Footballers – Misinformed or Mislead ?

When you employ the services of a professional adviser whether it be your solicitor (lawyer), financial adviser, doctor or your car mechanic you expect them to know what they are talking about regardless of them having the tools and authority to do the job. So what is the difference with a football agent when so…

A Weekend of Goals, Goals, Goals – Rewards for Football Agents ?

After a weekend where spectators, fans and the media alike were given a Barclays Premier League treat (unless your team were the losing side), the league went goal crazy with football records on an amazing weekend of top-flight football in England. Over the weekend, a feast of goals and eye-opening results were seen in the…

Transfer Deadline Day – Who Gets Paid From a Football Transfer ?

At 11pm this evening the mid-season 2011 January transfer window shuts, but no doubt in the hours leading up to 11pm the rumours, conjecture and eventually the number of transfer deals, will be at an optimum as clubs try to get medicals and personal terms agreed with both players and their representatives, to sign that…

Football Agents : Better The Devil You Know, Than ……..

So is this the reason why when it comes to professional football people choose to work with those agents they know or even those that they know they can’t trust – whether they be players, clubs, coaches or managers.

Sporting Twits? – The Use of Twitter & Social Media by Sportspeople

It seems people (not least the media) love ‘creating a storm’ when it comes to a sportsperson mentioning something on twitter that isn’t related to what they had to eat or bought at the shops, yet when they don’t talk openly to the media or press they are hiding and not connecting with the fans.…