Learning the role of an Opposition Analyst

Match Reporting

What’s the course about

As the leading provider of Scouting & Analysis Football Courses worldwide we deliver the best and most detailed course in match reporting across the UK, Europe, America, Africa, and China.


The IPSO Level 2 in Match Reporting Course is the highest professional scouting course we offer and is designed to develop highly skilled scouts or performance analysts to create extremely accurate reports that football managers crave for.


It’s more important than ever to have accurate and timely information when making tactical decisions in a game. We deliver the key insights that coaches need in order to make strategic changes during the game. You will be shown the most accurate methodology when analysing 11 players at the same time. Plus attacking and defending analysis, set-plays, strength & weaknesses of a team.


The programme will allow you to share knowledge and experiences with other scouts and performance analysts and explore how world-leading football clubs operate.


There are no prerequisites for this course.


How’s it structured

The course is made up of two-days Saturday & Sunday (other days could be arranged). You will take part in a blend of learning tasks and assessments and receive on-course theory delivered by industry experts from the premier league and International football.


When participating in the theory and practical parts of the course during the live game. You will be given support in-between by IPSO tutors who are industry leading experts who will share their insight from match reporting if needed.


The course is endorsed and approval by YMCA awards, IFBI Brussels (The International Football Institute), Polish and Estonian Football Associations and many football clubs across Europe including Slavia Praha, Legia Warsaw and Ludogorets who regularly appear in the Champions League.


The course will cover


Learning Outcomes and Qualification 

The IPSO Level 2 education programme in match reporting offers a detailed insight into the use of data in such a crucial area of a report.


By attending IPSO education courses, students gain valuable practical experience with analysis technology to develop the skills that are essential for a career progression in the performance analysis sector.


All new customers participating the IPSO Level 2 Match Reporting Course will receive 4 weeks exclusive access to jobs4football and 2 week access to Noisefeed. You also get free usage to another partner called footballersglobal: Only IPSO scouts are aloud on this website where you can look for any players from grassroots football to semi-professional to the professional players its a great unique platform to help you as you climb the footballing ladder. is proud to partner with several of the markets leading analysis platforms used by the world’s best football clubs and associations.


Who’s it for

This course has been specifically designed for anyone already working or aspiring to work at the very top of the game in football.


The IPSO Level 2 Match Reporting Course was attended by many full-time scout, ex-professional footballers, performance analysts, current and aspiring coaches, agents, Heads of Recruitment, journalists and representative from over a dozen countries around the world and football clubs include; Manchester City, Liverpool LFC, Leicester City FC, Everton FC, FC Bayern Munich, Slavia Praha, Legia Warsaw, and many more.


Need more information? 

If you need more information contact us for more help or support. education@ipsofootball.com

Course Overview

  • Course Length:
    2 days course
    Saturday & Sunday
  • Course Duration:
    16 hours over 2 days
    from 9AM to 5PM
  • Level:
    Learning the role of an Opposition Analyst
  • Live Game:
  • Exam:
  • Certification:
  • Lectures:
    Premier League Analysts
  • Education Package:
    Folders, books, note-pads, pens
  • Scouting Software:
    4 weeks trial of Jobs4football
    2 weeks Noisefeed
    Free usage of footballersgloball
  • Membership:
  • Leading to:
    IPSO Level 3
  • Language:
    Country language
  • Venue:
    At the National Football Museum Manchester, England
  • Price:
  • For Instalment plan:
    contact us
  • Contact information:

*Minimum age; 16 years old
*No accommodation include the price
*Number of Attendants; minimum 10 and maximum 30

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