Interview with Goal.com – How to become a football agent
In an interview published on Goal.com, Dr. Erkut Sögüt reveals how to become a football agent.
Ozil’s agent Dr Erkut Sogut reveals how to become a football agent
by Chris Wheatley
The representative of the Arsenal star and Ilkay Gundogan has co-authored a new book which aims to guide the next generation of football agents.
Playing top-level football may be a highly competitive market to break into, but so is looking after players of such a standard.
Nevertheless, figures published in April by the FA showed that between February 2016 and the end of January 2017, the Premier League spent a combined £220 million on agents’ fees, making it a potentially lucrative industry.
The path to becoming a football agent is not, however, clear, but one man is now trying to change that. (…)
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