2012 Pro Soccer Combine – Men's Player Profile
Abdoulaye Sylla
Player Profile
Positions Played   Striker, Winger, Outside Midfielder
Height   5' 6"
Weight   151 lbs.
Nationality/Passport   Canada & Guinea passport
Birthdate / Birthplace   October 12, 1992 / Guinea
School/Last Season of Eligibility   N/A
Last Professional Team   FC Metz (France)
Combine Coach   Jesse Myers, Rochester Rhinos (USL Pro)

Scouting Report
Technical (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Dribbling 3  
Passing 3  
1st Touch 3  
Crossing 3 Can both drive and whip crosses
Finishing 3.5 Showed he can finish as he scored a handful of goals
Heading 1  

Tactical (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Decision Making 3 Too slow to play at times. Tries to do too much
Communication 2  
Executes Under Pressure 3.5  
Movement Off Ball 3.5 Likes to try and get in behind
Small-Sided Game 3  
Full-Field Game 3.5  

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

Combine Coach's Overall Comments
At only 19, has very good qualities. Has a solid technical foundation and his athletic ability is excellent. Very dangerous in the attack. More polished than most D1 players already. May make a good young professional NOW. Needs games at a higher level.

Collegiate Soccer Career
N/A

Professional / Semi-Pro / Club Soccer Career
FC Metz (France); Canadian U20 National Team; Guinea U20 National Team; Canadian U17 National Team. Has already earned 8 caps for the U-20 Canadian National Team at 17. He signed September 2011 with French Chamionnat2 side US Forbach for consistent playing time with 2 goals and 4 assists in 11 games.

Injury and Medical Information
No injuries or major medical conditions reported

Contact Information
Email: soccer@infosportinc.com

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