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 Sky Football Benchmark – International Brand Building of Football Clubs (subEng)


This episode of Sky Football Benchmark provides a unique overview of the international visibility of European football clubs.

Read more Sky Football Benchmark - Most followed clubs and players (subEng)


 In the first episode of the new season, dedicated to Social Media, we analyse the most followed football clubs and players on the four main platforms .

Read more Monumental growth: Recent stadium developments in Europe


In this article the KPMG Football Benchmark team has analysed the developments in the European football stadium landscape over the past five years (2013-2017).

Read more FIFA Global Transfer Market Report 2018


The new edition of FIFA’s Global Transfer Market Report offers an overview of global international transfer activity at professional football clubs around the world throughout 2017. 

Read more UEFA Club Licensing Benchmarking Report


The European Club Footballing Landscape continues to be the authoritative review of European club football, on the one hand providing a granular guide to club football across all 55 UEFA member associations and on the other hand identifying and documenting many of the important trends of our time.

Read more The European Champions Report 2018


In the second edition of “The European Champions Report”, KPMG’s Football Benchmark team compares the financial performance of the domestic champions from 12 European leagues.