March 10, 2019

Metrica is excited to announce the addition of LA Galaxy, Portland Timbers and the Vancouver Whitecaps as new clients ahead of the 2019 MLS Season.

These teams will join current MLS clients, the Professional Referee Organization,  Seattle Sounders, LAFC, Colorado Rapids, Houston Dynamo & Toronto FC in accessing the league’s leading performance analysis and player tracking software Metrica PLAY.

The agreements will provide coaching staffs with access to AI powered tracking data for all 22 players and ball for all regular season and post season MLS games. This tracking data along with event data and Wide-angle autozoom video will provide teams with the ability to look at the game in a custom and unique way via Metrica’s Personal Pattern Alarms which identify and present moments in the game that are related to each teams specific style of play.

Metrica Sports Managing Director, Ewan Robson described the significance of adding these new Western Conference teams to the growing number of clubs in the MLS who have adopted Metrica PLAY 

“We are super excited to get the chance to work with 3 of the most forward-thinking teams in the League to provide them with the ability to look at the game in a more in-depth way from a post-game and scouting perspective. The addition of these teams’ cements Metrica as the leading analysis tool being used within Major League Soccer.”

Metrica Sports provides a combination of tracking, event and dynamic video visualizations solutions to track every player’s movement in games.  Providing data points 15 times per second the Metrica software allows coaches and analysts to make data driven performance decisions and provides a platform to identify technical and tactical movement patterns that are specific to an individual team’s style of play or coaching philosophy.