2011 Pro Soccer Combine – Men's Player Profile
Matthew Deacon
Player Profile
Positions Played   Goalkeeper
Height   6' 1"
Weight   175 lbs.
Nationality/Passport   US citizen
Birthdate / Birthplace   May 23,  1989 / Germany
School/Last Season of Eligibility   Simpson University / 2010
Last Professional Team   N/A
Combine Coach   Remi Roy (New England Revolution) & Tim Hanley (Houston Dynamo)

Scouting Report
Tactical (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Footwork 3  
Hands 3  
Diving (High) 2.5  
Diving (Low) 2.5  
Crosses 2.5 When you come, make sure it is a full speed
Distribution 2.5 Goal kicks are good, need to do better with back passes

Communication 2.5 Needs to be more involved organizing prior to when team loses the ball
Decision Making 3  
With Ball at Feet 2.5 Needs work on first touches
Organization 2.5  

Physical Ability (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Strength 4  
Speed 3.5  
Quickness 3  
Endurance 4  
Agility .5  

Combine Coach's Overall Comments
Don't let a mistake get impact your next decision or save. Could work on organizing the team in front of him. Has good shot-stopping ability and instincts. Has to work more with lateral movement as well as his kicking game. Very positive.

Collegiate Soccer Career
Head Coach: Nate Huntsinger

2010: Cal Pac Defensive Player of the Week 9/13/2010

2009: Cal Pac Honorable Mention, NCCAA All Regional First Team 

2008: Second Team All-Cal Pac, NCCAA All Regional First Team 

2007: Second Team All-Cal Pac, NCCAA All Regional First Team 

Professional / Semi-Pro / Club Soccer Career
Freestate Wartogs

Injury and Medical Information
No injuries or medical conditions reported

Contact Information
Email: soccer@infosportinc.com

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