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 FIFA Professional Football Report 2019


The FIFA Professional Football Report 2019 provides further insights into the ins and outs of club football across the 211 FIFA member associations.

Read more Youngsters in the spotlight – updated player valuations ahead of the winter transfer window


With the 2020 winter transfer period approaching, we have released our updated market value estimates for over 5,000 players from 12 different leagues.

Read more Stadium developments – the boom continues


In this article, the KPMG Football Benchmark team compares the 30 new stadiums with a capacity of at least 20,000 seats built between 2015 and 2019 within the UEFA confederation.

Read more Cost of fandom in the Premier League – the eToro Fan Financial Statement


We highlight the key conclusions of the eToro Fan Financial Statement, a research by trading platform eToro, prepared in association with Football Benchmark.

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.