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Read more COVID burdening top European clubs by massive losses


The second COVID-impacted football season shows further disruption in the financial performances of the champions of Europe’s eight prominent leagues, according to the 6th annual edition of our “The European Champions Report”.

Read more Player Valuation Update: Haaland on top and Foden rising high


Our last update in this calendar year reveals that Erling Haaland retained his position as the most valuable football player, while Phil Foden joined the top 10 for the first time. 

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.