smarterscout is a fast, easy-to-use platform for evaluating the performance of football players around the world. It uses algorithms developed by Dan Altman at North Yard Analytics to assess players' contributions to winning, their playing style, and their skill levels. smarterscout also has the ultimate tool for football transfers: adjustment factors to predict how a player in one league might succeed in another. Data-driven scouting isn't just for big clubs any more – now anyone can do it!
smarterscout is also the first analytics provider to join Common Goal, the group that supports charitable football-related projects around the world.
Right now smarterscout covers 48 leagues around the world, including six second-tier leagues for Premium and Pro users, and 13 first-tier leagues for Pro users, who can also access the third and fourth tiers in England and Wales.
Lite users have access to the following 27 leagues:
|BEL1||Belgium First Division A|
|BRA1||Brazil Serie A|
|CHN1||China Super League|
|ENG1||England/Wales Premier League|
|FRA1||France Ligue 1|
|GRE1||Greece Super League|
|ITA1||Italy Serie A|
|JAP1||Japan J1 League|
|KOR1||Korea K-League 1|
|MEX1||Mexico Liga MX|
|POR1||Portugal Primeira Liga|
|RUS1||Russia Premier League|
|SPA1||Spain La Liga|
|SWI1||Switzerland Super League|
|TUR1||Turkey Super Lig|
|UKR1||Ukraine Premier League|
|USA1||United States Major League Soccer|
|UCL||UEFA Champions League|
|UEL||UEFA Europa League|
Premium users have access to the leagues above plus six more:
|FRA2||France Ligue 2|
|GER2||Germany 2. Bundesliga|
|ITA2||Italy Serie B|
|SPA2||Spain La Liga 2|
|USA2||United States USL Championship|
Pro users have access to the leagues above plus 15 more:
|BOL1||Bolivia LFP Boliviano|
|COL1||Colombia Primera A|
|COR1||Costa Rica Liga FPD|
|CRO1||Croatia Prva Liga|
|CZE1||Czech Republic 1. Fotbolova Liga|
|ECU1||Ecuador LigaPro Serie A|
|ENG3||England/Wales League One|
|ENG4||England/Wales League Two|
|VEN1||Venezuela Liga Venezolana|
Every smarterscout user can use these metrics:
Users can search our database with these metrics or by using a specific player as a model. It's also easy to compare players side-by-side with our cutting-edge visuals!
On every player profile and search results page, Premium and Pro users can see badges for high performers, breakout seasons, and young prospects flagged by our exclusive algorithm calibrated to a decade of debuts in Europe's top five leagues. Pro users can even filter their searches with these badges, as well as using the unique smartersearch and seeing all the metrics for an entire squad on one screen.
And here's the best part: smarterscout is free for Lite users, who can access up to 10 queries and player profiles every day at no charge. So dive in and enjoy!
Dan Altman, founder (North Yard Analytics)
Curtiss Calleo, graphic designer
Web development (KMJ by Design):
Animation (Mass Ideation):
Jim Patterson, server manager (Stack Overlap)