Episode 115 - The truth behind transfers

How exactly do Football League clubs go about recruiting and scouting players? How many people are involved? What role do agents play? Are big clubs aware of the best talent at Football League level? Will EPPP hinder the development of young British players?



These are all questions the boys look to examine in a special show this week, as we discover 'the truth behind transfers'. With the January transfer window now closed, our attention turns to what goes on behind the scenes.



We speak to Ross Wilson, Head of Football Operations at Huddersfield Town. As well as being a club director, Ross leads the Terriers' recruitment, scouting, analysis and sports science amongst other things. He explains how a transfer works from start to finish and how the club went about securing the key signing of...