Is your club aiming to find the next Ole Gunnar Solskjær or even Zlatan Ibrahimovic? Maybe another starlet like Jari Litmanen or midfield magician Brian Laudrup is what your club desperately needs? One thing is actually scouting players already recommended to you, another is finding them in the first place. That is exactly what we do at Scandinavian Scouting Agency, tracking down the best player for your needs before anyone else does.
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Statement: Øyvind Johansen joins Celtic FC backroom staff

Statement: Øyvind Johansen joins Celtic FC backroom staff

I am delighted to have agreed terms with Celtic FC to be their Scandinavian scout during 2015 (*left the position on 1th of June 2016).   I would like to send my appreciation to all the clubs who has got in touch with me over the last few months. I hope that this statement will...
Scouting report: Martin Ødegaard, Strømsgodset

Scouting report: Martin Ødegaard, Strømsgodset

This attacking midfielder`s natural talent and exquisite technique on the ball make the difficult things in the game look easy.   Having scouted for Celtic FC for the past few months have seen this website not being updated for a while. On 12th of May I travelled to Kristiansand to watch local side Jerv vs Strømsgodset Reserves. For me...
Carlos Strandberg – Youth recommendations in Scandinavia

Carlos Strandberg – Youth recommendations in Scandinavia

As an independent football scout it amazes me every time a player performs in a world cup and then suddenly attracts interests from every top club in Europe. The player’s talent was already there, but someone failed to see it is my conclusion. It happens every year and those who eventually fail to sign the...
How to become a football scout

How to become a football scout

How to become a football scout.  Being related to the best player in the history for Norwegian football club Tromsø IL, Håkon Nilsen, doesn’t automatically gives me the edge to make it as a professional football player. Neither does my family relation with the brothers who played for clubs such as AC Milan, Napoli and...
Top talents in Scandinavia summary

Top talents in Scandinavia summary

Christian Eriksen, former OB Odense player: Blessed with sensational technique and with a keen eye for a goal the youngster got the attention from Scandinavian scouting agency back in 2007   After monitoring Christian Eriksen`s progress during the 2007/2008 he was on top of our prestigious list of the best talents in Scandinavia. The second...
Scouting report: Ola Kamara, Strømsgodset

Scouting report: Ola Kamara, Strømsgodset

A club in the Scandinavia was looking for a striker last summer. The team at Scandinavian scouting agency knew that their answer was Ola Kamara. The report on the player was written on 18.06.2012. A few days after the report was delivered to the club the player scored three goals against Rosenborg at Lerkendal Stadium....
Scouting report: Stefan Strandberg, Rosenborg

Scouting report: Stefan Strandberg, Rosenborg

In five years time Stefan Strandberg has developed from being an important pawn in a chess game into a rock solid rook. The future seems ever so bright for the talented footballer When I summarize my predictions on player’s abilities it is often central defenders I am usually spot on about. Maybe it has something...
Retro Report from 2007 | Scouting report, Tore Reginiussen

Retro Report from 2007 | Scouting report, Tore Reginiussen

Back in 2007 www.scan-scout.com scouted only on senior players playing in the Norwegian leagues. At youth level we gave information on players from all over Scandinavia. Scouting reports were shorter than the ones that are published nowadays, but it is interesting to look back in the archive finding out if my personal predictions where right....
Scouting report: Johan Larsson, Elfsborg

Scouting report: Johan Larsson, Elfsborg

“Elfsborg`s Johan Larsson has the offensive abilities to make it as a right-back in one of the big leagues” The fierce and tense local derby between Elfsborg and IFK Göteborg always gets my attention. As a scout one need to see matches like this to understand what Swedish football is all about. With Johan Larsson...
Best recommendation 2012: Ruben Kristiansen, Tromsö IL

Best recommendation 2012: Ruben Kristiansen, Tromsö IL

During 2012 we have helped clubs with scouting on different levels. Clubs playing in the Champions League and Europa League have all got information from the team at Scandinavian Scouting Agency. It`s been an exciting year and we look forward to help your club in the future. Recently I`ve been asked if I could single...
Scouting report: Vegard Forren, Molde

Scouting report: Vegard Forren, Molde

“Vegard Forren to follow the footsteps of Brede Hangeland in the Premier League” I`ve been approach by some English football fans to comment on Vegard Forren. To make things easier I have gathered some of the information on the player into this post. It will give you an indication on what type of a player...
Scouting report: Oscar Hiljemark, Elfsborg

Scouting report: Oscar Hiljemark, Elfsborg

The team at Scandinavian scouting agency will only publish a short version on the website. For clubs who wants the extended version with scouting reports on individual players could get in touch with us through the contact page. “One of the finest products from Scandinavia is ready for the big leagues in 2013”    ...