Browsing All posts tagged under »English Premier League«

Premier League Preview 2014/2015

August 15, 2014


The football calendar has been packed almost to breaking point in 2014 with the end of the Premier League season followed by one of the most entertaining World Cup tournaments since France ’98. However, it seems like an eternity has passed since Phillip Lahm lifted the World Cup trophy on July 13th. The Premier League […]

The Football Business, Club Ownership and the Measurements of Success?

May 15, 2013


The academic publishing industry was not exactly a place I expected to find much in the way of football writing or sport in general to be perfectly honest. But to my surprise, I recently found that Emerald do publish some sport related content. Sport, Business and Management (SBM) is one of the more interesting journal […]

Chelsea ‘regret’ handling of Clattenburg case

November 29, 2012


On Tuesday 27th November, Chelsea Football Club released a statement which detailed their ‘regret’ over the handling of their accusations against referee, Mark Clattenburg. Whom Chelsea claimed had racially abused John Obi Mikel. The clubs statement came on the back of the Football Association announcing that Clattenburg had no case to answer and was officially […]