Arsenal FC Expands Teamworks Relationship to Drive Player Care Best Practices Organization-Wide
A Teamworks customer since 2019, Arsenal uses Teamworks to streamline operations for their men’s and women’s first teams as well as the Academy programs.
DURHAM, NC – [Thursday, August 12, 2021] – Teamworks, the leading athlete engagement platform for professional and collegiate organizations, is pleased to announce an expanded and extended relationship with Arsenal FC of the English Premier League (EPL). With the expansion, Arsenal implements player care best practices to athletes at every level of the club. The club further streamlines the communication and logistics-coordination for all staff and coaches while Teamworks deepens its commitment to providing the premium player engagement app for EPL teams.
“Optimising our processes for communication and operations has been so successful with Teamworks, expanding upon the relationship to bring the technology to players at every level of the organisation was an easy decision,” said Arsenal Operations Director Hywel Sloman. “Player welfare is a top priority for the club, and Teamworks’ gives us the ability to enhance each player’s experience by simplifying the stream of information they receive and adding flexibility and accuracy to updates in training and scheduling. By implementing Teamworks across every level of the club, we prioritise the players’ time and create a culture of efficiency and accountability.”
Arsenal FC is a part of a growing list of global football clubs operating with Teamworks. The clubs include Chelsea FC, US Soccer, the Australian women’s football national team Matildas as well as a growing presence in European football leagues such as Spain’s La Liga and Italy’s Serie A. Teamworks attributes their growth in international football as a result of a vested interest in player welfare and services across professional leagues and clubs.
“Sports is a business, and player engagement solutions like Teamworks help optimize a club’s business processes by granting it flexibility in maneuvering the disruptions in scheduling and coordination that affects every professional sports organization,” said Teamworks’ Co-Founder & President of International Mitch Heath.
“Whether on or off the pitch, communication needs to be airtight so meetings, training, rehab, interviews, team events and more aren’t missed, and all stakeholders remain focused on reaching the desired outcome of winning. We are excited to expand upon our relationship with Arsenal and continue in the business of helping them build upon their history of winning in English football.”
Teamworks is the leading athlete engagement platform, empowering more than 3,000 clients around the world to better connect and collaborate by simplifying their internal processes. Based in Durham, North Carolina, Teamworks creates a culture of communication and accountability for more than 2,000 NCAA Division I programs including every Autonomous Conference institution; professional teams in the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, MLS and EPL; collegiate and professional conferences; and national governing bodies. Visit www.teamworks.com for more information.