Anatomy Of A Football Scout: An In-depth Look At Player Recruitment

Player recruitment is a complex world. Identifying and then signing the right type of footballer for a club is rarely straightforward and can take months or even years of hard work.

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Hellmann becomes the 14th coach to go in the Brasileiro

And, then there were six …

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Pissed. Off. – Player red carded for having a wazz

A piss poor performance …

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Brazil squad for U17 World Cup 2019

Brazil will have a talented side to chose from …

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Flamengo’s Gabigol in Brazil squad to face Senegal and Nigeria October 2019

Liverpool, Manchester City, and Everton all have players in Brazil’s squad …

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Corinthians new shirt – a load of Pollocks?

Brazil giants homage to the ‘fan invasions’ of 1976, 2000, and 2012 …

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Brazil squad against Colombia and Peru September 2019

Manchester City’s Gabriel Jesus is suspended. Liverpool keeper Alisson is injured. The three new faces are …

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Brazil 2018 World Cup squad strengths and weaknesses

The South Americans are amongst the favourites and it’s easy to see why …

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Six Premier League players in Brazil’s squad to face England and Japan November 2017

Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino, Manchester City’s Gabriel Jesus …

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Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester City players in Brazil squad vs Ecuador and Colombia August 2017

Brazil have a star-studded squad to face …

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