Off The Pitch is a digital football business media and a provider of football finance intelligence

Off The Pitch delivers unrivalled football business journalism and insight to our members - powered by a financial database of 240 European clubs and our state-of-the-art Club Comparison Tool and tailored dashboards. 

  • Off The Pitch is for decision makers who want astute industry insights - not sensationalism and shallow, easily digestible news.
  • We prioritise the most important stories from the European football industry - quality over quantity.
  • We are passionate about business journalism - we are fair, analytical and aim to provide our readers with constructive, solution-based journalism enabling them to stay ahead of the curve in the constantly evolving business of football.
  • No disturbing ads - our business model is subscription-based.

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Founders

Mads Meisner Christensen, CEO, mm@offthepitch.com
Mads has 15 years of experience in business journalism – half of them at senior level. Before co-founding Off The Pitch, he was the companies editor at Danish financial publication Borsen. Mads also has a degree in political science from the University of Aarhus.

Kasper Kronenberg, Editor-In-Chief, kk@offthepitch.com
Kasper has been involved in business journalism for almost 25 years. Starting at Borsen, the leading financial newspaper in Denmark, he moved on to Berlingske Business, where he was appointed editor. He also held leading roles at FinansWatch and TV 2 Business, before returning to Borsen in 2017. Author of an award-winning book about the chairman of F.C. Copenhagen.

 

Analysts

Joseph Mailil, Head of Data, jm@offthepitch.com

Emil Hauge, Analyst, hauge@offthepitch.com

Jeppe Rump, Analyst, rump@offthepitch.com 

 

Reporters

James Corbett, Senior Correspondent, corbett@offthepitch.com
An international sports correspondent, author and editor. He was educated at the London School of Economics and Birkbeck College. Over a two-decade career, he has reported from every continent and contributed to numerous national, international and specialist publications. He is the founder of the leading sports publisher deCoubertin Books and has authored and co-authored 10 books. 

Robert Kidd, Reporter:

A freelance journalist specialising in sport and sports business. He lives in Valencia, Spain. 

Jonathan Dyson, Reporter, dyson@offthepitch.com
A freelance sports business journalist and editor with more than 20 years of experience. He has travelled the world extensively, reporting from more than 30 countries, and has contributed to a variety of media.

Svend Bertil Frandsen, Reporter, bertil@offthepitch.com
Began his career with UEFA and spent a long time in Switzerland before taking on a role as Head of Content for various language versions at ESPN. 

 

Sales

Patrick Graabæk, Head of Sales, pg@offthepitch.com

Ben King, Account Manager, king@offthepitch.com