International scouts looking for talents at the U16 Cup

Some of the spectators are not only at the tournament to enjoy high-class football. Several scouts are present to examine the young talents.

International Clubs and Agents don’t spare no costs to be in the pole position in the race for new stars. There are scouts from England or Italy who came only for the occasion. In their choice the scouts set their focus on athleticism, technical skills and creativity. “Nowadays European top-clubs are looking mostly for strong players. I already saw one or two players who I imagine to convey to a club like Inter Milano or Juventus,” an Italian scout says. Such statements motivate the players additionally to present themselves from their best side to pursue their dream of becoming a professional football player.