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 Booming esports market – how does football react?


In this article, the KPMG Football Benchmark team looks at esports, its impact on football and the various strategies that clubs, leagues and players are using to capitalize on this billion-dollar global industry.

Read more KPMG tool highlights value of social media in the business of football


We look at how players and clubs are performing on social media and how the growing global reach and popularity in the social media impact football business.

Read more Updated market valuations by KPMG Football Benchmark in the wake of the summer transfer window


With the closing of the 2019 summer transfer period, we have released our updated market value estimates for over 4,800 football players from 12 leagues.

Read more Champions League is back with group stage – the predictable potential


We look at the participants and the great potential Europe’s top international club competition can offer to clubs in raising their profiles and revenues.

Read more Players on the go – a summer transfer window overview


In this article, the KPMG Football Benchmark team looks at the major transfers of the 2019 summer transfer window for the “big five” leagues and at how loan deals are becoming more popular.

Read more Promoted clubs – who are the “new kids” in the big five leagues?


In this article, the KPMG Football Benchmark team assess the chances of the newly promoted clubs in the “big-five” football leagues to secure their places in the elite after the upcoming 2019/20 season.