NEFC excited to work with Trace to Deliver Developmental Filming Platform
MENDON, MA + AUSTIN, TX (January 19, 2021) – New England Futbol Club (NEFC) and Trace are thrilled to announce a multi-year partnership to provide NEFC teams with cutting edge video and match analysis technology. NEFC will be outfitting all of their senior teams, each with their own set of Trace equipment for the 2021/2022 season. Over the next two years, Trace and NEFC will continue to grow the relationship to include more teams within the club, as well as Trace sponsorship of NEFC hosted tournaments and player jerseys.
“We understand how long editing video takes, and by automating that process, our players are able to reflect on their performance in a fraction of the time that it took before.“-Jason Braga, NEFC
“We are extremely excited to provide Trace to our membership,” said Jason Braga, NEFC Vice President. Video Technology is fast becoming a requirement not only necessary for college recruitment, but also for player feedback. We understand how long editing video takes, and by automating that process, our players are able to reflect on their performance in a fraction of the time that it took before. By partnering with Trace, we believe that we are showing our commitment to providing the resources that will set our players apart and accelerate the player development process.”
NEFC is a highly respected youth soccer club serving players from Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island. NEFC boasts a staff of over 85 expert staff who train over 3,000 youth players. Their mission is to develop players for the next level in an elite soccer environment both individually and collectively. With Trace, the NEFC coaching staff and players will be able to save time while also creating a professional culture of accountability and improvement through Trace’s player-centric platform.
“Many clubs and coaches say that they are dedicated to player development and continuing education, but few are willing to truly make the commitment and investment to back that up in the way NEFC has and continues to do.”-David Lokshin, Trace
“Many clubs and coaches say that they are dedicated to player development and continuing education, but few are willing to truly make the commitment and investment to back that up in the way NEFC has and continues to do,” said David Lokshin, Founder and CEO of Trace. “NEFC knows that to truly develop a player today video analysis has to be a part of the curriculum. That is why we are so proud to have our name represented on the NEFC jerseys and join this club who is leading the charge into the future of youth soccer.”
Trace uses an AI camera, GPS sensors, and powerful software to film games and create personalized moments for every player. Trace allows teams to combine automated filming, personalized moments, player performance data, and recruiting all in one platform that is seamless to navigate and easy to share.
NEFC joins over 50 other clubs and organizations that have partnered with Trace for a large scale adoption within their organization. You can also view the most recent NEFC goals captured on Trace on the NEFC homepage of their website.
Trace is a sports technology company that is changing the way teams and clubs film and consume soccer video. Trace uses an AI camera, GPS sensors, and powerful software to film the game and create personalized moments for every player automatically. With Trace, coaching, player development, and recruiting are seamless.
Maggy Mahalick | Director of Strategic Partnerships
NEFC is a not for profit premier soccer club which develops and trains youth soccer players in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island. Through a staff of 85, they train over 3,000 youth players. NEFC has continually produced players and teams that compete at the highest levels regionally and nationally on both the Girls & Boys side. Along with numerous regional and national championships, many players have been called up for regional teams and national team camps for various age groups. The commitment to player development can be seen through its growing success nationally year over year.