Head of Sports Science Tom Williams and Assistant Coach/Director of Video Analysis Sam Green join the podcast to speak all things MLS and bring us into the inner sanctum of the LA Galaxy. We spoke with the gents about halfway through the MLS season to chat through their roles, day to day responsibilities and some of their key learnings.
Both of these gents have had a wealth of experience within, not only the MLS but the wider sports science and high performance industry. It was great to chat to Tom and Sam about their day to day responsibilities , technology advances along with pain points and topics of interest within the current sports science climate.
Other chats in this episode included:
• Tom's experience in Maple Leaf Sports and the ability to learn from a range of sporting codes to implement a great understanding of sports science practice.
• The rise and success of Leicester City under Tom's guidance.
• The implementation of video analysis tools and how they are used in high performance analysis.
• In game vs pre and post game communication through the use of video analysis and how this has influenced performance capabilities
• Plus much more!
Thanks again to Tom and Sam for their time, we look forward continuing to follow their journey and wish LA Galaxy all the best for the remainder of the MLS season.
To learn more about Tom, Sam or the LA Galaxy, head to:
Twitter - @williams26tom
LinkedIn - tom-williams-4878ba33
Twitter - SamGreen_
LinkedIn - sam-green-2b30846a
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