The business of football stimulates many publications, studies and articles, which attempt to demonstrate an appreciation of the complex challenges and key issues faced by organisations connected with the football sector.


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Read more The African power in Europe


In order to assess the significance of African footballers playing currently in Europe, we have looked at the over 500 African footballers contracted in 11 prominent European top tier leagues.

Read more Commercial revenue trends reveal cautious optimism


In a new analysis, we have examined the new commercial deals which have been struck in the Big5 leagues since the breakout of the COVID pandemic, focusing on front jersey sponsorships and kit supplier deals.

Read more UEFA Club competitions – financial background of the new structure


Hereby, we are summing up the financial background and implications of the new tournament within the context of the new three-tier UEFA club competition structure.

Read more Player Valuation Update: Haaland on top, slight growth in overall values and 114 additional clubs in our database


With an upgrade in our database, it now covers 8,300+ players from 300+clubs in the best leagues of the UEFA, CONMEBOL and AFC regions. The update reveals that Erling Haaland has become the most valuable footballer for the first time in our analysis.

Read more FIFPRO Player Workload Monitoring (PWM) - platform and reports


A new FIFPRO report produced with KPMG Football Benchmark reveals that match congestion, extensive travel and reduced off-season and in-season breaks pose a critical issue not only for players’ health but also for the sustainable development of the game.

Read more Stadia developments during the pandemic


In a previous article, we looked at the stadium industry touching upon the financial implications of COVID-19, now we are focusing on some key current venue developments.