VR training tool being used by the world’s most elite soccer players and teams is now available for the home market on consumer VR platforms
Manchester, UK – November 3rd 2020 – Rezzil, the market-leading VR training & cognitive development tool used by some of the world’s biggest soccer clubs to train their elite players today debuted its home consumer version Rezzil Player 21. Initially available on HTC Vive and Valve index, Rezzil Player 21 has been built with Rezzil’s professional-level VR simulation technology used to train pros in clubs around the globe. After completing their drills, players can see if they are top of the table material by seeing their scores uploaded to the global leaderboards. Rezzil Player 21 is free on Steam and requires VR trackers with straps in order to play.
Backed by ex-soccer pros, including Manchester City legend and current Anderlecht player-manager Vincent Kompany, Rezzil Player 21 puts players in the soccer boots of elite players with ‘real world’ drills and challenges developed in conjunction with top sports coaches and physios. Manchester United, PSG and Arsenal are just a few of the elite clubs that have installed Rezzil in their facilities to train their first-team superstars as well as the youth academy stars of the future. Rezzil is also being used by current World Cup holders the French Football Federation US Soccer, The English FA and many more global federations to train the next generation of talent and to keep their skills sharp during the current pandemic.
Rezzil Player 21 challenges players to hit the training ground and hone their skills in challenging shooting drills mirroring what the worlds best players do day in, day out against the clock. Players won’t just be playing for pride or bragging rights. Superstars waiting to be discovered have their detailed stats uploaded to the global leaderboards and could potentially be found by real soccer scouts from across the world.
“Rezzil has proven to be an essential training tool for many of the world’s top soccer clubs, and we’re delighted to be offering people at home the chance to play like the pros with Rezzil Player 21,” said Adam Dickinson, Development Director of Rezzil. “We’re very aware that the current pandemic has really affected both pro and amateur players and so Rezzil is a great way to help keep their fine footballing skills in focus. The optional ability for home players to upload their stats and have real scouts poring over the data in their hunt for the superstars of tomorrow also adds an exciting extra dimension to the home experience.”
Vincent Kompany said: “Being at the top of your game is a must for professional footballers and Rezzil’s training and drills deliver elite-level training in a fun and competitive way, pushing both mind and body”
Rezzil Player 21 Features:
- Train like a pro and play with the same VR simulation technology being used to coach elite soccer athletes around the world.
- FREE ‘Finishing Challenge’ with 3-time limits – 30, 60 or 90 seconds.
- FREE ‘Endless’ mode lets you take on the Finishing Challenge at your own pace or a more casual practice session.
- Purchase credits to unlock genuine Adidas products in-game including the iconic Mexico ‘86 ball and the latest Predator Mutator cleats fresh from the boot room to your locker.
Rezzil Player 21 is currently available for free on Steam and is compatible with HTC Vive and Valve Index headsets and requires VIVE Trackers and straps. Keep up to date with Rezzil for the latest news and updates, as well as future releases on other VR platforms, their plans for DLC and an arcade version.
Since launching in 2017 Rezzil has established itself as the definitive VR professional soccer training and cognitive development platform as used in clubs worldwide including Manchester United, Manchester City, Paris Saint-Germain, Arsenal and Los Angeles FC as well as by national associations like The Football Association, US Soccer and the French Football Federation. Rezzil’s professional athlete products include ‘Rezzil Elite’, post-match analysis, training and rehabilitation tool and ‘Rezzil Index’, a suite of VR drills designed to benchmark and improve top-level players through pin-point simulation and a wealth of analytical data. In 2020 Rezzil is proud to launch its first consumer-level product, ‘Rezzil Player 21’, available free via Steam and Viveport for consumers as well as playable in VR Arcades throughout Europe, Asia and the US.