2011 Pro Soccer Combine – Men's Player Profile
Mohammed Habibzi  
Player Profile
Positions Played   Defender
Height   6' 1"
Weight   180 lbs.
Nationality/Passport   Canadian passport/US F1 Student Visa
Birthdate / Birthplace   January 5, 1989 / Afghanistan
School/Last Season of Eligibility   NYIT / 2010
Last Professional Team   None
Combine Coach   Mark Simpson

Scouting Report
Technical (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Dribbling 3  
Passing 4 Plays quality penetrating balls
1st Touch 3  
Crossing 2 Could look to play longer diagonal balls
Finishing 2 Not really applicable for a CB, hunt ball more on set pieces
Heading 3 Timing ok, could work on this

Tactical (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Decision Making 3 Stepped in well to win balls
Communication 4 Worked well together with other center back
Executes Under Pressure 3 Composed with good feet
Movement Off Ball 2  
Small-Sided Game 3  
Full-Field Game 3 Covered well. Movement to slide is good

Physical Ability (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Strength 3  
Speed 3  
Quickness 2 Pace not an issue, better quickness on the turn
Endurance 3 Sturdy. Played every minute
Agility 2 Needs better body control, aerial balls

Combine Coach's Overall Comments
A solid center back. Played well in a bigger game. Composed and confident on the ball. Decent timing on tackles. Steps in well. Would encourage him to play longer diagonal balls to outside mids. Smart player who is easy to coach.

Collegiate Soccer Career
Head Coach: Carlos Del Cid

2010: in 15 games with 13 starts at defense … helped the Bears to four shutouts. 2009: Appeared in 17 games with 15 starts … helped the Bears to three shutouts … earned All-ECC second team honors. AT UNIVERSITY OF MOBILE: Played two seasons for the Rams … helped his team to the NAIA National Tournament round of eight in 2007 and the round of 16 in 2008.

 

Professional / Semi-Pro / Club Soccer Career

2003-05 selected for provisional team

 

Injury and Medical Information
No injuries or medical conditions reported

Contact Information
Email: soccer@infosportinc.com

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