FM Genie Scout (or Genie Scout in short) is world's most popular scouting tool for Football Manager, created to extend the possibilities of finding, sorting and shortlisting players and staff, controlling their progress, making "first 11" and tactics choice easier and observing attributes invisible in FM.
Released: 25 November 2016 - build 708
Updated: 10 May 2017 - build 716
Redistribution PolicyWe don't allow sharing Genie Scout 17 directly on other sites. Please point the download link to this very page. You cannot host any files yourself.
CompatibilityOS: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10
FM17: 17.3.1, 17.3.0, 17.2.1, 17.2.0, 17.1.2, 17.1.1, 17.1.0, 17.0.2
Does it work for Mac or Linux?
No. However, we exclusively release another scouting tool for Mac OS X users:
MacAssistant RT for FM17
How to run GS17
- Extract the downloaded .zip file and run the setup .exe file.
- Follow instructions until installation is finished.
- Run Football Manager 2017 and load your saved game.
- Launch Genie Scout 17 and from main menu click "Load Game".
NEW TO GENIE SCOUT?
We have a detailed instructional guide to Genie Scout. Make sure to read it.
Donate to Eugene to get the "g" editionAs usual, Genie Scout 17 comes in two editions:
The public edition comes with 2 banner ads.
The "g" edition has no ads and includes a couple of minor extra features.
In order to get the "g" edition, you need to donate to Eugene. Refer to Genie Scout 17g FAQ if you have further questions.
DELIVERY OF THE 'G' EDITION:
Eugene has automatized the process of distribution for the "g" edition, so you will have to wait just a few minutes before you receive a download link and a key file. But only if they have sent correct contact email, correct Unique ID alongside your donation.
Make sure you check your Spam folder too.
It might take up to 24 hours though. In case of problem with your donation, please contact Eugene using the email address you'll see in the message after donation.
FM Scout (the site) is not involved in the donations towards Eugene, neither has any responsibility delivering the ad-free version to you after donation. This is a process handled solely by Eugene himself.
Bug ReportsDuring closed beta stage for supporters, Eugene fixed most bugs that came to surface. As a result, the public edition should be quite stable from its very first version.
Should you find a bug, please report it to the Genie Scout forum.
Read this before submitting any bugs!
Known issue: Sale value for players is not accurate and sadly we have no way of making it work as it used to be before GS13.
Any comment including bug report posted on this page will be removed on sight!
Please understand it is forbidden by the EULA from SI and SEGA to export all the data from the results. You should be able to export only basic information such as player name, club, age, etc.
CreditsGenie Scout 17 is created by Eugene Tarabanovsky.
He has been developing this amazing scout utility for the past 11 years!
Genie Scout logo made by Stam.
ChangelogMarch 26: Beta 14 build 714
- Compatible with 17.3.1
- Shortlist import issue resolved
- Minor fixes
January 11: Beta 10 build 711
- Compatible with FM 17.2.1
- 'Date encode' error fixed
- History Auto-Tracking fixed
- Minimum fee release issue fixed
- Other minor fixes
December 15: Beta 9 build 709
- Compatible with 17.2.0
- Minor fixes
November 30: First release - beta 8 build 708
- Compatible with 17.1.2
- Compatible with FM Touch
- Minor fixes