2011 Pro Soccer Combine – Men's Player Profile
Joseph Tavernese
Player Profile
Positions Played   Withdrawn Striker
Height   5' 10"
Weight   155 lbs.
Nationality/Passport   US passport
Birthdate / Birthplace   July 17, 1989 / USA
School/Last Season of Eligibility   Siena / 2010
Last Professional Team   N/A
Combine Coach   Mark Simpson

Scouting Report
Technical (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Dribbling 3  
Passing 3  
1st Touch 3 Decent 1st touch with composure
Crossing 2 Concentration on final ball could be better
Finishing 3  
Heading 1 Timing could use work

Tactical (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Decision Making 2 Can check, play and go more
Communication 2 Demand the ball more on checking runs
Executes Under Pressure 3  
Movement Off Ball 3 Work on near post runs
Small-Sided Game 3 Works well in tight spaces
Full-Field Game 3  

Physical Ability (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Strength 3  
Speed 3  
Quickness 3 Be more explosive
Endurance 3 Understandably tired in remaining games
Agility 3  

Combine Coach's Overall Comments
A typical 2nd (underneath) forward who has the ability to get in behind with smart diagonal runs. Shows well but needs to be more vocal. Can work on perfecting the near post run. Good strength for his size and very coachable.

Collegiate Soccer Career
Head Coach: Gareth Elliott

Professional / Semi-Pro / Club Soccer Career
None provided

Injury and Medical Information
No injuries or medical conditions reported

Contact Information
Email: soccer@infosportinc.com

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