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FM Genie Scout 22 - Exclusive

World's best scouting tool for FM22. Extend the possibilities of finding, sorting & shortlisting players & staff on Football Manager 2022.

By Updated on Dec 15, 2021   146130 views   90 comments
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Downloads: 61365 / Size: 11.4 MB / Added: 2021-11-30
Football Manager 2022 Tools - FM Genie Scout 22 - Exclusive
Welcome to the official download page of FM Genie Scout 22, the best real-time scout tool for Football Manager 2022. Exclusively available from since 2009.

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: 30 November 2021 - build 1204
Updated: 15 December 2021 - build 1208

Redistribution Policy

We don't allow sharing Genie Scout 22 directly on other sites. Please point the download link to this very page. You cannot host any files yourself.


OS: Windows 11, 10, 8, 7, Vista, XP
FM20: 22.2.0 (current), 22.1.1, 22.1.0, 22.0.1
Platforms: Steam, Epic, Game Pass, Xbox Edition

Does it work for Mac or Linux?
Can I use it to edit attributes and other details?
No. However, we exclusively release a real time editor:
FMS Editor 22

How to run GS22

  1. Extract the downloaded .zip file and run the setup .exe file.

  2. Follow instructions until installation is finished.

  3. Run Football Manager 2022 and load your saved game.

  4. Launch Genie Scout 22 and from main menu click "Load Game".

We have a detailed instructional guide to Genie Scout. Make sure to read it.

Donate to Eugene to get the "g" edition

As usual, Genie Scout 22 comes in two editions:
The public edition comes with 2 banner ads.
The "g" edition has no ads and includes a few minor extra features.

In order to get the "g" edition, you need to donate to Eugene.

Genie Scout 22g Explained

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. Another email containing the key file might take a while though. 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.

Donations are handled by Eugene. He will deliver the ad-free version to you after donation.

Bug Reports

During closed beta stage for supporters, Eugene fixed most bugs that came to surface. As a result, the public edition should be reasonably 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.


Genie Scout 22 is created by Eugene Tarabanovsky.
He has been developing this amazing scout utility for the past 16 years!

Genie Scout logo made by Stam.


November 30: First release - build 1204
  • Compatible with FM 22.1.1
  • Compatible with FM 22.1.1 Xbox Edition
  • GS STATS data updated
  • Other minor fixes

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Downloads: 61365 / Size: 11.4 MB / Added: 2021-11-30
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Discussion: FM Genie Scout 22 - Exclusive

90 comments have been posted so far.

  • Baasb's avatar
    Eugene where are you...
  • Orvalvisje's avatar
    after saving a shortlist with the genie, the file does not show up in FM22 (it is as if the file does not exist). Can't load, nor import
  • Gordy28's avatar
    Any news on an update for Gamepass yet?
  • RiazziG84's avatar
    I can get the shortlists to load in FM from genie scout? is it just me? or is this something thats going to be fixed?
  • sky_cafuc's avatar
    I can't update my Genie Scout 22G. How could I solve this problem?
  • mattw123's avatar
    eugene must still be on the beers. full of bugs - will need reuploading guys
  • Gordy28's avatar
    Im hoping the new year brings the update for us using FM22 on gamepass.
  • Tom1007's avatar
    my genie scout wont load up it always says access denied the will repeatedly pop up with errors... any suggestions??
  • Prejudice182's avatar
    Can we get Wide Centre Backs and any other new roles added to the Role Rating screen?
    Currently, inverted wingers are only visible on MR/ML, not AMR/AML.
  • gilberto1976's avatar
    Hi all!
    Having the same probleme as @Atarak: SLF-files just not showing in the shortlist folder. Anybody know a fix or a work-around?
  • mattdanielc's avatar
    Genie Scout can't find my game... it says make sure I am using FM 2022 22.0.1 and higher. My FM was downloaded today (just bought it) version is 22.2.0 (me v22.3.0.0). So all looks fine? Any advice at all? Thanks
  • jwbrighton's avatar
    I donated last week yet the key file still hasn't come through. Anyone else had this problem? I've sent multiple emails to Eugene but no response.
  • god_'s avatar
    Stiill no fix for the shortlist bug , last year i donate to this. no point to get genie if need FMRTE to do the "job" .
  • Chris Gayle's avatar
    I have donated and installed G edition but I cannot see top bargain. I can see only top players list. Please help
  • Phyrex's avatar
    Hi everyone, I've been waiting for more than two days for Eugene to renew my ID. He doesn't read his emails, or do I have to send him one again?
  • Insuranseguy's avatar
    Hi all!
    Having the same probleme as @Atarak: SLF-files just not showing in the shortlist folder. Anybody know a fix or a work-around?
  • Yaruru's avatar
    Hi, is there a way to show your squad including u23 and u19 players? Thank you for the efforts
  • Czarny_Tcz's avatar
    It doesn't work, I get an error all the time. Reinstallation did not help, anyone knows what to do?
  • crowntownguy's avatar
    Anyone know how to export a shortlist's current view with all columns included? When I try to export to CSV, it only exports certain columns and doesn't seem to respect the current view layout I've created.
  • Johnnyjeger's avatar
    I have now downloaded and installed FM Geniue Scout 22 (and all the updated versions).
    My problem is that I can't find "probability of development (PD)". Has this feature been excluded?
    I found this feature in FM Genius Scout from earlier years.
  • DexK's avatar
    @mattias333 I actually managed to fix the problem. Uninstall the genie scout, go to the installation folder and delete it, install it again and should work! It worked for me :)
  • DexK's avatar
    getting the same error as @mattias333....
  • mattias333's avatar
    Ah gutted. Still the same problems for me as per ysterdays update. Thought todays update would solve it. Sadly still getting the out of bounds message and access violation and wont load up. Gutted! Even as administrator :( Anyone else the same? For clarity BUild 1207 and 1208 have done the same errors for me. No problems with any of the previous updates
  • JuliannS09's avatar
    Finaly working on Xbox Game Pass PC's version thanks you ! Great work !
  • the_guardian's avatar
    Never mind , it's good...

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