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Do You Love Soccer? Here's A List Of Careers For You

The backbone behind the soccer industry comprises of more than just players and coaches but also extends to cover a wide variety of titles that are responsible to make everything work in harmony. If you are passionate about soccer but don't know how you can translate that into a sustainable career, this article is for you.

Agents and scouts

These are people that make sure that the team acquires the right players during and sometimes after the transfer window. As you know in order to a club to grow and perform better, new players needs to be brought on board. The whole process is not as easy as you imagine it to be. It's a very complex process that requires you to be equipped with the right skills and a strong background in different players performances.

Medical specialists

Players get injured more often and some require special medical care to get back on their feet again. Most clubs and leagues have their own doctors that are always on standby to deal with such cases. For a specialization job like this this one, it's mandatory that you have a degree in medicine.


Ensure that every match is fair and follows the rules of the game. You need to complete a professional certificate in order to get into this field. There's a hierarchy of positions that are put in place to prepare you for bigger games that can't afford to be slandered with prejudice and mistakes. You need to be impartial at all times and be in a good shape because you will be running around the field with soccer players.

What are the qualifications needed?

It depends on the type of position you are interested in. For entry-level position like those of soccer scouts you must have extensive knowledge about soccer and a proven track record (even if it's unprofessional) showcasing your skills. For specialized positions, an undergraduate degree is required. Enquire with a college or university near you to find out about their offerings in this field.

These are just a couple of careers that are in demand. We hope you've learnt a thing or two in this article. If you have any questions don't hesitate to ask via the comments section below and remember to follow us for more informative articles like this one published daily. 

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