EA has released a new video for FIFA 14‘s Career Mode which details the Global Transfer Network.
“Clubs will start out with between one to four scouts on staff. Larger clubs will start with a number of scouts, while smaller sides may only have one available. All clubs can eventually hire up to six scouts to evaluate talent, and scouts themselves are rated from one to five stars depending on their influence and ability,” the publisher explains.
“When looking for talent, scouts can target up to six traits to help zero in on the right fit for the squad. The search’s specificity and the quality of the scout will determine the wait for results. Typically, scouts will report back with information on players after a few days, up to a week. Scouts can be relocated at any time and will be constantly searching for talent throughout the season.”
EA added that players will no longer be able to see overall ratings while browsing the transfer market to encourage deeper scouting.