Welcome to the Get Scouted area of PlayerScout site. This part of the site will arm you with all the information needed to improve your chances of being spotted by a professional scout.
For those new to scouting, this is a football clubs main process of talent identification and gaining tactical intelligence on opponents.
A club will deploy a player scout to attend matches (or training, soccer schools etc) to find potential signings to improve their academy or first team.
Once a hot prospect is found the scout will invite them to a football trial to assess their abilities before offering them a contract.
How To Get Scouted
Understanding the Trial Process
As football trials are such an important part of the scouting process, it’s important to understand as much about them as possible.
Our football trials section has all the vital information to give you the confidence going into a trial.
If you are playing regular football in a structured league, there’s a good chance that a professional football scout has been to one of your matches (probably numerous times).
Sometimes you may have to reach out to a club or scout to attract attention. Here is a series of articles on how scouts work and what they look for.
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Careers in Football
Playing on the pitch is not the only way to earn a career in football. There are many off the field careers in football that will enable you to fulfill a dream of working in the exciting world of professional football.
Are you interested in a career as a professional football scout? Or just intrigued to know more about how scouts work and what they look
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