Words: ACFC Media
Monday 6 September 2021
AUCKLAND, New Zealand - Auckland City FC and Gameinsight announce exciting new partnership for the club's Academy set-up.
Auckland City FC head coach José Figueira was delighted to see the partnership with Gameinsight come to fruition.
"Auckland City FC have signed up to a partnership with Gameinsight, a platform whereby we as a club, mainly in the Academy space, can centralise our day to day working such as session planning, designing, development planning and our communication with players and coaches.
"Nic Downes and Blair Shaw worked on this with Gamesinsight on behalf of the club and it's great we can announce this as we reach the latter stages of 2021.
"There is an education component and we're all very excited about what this relationship can do for both partners headed into the future," Figueira said.
Presenting our newest Ambassador Club, @AucklandCity_FC. ACFC is the most successful team in the New Zealand National League as well as the @OFCChampsLeague . A regular fixture in the FIFA Club World Cup, they also boast an equally successful youth & development program. pic.twitter.com/ptmzSIGzXa— Gameinsight (@GameInsight_) September 3, 2021
Gameinsight is a digital platform aimed to increase accessibility and equality for all in the football community. Blending social networking, football education, knowledge sharing and administrative tools, Gameinsight aims to democratize football.
Gameinsight spokesperson Hanna Terry said the company was excited to partner with Auckland City FC.
"As an Ambassador Club, we see Auckland City FC as a fantastic example, a leader in the region, in the arena of aspiration, achievement and excellence, but with a keen focus on the development side of football.
"We are looking forward to working hand in hand with you to help develop our platform while providing invaluable educational tools and networking opportunities to help the management, coaches, players and parents.
"One of our own team members, Jesse Edge, is a New Zealand native and former player for Auckland City FC, and has only the best things to say about his experiences with the club as a whole.
"Auckland City FC has a rich tradition of excellence in football and has an incredible community, and we are very excited to partner with a club of such prestige, but also one that shares the same values we at Gameinsight hold close," Hanna said.
For more information about Gameinsight, please visit the official website here.