The club started cooperation regarding scouting with IPSO
Lechia Gdansk has teamed up with the International Professional Scouting Organisation. Ipso conducted a training workshops for staff members that will help in the development of the organisation of the scouting department.
IPSO is an organization created by experienced and professional scouts and managers who in the past were working in the Premier League clubs. Their years of work and experience in observation and analysis of players as well as teams allow them to carry out advanced training regarding identification of talent, player assessment and report as well as opponent analysis.
Employees of other clubs IPSO have helped have said participation in the course certainly helped to develop their own workshop and also helped to look at football from a wider perspective.
Employees of Lechia experienced professional training under the guidance of IPSO lecturers. Lechia received help in development of the scouting department and expanding its activities not only in Poland but also as far as China, where we will use our extensive contacts
– “We decided to start this collaboration because of the experience of 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 in the English leagues. Lechia was shown the modern procedures and structures that are very successful with in the English football clubs. A variety of examples, video clips, pictures and experiences with tips of how to improve their Academy staff and 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 Manager of the ACADEMY. It was great advice and very knowledgeable information that was perfect for our staff to look at the game form a different perspective said. Manager of the ACADEMY.
We hope this is the start of a great relationship with IPSO, very informative and educational long may it continue. He continued.