Singaporean Startup Koach Hub ventures into the Middle East; Announces Partnership with Maidan Sports Center

Singaporean sports tech startup Koach Hub has embarked on an exciting venture into the Middle East by announcing a strategic partnership with Maidan Sports Center, located in Maidan, Qatar. Mr. Saud Al-Dolaini, the patron of Maidan Sports Centre was personally involved in discussions as the historic event took place. The penning of this partnership symbolizes the solid strides Koach will make in the days to come in the area of grassroot soccer with its formidable purpose built application that underpins football club administration, player data capture and game analysis. Maidan Sports Centre will be a principal gateway through which Koach will connect with other grassroot level football clubs and academies in Qatar and the ball has already started rolling.

Maidan Sports Centre (MSC) boasts of its own club and academy that caters to children between the ages of 4 and 14. They own a sprawling indoor facility which features an impressive array of amenities, including an indoor football pitch, Padel courts, a gym, and a café.

The growth of soccer in the Middle East has been nothing short of remarkable in recent years. With its deep-rooted passion for the sport and substantial investments in infrastructure and player development, countries across the region have witnessed a significant surge in soccer’s popularity.

Moreover, grassroot level initiatives and youth development programs have flourished, nurturing homegrown talent and ensuring a sustainable pipeline of skilled players for the future. This focus on grassroot soccer has not only honed local talent but also fosters a sense of community and belonging through the sport.

Koach Hub’s CEO and Co-Founder, Tariq Cassim, shared his thoughts on this partnership, stating: “our expansion into Qatar is a pivotal moment in our journey at Koach Hub. This strategic move reflects our commitment to broadening our reach and impact, as we aim to elevate grassroots football within the region. This partnership with Maidan Sports Center not only strengthens our global presence but also underscores our dedication to fostering the use of technology within this beautiful game on a truly international scale. We look forward to this partnership growing from strength to strength as we embark on this new chapter of growth and opportunity.”

Demonstrating its firm commitment to the region, Koach solidified its presence by their plans of establishing its own support team in Qatar. The team from Koach was also honoured to visit the sports center and engage with all the coaches and several young players. These interactions not only granted them invaluable insights into the Academy’s operations but also deepened their understanding of the vision and objectives propelling its success.

“Maidan Sports Center is thrilled to announce a groundbreaking partnership with Koach Hub, a cutting-edge application poised to transform the landscape of player development in football academies. As the Head Coach of Maidan Sports Center, I am beyond excited to embark on this journey that promises to elevate our academy to new heights. At Maidan Sports Center, we have always been committed to nurturing talent and fostering a culture of excellence. With Koach Hub, we are taking this commitment to the next level. This innovative platform will revolutionize the way we interact with our players and their parents, creating a seamless connection that empowers everyone involved in the journey of player development.” stated head coach, Miguel Angel Marulanda.

Established in 2021, Koach Hub is a sports tech startup with clients in 13 countries. For more, please visit