2013 Pro Soccer Combine – Men's Player Profile
Eros Olazabal
Player Profile
Positions Played   Forward
Height   5' 6"
Weight   155 lbs.
Nationality/Passport   Canada Passport, US F1 Student Visa
Birthdate / Birthplace   August 15, 1991 / Canada
School/Last Season of Eligibility   Manhattanville College / 2012
Last Professional Team   N/A
Combine Coach   John Pascarella, Sporting KC (MLS)

Scouting Report
Technical (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Dribbling 2 Needs to work on turning his technical skills into skills that can be applied at a higher overall speed.
Passing 2.5
1st Touch 2.5
Crossing 2.5  
Finishing 2  
Heading 2

Tactical (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Decision Making 3.5 Decent soccer brain in attack and defense. Will drop into MF to link when playing out.
Communication 2 Needs to talk more.
Executes Under Pressure 2.5
Movement Off Ball 3.5 Closes down passing lanes well in defense although he needs to increase his range from side to side.
Small-Sided Game 2.5
Full-Field Game 2.5

Physical Ability (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Strength 2.5
Speed 2
Quickness 2
Endurance 3 He is small and lacks pace/power but works extremely hard at all times
Agility 2.5

Combine Coach's Overall Comments
Eros is a smart soccer player but has some physical limitations. He needs to increase his speed of play and overall speed/quickness. Has a chance in the right environment dues to his soccer intellect.

Collegiate Soccer Career
Head Coach: Gregg Miller

2012: All-Freedom Conference first team for the second consecutive season … finished the season tied for the team lead in goals with seven and points with 15 … was the team leader in terms of shots with 63 … started in 17 games of the 18 he played in during his final season with the team … picked up his first goal of the season against Swarthmore in the Garnet Classic (9/2) … scored three goals including a penalty kick goal against Old Westbury in the home opener (9/5) … had multi-shot games in the next five contests including four against Vassar (9/12) … had five shots in back-to-back contests against King’s (9/29) and nationally ranked Rutgers-Camden (10/3) … scored his fifth goal of the season against DeSales (10/17) … had a season-high nine shots and scored once against Wilkes during the next contest (10/20) … picked up his only assist of the season against Misericordia in the Freedom Conference regular season finale (10/27) … scored the lone goal in the team’s semifinal matchup against FDU-Florham (11/2).

2011: Named the program's first All-American with his spot on the D3soccer.com All-America second team to go with NSCAA All-Mid-Atlantic Region third team honors and All-Freedom Conference first team laurels … re-wrote the record book at Manhattanville, recording 26 goals (including seven game-winners) and 57 points … finished tied for first in all of Division III in goals per game, second in goals, third in points per game and fourth in total points

Professional / Semi-Pro / Club Soccer Career

Injury and Medical Information

Contact Information
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