New digital platform for football management goes live
By: David Davies
Friday, June 16, 2017 - 4:25 pm

FootballISM is a new platform that manages in detail the sport, school, social and personal evolution of football’s main asset: the players. It is described as the only digital platform on the market capable of analysing scouting, recruitment, training evaluation and competition, facilities and equipment management, the medical, legal elements and asset management in a fully integrated and transversal environment. It has been implemented for both professional teams and academy youth players.

The Digital Platform allows unlimited quantitative and qualitative assessment of data, providing club officials with the best information for control and decision-making of their assets. FootballISM enables the optimisation of human and material resources in a competitive world sport that, according to KPMG’s recent study, Football Clubs’ Valuation: The European Elite 2017, increased value by €3bn in a year. The 32 top European professional clubs now value €29.9bn.

FootballISM was developed by agap2IT with the knowledge Sporting Club Portugal’s Alcochete Academy, the first club in the world to scout and train two FIFA World Player of the Year (Cristiano Ronaldo and Luís Figo) and was the main player provider to Euro 2016 Champions: Portugal.

According to Filipe Esteves, agap2IT Managing Director: “Football is the most passionate sport in the world. FootballISM is Digital Transformation at its core definition and at the service for the most ambitious professional clubs. Teams that are technologically proficient in data management are the best fitted to win, from youth squads to the professional teams. FootballISM is first digital solution for new football management.”