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UK Government Proposes an Independent Regulator for English Men’s Professional Football

The regulator would introduce a licensing system for clubs, increase scrutiny of directors and owners, and aim to equalise funding. By Patrick Mitchell, Katie Henshall, and Stewart Robinson The UK government has published a White Paper which outlines its plans to establish a new statutory independent regulator (the Regulator) for English men’s elite football. The … Continue Reading

Will PE Become a Regular Fixture in the Premier League?

By Tom Evans English Premier League football clubs may start to look more attractive for investment following the League’s £5.14 billion live broadcasting deal with Sky and BT. The deal, for three years from the 2016-17 season, marks a 70% increase on the last deal, worth £3 billion. As with previous deals, the expectation is … Continue Reading