Lechia started cooperation regarding scouting with IPSO.

Lechia Gdansk has teamed up with the International Professional Scouting Organisation. Ipso conducted a training workshop for staff members that will help in the development in the organisation of the scouting department.

IPSO is an organisation created by experienced professional scouts and managers who in the past and present work within Premier League clubs. Years of work and experience in observation and analysis of players and teams allow them to carry out advanced training regarding player assessment and opponent analysis.
Football staff of professional football clubs IPSO have helped said ‘participation in the course certainly helped to develop their own workshop, it’s also helped to look at football from a wider and different perspective.

The coaching staff of Lechia experienced professional training under the guidance of IPSO lecturers. Lechia received help in the development of the scouting department.

– “We decided to start this collaboration because of the experience of the people in IPSO. We want to thoroughly develop our club, and the scouting department is one of the most important parts of the football club. We have no doubt that mutual cooperation will bring benefits for both parties,”- added Kamil Potrykus

This cooperation will, among others, create professional internships in Lechia Gdansk. The offer will be for those who have completed IPSO courses.

All details and registration can be found in the section career at ipsofootball.com.

Ipso were invited into Lechia Gdansk Academy to demonstration how scouts in the English Premier league work and the scouting structures that are in place. Lechia was shown the modern procedures and structures that are very successful with in the English game. A variety of examples, video clips, pictures and experiences with tips of how to improve their academy staff with procedures in developing young talent was enthusiastically taken in by the academy coaches and scouts.

This can only improve everything we are trying to achieve within the football club at Gdansk said the manager of the academy Robert Graf. It was great advice and very knowledgeable information that was perfect for our staff to look at the game form a different perspective said.

We hope this is the start of a great relationship with IPSO, very informative and educational long may it continue Robert