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 importance of non-broadcasting revenues


In this article, KPMG’s Football Benchmark team analyzes the impact of non-broadcasting revenues on football clubs.


Read more Beyond Europe: Champions Leagues around the world


In this article, the Football Benchmark team looks at top international club competitions outside Europe.

Read more The business of football: Are wages affordable?


In this article, the KPMG Football Benchmark team compares operating revenues and total staff costs for the big-five leagues over the past five seasons.

Read more Sky Football Benchmark - The Player Trading Game 2017


In the latest episode we discuss the results of "The Player Trading Game 2017", a report in which we focus on the best European clubs by player trading activities.

Read more The Player Trading Game 2017


Only one year ago, the whole football world was stunned when Manchester United FC broke the transfer record by signing Frenchman Paul Pogba for EUR 105 million. Despite being considered by many as a disproportionate and unsustainable trend, this summer we have witnessed a further pull of the financial muscle exercised by clubs.

Read more Aspiration and realism: Europe's second tier leagues


In this article, the Football Benchmark team explores some of the main variations across second tier football in England, Spain, Italy, France and Germany.