Maccabi Netanya and Driblab are pleased to announce a partnership agreement to provide advanced statistics to the scouting, performance analysis and decision-making processes of the Israeli club’s sports management, which will be able to use the driblabPRO scouting platform, as well as Driblab’s unique consulting services.
Maccabi Netanya, an Israeli Premier League club founded in 1934, five-time champion and five-time runner-up in the country’s league, is thus betting on innovation and technology to make more objective decisions, supported by the value and experience of proven metrics and models within the industry already enjoyed by clubs around the world.
Founded in 2017 as a consultancy, Driblab has driven innovation through data across all aspects of professional football. Thanks to a transversal model, its database collects and models statistics in all directions. From converting matches and videos into tailor-made data for training academies to developing cutting-edge technology, assisting clubs, federations and representative agencies in talent scouting and transfer markets. With customizable software and consulting services, Driblab’s intelligent data is used by clubs around the world, with success stories such as Dinamo Zagreb, Girondins de Bordeaux, Real Betis or Club America, among others.
Almog Cohen, the sport director of Maccabi Netanya: “We are happy to start the Collaboration with the Driblab company. Maccabi Netanya football club will always strive to improve and advance in every field, and the Collaboration with Driblab is another step forward for the club in the technological field. In today’s football world, the clubs have A huge amount of information and data, and we believe that an advanced analysis of this information, which is possible through Driblab’s tools, can advance the group in terms of performance analysis, opponent analysis, and decision-making in the field of scouting”.
Salvador Carmona, CEO of Driblab, on the agreement reached: “Getting the trust of Maccabi Netanya reinforces the good news and the good work done in this 2023. We know that Israeli football and talents are standing out especially in recent times, with very good results in youth competitions. The fact that clubs are betting on new methodologies to detect talent and follow it up in different ways helps the country’s football to continue growing and revaluing itself”.