Top headhunter sees clubs moving into a new era – but they face difficult search for the leadership skills that all other industries are also seeking
19 November 2020
Interview with Valencia CF president: “Of course, you can go and borrow, like so many clubs have done...Let it be someone else's problem … We decided to take the sensible approach“
17 November 2020
Column: "A rational owner would be encouraged to leave their Champions League fate to the gods, and focus on securing domestic dominance"
22 October 2020
Profile: Shahid Khan - The former kitchen hand trying to make his sporting luck count
19 October 2020
Former Bayer Leverkusen CEO calls 50+1 rule “a relic from the past preventing German football from reaching the next level”
5 October 2020
Buying a professional football team? Ten lessons learned: #10 - The media are omnipresent and ruthless; you need a thorough media policy
5 October 2020
Interview with Union Berlin: “We are not attracting the whole world, but we try to be a real factor in people’s lives”
29 September 2020
Stoke City CEO: “You are not talking about a percentage reduction in their value… you are talking about a complete elimination”
28 September 2020
Southampton and West Ham are the latest to supposedly be the subject of takeovers bids, begging the question: Why is football susceptible to so many rumours?
21 September 2020
Column: Buying a Professional Football Team? 10 Lessons Learned: #9 – there is a seasonal pattern that needs to be deeply understood if solvency problems are to be avoided
15 September 2020
Interview with AC Monza's sporting director: "Suddenly everyone started calling us - players, agents, the media and, of course, it became much easier to attract new sponsors"
3 September 2020
Analysis: Bournemouth failed to capitalise commercially on five-year stint in the Premier League
2 September 2020
Interview: "What got me started was seeing how rotten the process of identifying the industry's leaders was"
26 August 2020
Column: Buying a professional football team? Ten lessons learned: #8 - The president needs to back off and respect the chain of command, otherwise only lame ducks will stay onboard
25 August 2020
Buying a professional football team? Ten lessons learned: #7 - Sponsors and fans could feel that the club's identity, is in the hands of a stranger; that is an enormous responsibility
19 August 2020