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2008 Pro Soccer Combine: Men's Player Profile -- Yan Gbolo

 

Name:

Yan Gbolo

Positions Played:

Striker, Offensive Midfield

Height:

5' 7"

Weight:

160 pounds

Nationality/Passport:

Liberia passport, US Permanent Resident

Birthdate: November 19, 1985
School/Last Season of Eligibility:

U at Albany (2006-07)

Last Professional Team: N/A
Combine Coach: Brian Crookham, Colorado Rapids

 

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

Score

Comments
Dribbling 3-4

Dangerous 1v1

Passing

3

 
1st Touch

3

Good feet

Crossing

2

Too many balls over the goal beyond the target.

Finishing 2  

Heading

3

Brave 
Tactical (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category

Score

Comments
Decision Making

3

When to dribble vs pass was good
Communication

3

 

Executes Under Pressure 2 Correct decisions but lack of composure at times in front of the goal
Movement Off Ball

3

Running up front was very good
Small-Sided Game

3

 
Full-Field Game

3

Dangerous in open game

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

2

 

Speed

3

 

Quickness

3

 
Endurance

3

Got stronger as the game went on

Agility

3

 

Coach's Overall Comments:
Yan consistently puts himself in good, dangerous positions but needs to take advantage more frequently. I would like to see him in a good day-to-day training environment. Has good potential.

Collegiate Soccer Career:
Head Coach: Johan Aarnio (518) 442-3065

2005 and 2006 second team all-America East Conference... Tied for the conference lead in game winners in 2006...Soccer America Team of the Week 10-1-06... 17 goals in 4 seasons. 2005 NSCAA Adidas All-New York Region 3rd team... 2003 America East Conference all-rookie team.

Professional / Semi-Pro Soccer Career:
N/A

Miscellaneous and Club Soccer Notes:
Newburgh Free Academy 1999-2002. 81 goals in high school (school record).

Personal Data:
Born November 19, 1985 in Liberia ... Liberia passport, US Resident... No serious injuries or medical conditions reported.

Contact Information:
Mobile Phone: 845-538-9117

Email: gbololove22@hotmail.com

 

Last Modified: Wednesday, January 23, 2008 11:44 AM

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