COSAFA enlists SICS SPORT to provide analysis tools

COSAFA has enlisted the services of the globally renowned sports analytics company SICS SPORT at the HOLLYWOODBETS COSAFA Cup 2024 to provide detailed performance analysis around the teams and players at the tournament in Gqeberha.

SICS SPORT is a modern online platform that allows users to track players from different leagues and countries, and provides detailed statistical reports and the ability to create video clips for training purposes.

It is perfect for coaches, technical analysts and scouts to delve deeper into the performance of players and teams, and assess and compare them from a statistical and technical point of view.

SICS Sports will provide detailed performance reports for all matches and teams in Gqeberha, with analysts from all the participating countries having access to the SICS SPORT TV platform, where there are various tools at their disposal.

⁠The SICS Sports team also provides fully coded matches which aim to provide quick and useful information for teams in the competition.

“As COSAFA we are always looking for innovative ways to assist out member associations in the development of their national teams at all levels and the SICS SPORT tools can be invaluable for them at the HOLLYWOODBETS COSAFA Cup 2024,” says Walter Nyamilandu-Manda, chairperson of COSAFA’s Technical and Development Committee.

“Analysis has become a vital part of the game and SICS SPORT has a proven record over many years of helping clubs and national associations assess their own players and the opposition. We are delighted to have them on board in Gqeberha.”

SICS SPORT count Italian Serie A champions Inter Milan and recent UEFA Europa League winners Atalanta among their clients.

“It is an honour for us to provide services to COSAFA to help the national teams at the HOLLYWOODBETS COSAFA Cup 2024 with their analysis and statistics.

We believe this is just the beginning and are looking forward for further co-operation in the future,” says Kenneth Yamongbe, SICS SPORT Head of Sales for Africa.

Based in the Italian city of Vicenza, SICS SPORT was formed in 1995. For the past 20 years it has been helping clubs analyse players around the world and is now among the leaders in the sports analytics market.

SICS SPORT also certifies professional coaches, analysts and scouts and has over 1,200 alumni from its courses.

Other clients worldwide include Napoli, AS Roma, Boca Juniors, Mamelodi Sundowns, and the football associations in Italy, Ghana and Saudi Arabia.