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2009 Pro Soccer Combine: Men's Player Profile -- Michael DeSantis

 

Name:

Michael DeSantis

Positions Played:

Defensive Midfielder, Right Back

Height:

5' 11"

Weight:

170 lbs.

Nationality/Passport:

US Passport

Birthdate: November 30, 1986
School/Last Season of Eligibility:

UMASS Amherst/2008

Last Professional Team: N/A
Combine Coach: Jesse Myers, Richmond Kickers

 

Scouting Report from InfoSport 2009 Pro Soccer Combine
Technical (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category

Score

Comments
Dribbling  3 

 

Passing

 3

 Clean short passer. Can hit the long diagonal
1st Touch

 3

 Good

Crossing

 N/A

 

Finishing  N/A  

Heading

 3

 
Tactical (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category

Score

Comments
Decision Making

 3

 Keeps the game simple
Communication

 2

 

Executes Under Pressure  3  
Movement Off Ball

 3

 Works hard on both ends
Small-Sided Game

 3

 
Full-Field Game

 3

 

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

 3 

 Tough in the tackle

Speed

 2

 

Quickness

 2

 Needs better quickness... lateral quickness must improve
Endurance

 3

 

Agility

 2

 

Coach's Overall Comments:
Technically sound. Plays simple and does not complicate the game. Understands the DMF role. Would like to see him change the point of attack with long diagonal balls when the opportunity is there. Should look into second division opporunities.

Collegiate Soccer Career:
Head Coach: Sam Koch (413) 545-4341

 

2007 and 2008 second team all-Atlantic 10 conference; 2008 team captain; 2007 team co-MVP; 2005-08 tied most games played (86)

Professional / Semi-Pro Soccer Career:
None

Miscellaneous and Club Soccer Notes:
2008 Boston Aztecs (NPSL All-Star)

Personal Data:
Born November 30, 1986 in USA. US Passport. Grandparents born in Italy. No injuries or medical conditions reported.

Contact Information:

Email: mdesanti@student.umass.edu

 

Last Modified: Friday, January 30, 2009 01:46 PM

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