Performance

Football Bias and Stereotypes …. ‘All Go With The Territory’

Last week I had the pleasure in being able attend one of the Football Association’s Talent-ID courses, and although this was meant for club recruitment and scouting staff I felt it was an important part of my own personnel CPD programme – especially as there are few (if any) such courses for agents/intermediaries. Prior to…

What do You Expect?, Footballers are ‘Thick’!

It seems that this is the common perception that not only footballers but sports men and women in general are labelled as unintelligent or thick. On so many occasions as a sports agent, the people we meet whether professionals or general workers, have the same common misconception of sportspeople. Yet if we were to put…