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2008 Pro Soccer Combine: Men's Player Profile -- Zachary Pope

Name:

Zachary Pope

Positions Played:

Outside Mid

Height:

5' 7"

Weight:

150 pounds

Nationality/Passport:

US Passport

Birthdate: March 20, 1986
School/Last Season of Eligibility:

Duke University (2007-08)

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

Effective wide 1v1

Passing

3

Good range and technique
1st Touch

3

 

Crossing

2

Inconsistent

Finishing 3  

Heading

2

 
Tactical (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category

Score

Comments
Decision Making

2

Could be simpler in midfield. Stay out of physical battles
Communication

3

 

Executes Under Pressure 2  
Movement Off Ball

4

Always found himself in effective positions
Small-Sided Game

3

Technical ability allowed success here
Full-Field Game

3

 

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

2

Very slight 

Speed

4

Earned opportunities on goal

Quickness

3

 
Endurance

3

 

Agility

3

 

Coach's Overall Comments:
Struggled with injury throughout combine. Played a little at the end. Showed potential early on. Needs to be craftier on the dribble versus other players with pace. Solid technically.

Collegiate Soccer Career:
Head Coach: John Rennie (no longer at Duke)

 

As a senior, started 10 of 20 games played. 1 goal and 8 assists for 10 points. 1113 minutes played.

Professional / Semi-Pro Soccer Career:
N/A

Miscellaneous and Club Soccer Notes:
Four year letter winner at Stony Point High School. ODP Region III regional pool/team member in 2003. Member of adidas/Youth All-America team in 2003. Named a Nike all start in 2003.

Personal Data:
Born March 20, 1986 in Texas... US passport... Left knee surgery February 2007

Contact Information:
Mobile Phone: 512-809-1385

Email: zack.pope@yahoo.com

 

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

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