

Weight:

165 pounds

Nationality/Passport:

Brazil citizen, US F1 student visa

Birthdate: September 7, 1982
School/Last Season of Eligibility:

University of Bridgeport/2007

Last Professional Team: N/A
Combine Coach: Steve Widdowson, Harrisburg City Islanders

 

Scouting Report from InfoSport 2008 Pro Soccer Combine
Technical (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category

Score

Comments
Dribbling 2

 

Passing

2

 
1st Touch

2

OK, but can improve 

Crossing

2

 

Finishing 1  

Heading

1

Not strong in the air 
Tactical (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category

Score

Comments
Decision Making

2

 
Communication

2

 

Executes Under Pressure 2  
Movement Off Ball

2

 
Small-Sided Game

3

 
Full-Field Game

2

 

Physical Ability (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Strength

2

 

Speed

1

Lacks a yard of pace 

Quickness

1

 
Endurance

2

Needs to be fitter 

Agility

2

 

Coach's Overall Comments:
Needs o improve his first touch and speed of play. Has some good ideas but needs to execute more often. Struggled defensively at times and got caught out of position. Could benefit from PDL experience.

Collegiate Soccer Career:
Head Coach: Brian Quinn (203) 576-4723 bquinn@bridgeport.edu

Third team all-conference ECC, Daktronics Men's Soccer All-Regio Honors, Second team all-Conference ECC, All NCAA Tournament Team

Professional / Semi-Pro Soccer Career:
None

Miscellaneous and Club Soccer Notes:
Santos FC (Brazil), Portuguese Santista-SP (Brazil), AC Milan, Metrostars

Personal Data:
Born September 7, 1982 in Brazil... Brazil passport... No injuries or medical conditions reported.

Contact Information:
Mobile Phone: 203-801-8225

Email: paulogoncalves82@yahoo.com

 

Last Modified: Monday, February 04, 2008 03:33 PM

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