Month: April 2020

Best eleven of Eredivisie 2019/20
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Best eleven of Eredivisie 2019/20

It’s been a few different weeks for football, a good proof of that is that there are leagues that have already cancelled the season (if you want to know how Driblab can help you with our trial periods during the current crisis read our CEO’s letter). In today’s article we want to evaluate the best...

Three underrated players in Premier League
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Three underrated players in Premier League

It is difficult to evaluate Premier League players because, beyond performance, the market values are very different from other competitions. If last week we highlighted three underrated players in Ligue 1, this week we go to the UK to point out three players who are doing a great year and deserve more attention. A key...

Driblab has been featured in The Times
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Driblab has been featured in The Times

Driblab was featured this Sunday in The Times. The journalist Jonathan Northcroft interviewed Salvador Carmona a few days ago and ended up publishing this piece, in which our CEO explains how we work and highlights that “after the Covid the market will be more important than ever”, as well as answering questions of all kinds....

Driblab and Celta Lab: the digital transformation of scouting
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Driblab and Celta Lab: the digital transformation of scouting

On April 28th at 19:00 (local time in Spain – 18:00 UK), Driblab will participate in the new edition of Celta Lab, Celta Vigo’s innovation hub, to debate about the digital transformation that professional scouting is currently experiencing. In this event the host will interview our Managing Partner and co-founder Salvador Carmona about our work...

A justified battle
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A justified battle

In elite football there are very specific positions where there is a shortage of players who can provide real guarantees. This is the case with the left-back, where it is often difficult to find the desired profile. Porto’s Alex Telles has been in demand for some time now. It’s a fact that his performance in...

Three underrated players in the Ligue 1
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Three underrated players in the Ligue 1

French Ligue 1 is a habitat where footballers of a very high level coexist year after year. In addition to the power that the PSG roster accumulates and the quality that is usually summed up by clubs such as Monaco or Lyon, which signed Bruno Guimaraes just a few months ago, there is a lot of...

Gnabry’s rise: from West Brom reject to Bayern star
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Gnabry’s rise: from West Brom reject to Bayern star

After the Guardiola era, Bayern had trouble finding a clear leader in their squad and long-term stability. This season has seen a clear change in the Bavarian project, with Hans-Dieter Flick’s good work over the months earning him a contract until 2023 and reaffirming Serge Gnabry as Bayern’s key player. In this article we analyze...

New Talents of 2019/20: Forwards
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New Talents of 2019/20: Forwards

In these weeks without football we have decided to review the best of the season and pick out the names that have surprised us most in our series of articles on new talents: defenders, midfielders, wingers and, in today’s edition, forwards. The 2019/20 season has seen the undeniable rise of Erling Haaland, Timo Werner stablished...

Five U23 gems hidden in Brazil’s state tournaments
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Five U23 gems hidden in Brazil’s state tournaments

As an example of the potential that Driblab has in detecting young talent, we wanted to highlight five U23 players who have surprised in the Brazilian state tournaments and who have not yet made the move to Brasileirao. In these weeks of pause in professional football we believe that our services can be more critical...

Message from CEO on COVID-19
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Message from CEO on COVID-19

Dear all, Due to the dark times we are navigating through this isn’t business as usual. Because of the COVID-19 crisis the football world as we all know has come to a halt and thus, we believe the work we do at Driblab is more critical than ever. With no football to watch live, football...