How to Become a Football Agent: The Guide – 2nd Edition
The second edition of ‘How to Become a Football Agent: The Guide’ is full of unique insights, information and advice that you can get from nowhere else. With co-author Dr. Erkut Sögüt the agent of elite footballing talent like Mesut Özil, the book has all the necessary guidance for those wanting to get into the industry, or simply interested in hearing about how football agency works.
‘How much do agents get paid?’, ‘How do the transfers and contracts of football players work?’, ‘How can players and agents still earn money once they retire?’ – all these and more are answered, with a simple format and structure enabling you to pick up all the necessary information.
In addition to a foreword by Arsenal Invincible and World Cup winner Robert Pires, the book encapsulates the opinions of industry experts. This includes four members (including Dr. Erkut Sögüt himself) present on FIFA’s select football agent commission, as well as other agents such as Ilhan Gündogan, Pere Guardiola, and Jörg Neubauer. With the agency world also interlinking with professions such as law and journalism, sports lawyer Daniel Geey, and Rory Smith of the New York Times also add their advice.
This book can give you the opportunity and the skillset for a successful career in the exhilarating game of football or indeed any client-based business. No matter your age, nationality or background, being a football agent is only a few realistic steps away.
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