The club started cooperation regarding scouting with IPSO
Pogoń Szczecin has teamed up with the International Professional Scouting Organisation. The company from the UK will conduct a series of training sessions for staff members and will help in the development of structures in 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 Szczecin club already took part in courses organized by IPSO. The head of scouting Edi Andradina came to Sopot, while the second coach of the first team, Marcin Węglewski and the head of youth scouting Adam Gołubowski took part in the Warsaw course. “Participation in the course certainly helped to develop our own workshop and also helped to look football from a broader perspective ,” – Węglewski said .
– “This wider cooperation with Pogoń is a source of immense splendour and honour for us. Employees of the club will undergo professional training under the guidance of our faculty. Pogoń will also receive help in development of scouting department structures and expanding its activities not only in Poland but also abroad, where we will use our extensive contacts,” – said Kamil Potrykus, managing director of IPSO.
– “We decided to start this cooperation because of the experience of people in IPSO. We want to systematically develop our club, and scouting department is one of the most important sectors of the sports department. We have no doubt that mutual cooperation will bring benefits for both parties,”- added Maciej Stolarczyk, sports director of Pogoń.
This cooperation will, among others, create professional internships in Szczecin club. 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.