Stanley Paul McGinnis MSc

South America Scout


Experience :

Traditional and cutting edge scouting techniques and player evaluations, scouting reports, statistical analysis, football and general manager practices, player personnel and team/club management Advising and supporting a major MLS Team and Euro Teams for scouting elite academy and senior professional football players. Interfacing and Coordination with international teams, scouts and football FA approved agents . 15 years scouting in Brazil for professional clubs international with specific interest in Brazilian elite football talent.

Qualifications :

· Hold Master of Science Degree from The University of Lancaster United Kingdom 1993.

· Professional Football Scouts Association UK: PSFA level 1,PSFA Level 2 2017

· Sports Management Worldwide USA: Certificate Soccer Management and Scouting 2017

Key Strengths :

· Programming

· Marketing

· Data Analysis

· Personnel Management

· Networking and Business Development.

· Scouting and Communication Skill Sets.

Held trials for Leeds United, Hibernian, Newport Country and Lester City as a goalkeeper.

Goalkeeping Coach for Scottish junior teams and part-time Scottish professional club on a part-time basis.

Mentoring two players on loan from Aberdeen FC supported them while on loan one player went on to play for Aberdeen first team Sunderland FC and Scotland national team.

Brazil: recommend two youth players to local professional clubs, they are now signed

Brazil: recommend several professional players to MLS club and EURO CLUBS

Brazil: I have excellent networking and interfacing for players from academy to professional clubs and excellent links to top clubs in Brazilin Series A,B,C