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Football Agents  Football agents and football intermediaries continue to help footballers especially at Academy level and young professionals. Football Agents In The News Football's richest agents revealed including Cristiano Ronaldo and ... talkSPORT.com-25 Sep 2015 Forbes have released a list of the wealthiest football agents in the world in 2015 and here, talkSPORT looks at the top seven... Read more
Football Agents: Article reproduced with the Kind permission of Barrister Samuel Okoronkwo FA Registered Intermediary As the summer transfer window looms in England, Chief Executives, Directors of Football, Transfer Committees, Managers and/or Agents ought to be aware of how Tribunals may play a part in determining what they may pay for their next signing. A contemporaneous case in point is... Read more
Football Agents, Free Player Power & Raheem Sterling A lay person's guide to Bosman, the name all Football Clubs Hate! The Bosman Ruling stikes fear into Professional Football Clubs following the Bosman Case, Union Royale Belge des Sociétés de Football Association ASBL v Jean-Marc Bosma. Money in football has increased exponentially, beyond all comprehension when the case was decided in 1995... Read more
Artificial Grass in World Football A blog written for footbal agents: The Women’s FIFA world cup is set to be held in Canada 2015, on artificial grass. Yes, Artificial grass. This is a type of surface that is made up from synthetic fibres to give the very same apparel that natural grass gives, along with a similar feel. Artificial turf is been popularised by companies like Forever Green Lawns who... Read more
Football Academies - Are they worth it? At footall agents were are concerned about the few "home grown players" making it into the first team, the cost of running a footbal academy has been re-considered by some Clubs.  Others are thriving.  What's the difference? Well, the long term must be a philosophy in motion, fluid to react to the changing needs and requirements of football clubs... Read more
Manchester City Football Agents Policy Attached to this blog is a PDF issued by Manchester City Football Club (which was delivered to all Authorised Agents by The Football Association). In summary Manchester City require football agents to do the following in order to view a match: All games requests to be give 24 hours' notice prior to kick-off; Use the correct email address; Must enter at... Read more
 Authorised Football Agents - Update from The FA Below is an email today received by The Football Association in connection with the new regime for registration of football agents. Dear Authorised Agent, We would be grateful if you could take the time to read the update below. 1) Intermediaries The FA has published their Regulations on Working with Intermediaries which come into force on... Read more
Academy Players, Scholarships and Football Agents. This article provides an incite into a young players, football agents, Academy Clubs and don't forget the Parents.  Football agents are given an bad press but you have to consider that Football Clubs do not always treat footballers well or even with respect. Particularly youth players unless they are of an exceptional talent. "...the... Read more
Arsenal forward Yaya Sanogo has joined Premier League rivals Crystal Palace on loan till the end of the season. The 21 year old striker has struggled to impress since joining Arsenal  from French side Auxerre 2013. Sanogo is Palace’s first signing of the January transfer windows and is the first signing for new manager Alan Pardew. Following the announcement Pardew said “He’s a young player... Read more
Manchester United have announced the signing of former Barcelona goalkeeper Victor Valdes on a 18 month deal. Valdes who is now 32, choose Manchester United over several other premier league clubs after being released by Barcelona meaning the goalkeeper could move on a free transfer. Prior to joining Manchester United Valdes had been at Barcelona all his career and had came through the Barcelona... Read more