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Why did Bournemouth borrow £16m from an Australian bank?

For Bournemouth, rather than a case of accumulating the dreaded debts of the past, transfer fee factoring may well be…

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Italy's new 'Beckham Law' tax explained

The very best in the world used to call Italy home, from Van Basten to Ronaldo to Shevchenko to Kaka.…

2 months ago
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What is a Director of Football?

Essentially, the sporting director role has grown to fill space created by football’s growth. The position demands a combination of…

3 months ago
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How Financial Fair Play was justified

In an open system of promotion and relegation, utility maximisation is the only way to survive. That being said, without…

3 months ago
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How Real Madrid beat Manchester United to 'most valuable football brand'

Today, Real Madrid is not only the most valuable football brand – as determined by the monetary value of the…

4 months ago
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How Spurs built a stadium *and* made a profit

Spurs should not only be able to keep the bank manager happy, but their football manager should have a smile…

4 months ago
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Why Brexit isn't good for the England football team

Through the Maastricht treaty, and the subsequent Bosman ruling in 1995, the Premier League has hugely benefitted from the freedom…

5 months ago
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How much money has Arsenal actually got?

Arsenal are snookered here at present as the Emirates is sold out every week and fans won’t tolerate higher prices…

7 months ago
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The fall & future rise of Stockport County

The Football League may not quite be in reach yet and a return to fully professional status will prove another…

7 months ago
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Why do Manchester United have so many commercial partners?

As an international business, Manchester United is very successful and is constantly broadening its influence and web of partnerships. But…

7 months ago
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Ronaldo & Messi's tax fines & suspended prison sentences explained

The advantage of moving to Italy is that under local legislation wealthy individuals can agreed to pay a fixed sum…

8 months ago
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The fall & rise of Glasgow Rangers

One of Rangers’ fans most popular songs is ‘Follow Follow’, but given the club’s present predicament, perhaps this should be…

8 months ago
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Turkish football's economic crisis

Ultimately the major Turkish clubs are probably too big to fail: unless a severe economic crisis means the government can…

8 months ago
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Finance & Law | Crowd-Funding for football clubs

Just as companies such as Kickstarter have provided a way for those who believe in a project to back it…

10 months ago
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Finance & Law | How the global financial crisis changed football

Since 2008, we have seen the creation of an elite band – a bulge bracket, to use financial market terminology…

10 months ago
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Finance & Law | Why float a football club on the stock market

All businesses, including football clubs, need finance. Finance comes from two sources. Clubs can borrow from either banks, private institutions…

11 months ago
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Finances Explained | Manchester United finances 2017/18

Manchester United’s board’s refusal to accede to Mourinho’s summer transfer requests suggests that they don’t particularly care, or need to…

12 months ago
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Finance & Law | Manchester City's controversial Etihad deal

Etihad Airways, the national airline of Abu Dhabi, replaced Thomas Cook as shirt sponsor in 2009. This had an immediate…

1 year ago
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Finance & Law | QPR | Why Financial Fair-Play punishments don’t really work

For any clubs thinking of showing two fingers to the FFP rules, the EFL has shown as much backbone as…

1 year ago
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Finance & Law | City Football Group: Globalisation & Conflicts Of Interest

What is for sure is that City Football Group (CFG), of which Manchester City is the biggest team, is quietly…

1 year ago
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