FIFA 14 introduces club scouts

FIFA 14 will debut the Global Transfer Network, which adds scouts to the managing end of the pitch.

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In any sport, it's important to keep up to date on the new hotness. Who's the next big thing? FIFA 14 plans to help potential club managers keep tabs on rising young superstars with the Global Transfer Network, which introduces scouting to the game's Career Mode.

Clubs will be able to hire up to six scouts and send them off across the globe to look for new talent, based on criteria set by the player, like age and position. Scouts will return with information about a player's potential strengths. Just don't sit on any scouting reports for too long, because they can become outdated if left idle for too long.

For more on the Global Transfer Network and its scouting feature, check out the trailer below.

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    September 5, 2013 2:15 PM

    Ozzie Mejia posted a new article, FIFA 14 introduces club scouts.

    FIFA 14 will debut the Global Transfer Network, which adds scouts to the managing end of the pitch.

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      September 5, 2013 3:27 PM

      I keep telling myself that I'm going to go to an every other year model when it comes to FIFA but with a next-gen system I'm going to need a sparkly-new edition.

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      September 5, 2013 5:03 PM

      Totally read that as "FIFA 14 introduces cub scouts" and was like "What an odd feature!"