Player Profiles

Player Profile of the Day is:

Jay Rodriguez


Player Profiles

Please use our player talk form to post your player transfer talk

  • Andre Wisdom
  • Craig Gardner
  • Ashley Williams
  • Joleon Lescott
  • Angel Rangel
  • David De Gea
  • Lukasz Fabianski
  • Stephane Sessegnon
  • Federico Fernandez
  • Graham Dorrans

New Player Profiles

Ki Sung-YuengSteven N'ZonziRafaelMarcos Rojo
Chris BruntAsmir BegovicPhil BardsleyDaley Blind
Ryan ShawcrossLuke ShawPhil JonesJames Morrison
Neil TaylorSaido BerahinoMarc WilsonCharlie Adam
Boaz MyhillErik PietersCraig DawsonSebastien Pocognoli

Football Rumours Correct Score Competition

The old way of doing profiles seemed to me to do little to tell you what kind of player they were, so I thought I would do some scouting profiles instead.

Each time I watch a match, I take notes on what is happening, just to jog my memory afterwards when I write up the reports.

The players will then get ratings for their performance in certain areas of their game and some notes about their performance.

Each time I watch a player, I will rate them again and add more notes to their profile.

The ratings will be averaged out over their performances, to give a better idea of their capabilities.

Just to make it easier for everyone to understand, I have based the ratings on the ones that Football Manager employs, as most people are used to them.

It must be borne in mind that I am making notes as I watch the match, so I may very well be missing incidents etc that could affect the ratings.

Also, there are two other major issues that need to be pointed out with regard to the way I am creating these profiles, so you can understand that they are only intended as a rough guide.

The first is that I am not at the game watching them live in the flesh, but instead on a screen watching the play unfold live there.

So I am limited to what the camera shows me, which makes it difficult to see much of what a player does off the ball.

The second issue is that, due to the inability to just watch everything a player does throughout the game, I am instead assessing all the players in each match.

It is not ideal, but these profiles are not meant to be all encompassing, just an idea about a player and how they are performing.



Visiting this web site means you consent to use of cookies on this device

We take no responsibility for the accuracy or otherwise of published player profiles


  Copyright © Player Profiles All Rights Reserved