GPS technology has been used in youth football for a while, however, OLIVER is a particular stand out in this sector. Find out why more and more teams are choosing to equip their academies with the new generation of GPS technology in this article.
Youth Football, One of OLIVER’s Pillars
More and more clubs, academies, and youth tournaments are using OLIVER to measure the metrics of their players. The low cost, easy usability, and interactive interface are the reasons why clubs choose OLIVER.
Ska Brasil was one of the first teams to incorporate OLIVER in their youth categories. Year after year, they continue to invest in digitizing their academy.
Furthermore, gamification is yet another key aspect of OLIVER that helps position the new generation of GPS technology as the ideal solution for youth football. Nowadays, there is increasing recognition of the importance of making the learning process a fun experience and accompanying academy training with playful and interactive tools that contribute to the holistic development of its players.
"For me, football is much more than just a sport. It is a highly transformative tool for social inclusion that changes lives, generates employment, and fulfills the dreams of entire families"
José Edmilson, former FC Barcelona player and current president of SKA Brasil, the team that uses OLIVER in their youth academy
GPS Technology in Youth Football: Teams that Choose OLIVER
Even though OLIVER is among the generation of "younger" GPS technologies, it took the company just a couple of years to make its way into the world of youth football. Ever since OLIVER entered the market, many teams made the decision to equip their academies with OLIVER GPS devices.
With all the advantages the OLIVER presents, some of the clubs that decided to equip their academies with the device were:
- FC Barcelona (La Masia y Barça Academy)
- Racing de Santander
- Sporting Gijon
- Belgrano de Córdoba (Argentina)
- Ska de Brasil
- Olimpia (Paraguay)
- CD Cayon
- Sport Extremadura
- Estudiantes Cumbaya de la Plata (Ecuador)
- Comunicaciones FC (Guatemala)
- Sala 5 Martorell
- Union Futsal Santa Coloma
- Cordoba Patrimonio de la Humanidad
- CD Naval
- CD Valdefierro
“OLIVER is a very interesting tool that allows us to get objective information about the performance of our players and link it to their personal perception of how they performed on the field.” Pau Casassa Busquets - FC Barcelona
"Football is much more than just a sport. It is a highly transformative tool for social inclusion that changes lives, generates employment, and fulfills the dreams of entire families." José Edmilson, former FC Barcelona player and current president of SKA Brasil, the team that uses OLIVER in their youth academy.
“OLIVER has a competitive price and a top-notch quality. As a comparison, each GPS vest costs around 2.500 euros, while OLIVER comes at a price that is 10 times cheaper, which makes it affordable.” José González Ruzo, OLIVER’s Founder and CEO
OLIVER is the device of choice in Barça Academy
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