FC Kansas City Named First NWSL Team to Utilize TOCA Touch Trainer
FC Kansas City has partnered with TOCA Football Inc. in order to provide their professional women’s players with elite training methodology during development.
TOCA’s mission is to dramatically improve the technique, performance and engagement of all soccer players through cutting-edge technology and innovative soccer training. Our goal is to become the training standard for the biggest sport in the world.
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NWSL Soccer News: FC Kansas City has announced a training partnership with TOCA Football Inc. FCKC will have access to TOCA Football’s proprietary technology platform for skill work, game preparation and rehabilitation throughout the season as well as during team clinics and camps.
Founded in 2012 by former U.S. Men’s National Team forward Eddie Lewis, TOCA is a sports technology business headquartered in Orange County, California. TOCA sells its equipment in the U.S. and international markets as well as operates and licenses technology centers in the U.S. and Europe.
The core of the TOCA platform is the TOCA Touch Trainer, a mobile App controlled ball delivery device that precisely launches custom-designed training balls at adjustable speeds and trajectories. The unique training platform allows players to develop their touch, control and delivery in an accelerated training experience. In an hour of TOCA
Training, players will get 10x the touches that they would in a regulation soccer match.
FC Kansas City has already started implementing the TOCA Touch Trainer into their training curriculum.
“I’m excited about using the TOCA Touch Trainer in our practices,” said head coach Vlatko Andonovski. “Our players will be able to get quality touches in each training session and improve their game from week to week.”
“We are honored for TOCA to establish our first training partnership in the National Women’s Soccer League with FC Kansas City,” said Lewis. “Women’s soccer is an extremely important component of the soccer market globally and we are proud to become a part of the champion-quality training of FCKC athletes.”
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