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Football
Have agents ruined football?
09:00 Monday 9th July 2018

For many years, the business of football was relatively modest. Players were well paid at top clubs, but most teams run by local business people. Marketing didn’t go much further than the advertising hoardings surrounding the…

Premier League
Manchester United's Anthony Martial has the good sense to let his agent do the talking
12:00 Tuesday 19th June 2018

Every football talent worth his salt has a good agent. Most hire one to whom they can relate. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho employs Jorge Mendes, who is to football players and managers what Bob Baffert is to Kentucky Derby and Triple…

Championship
Nuno Espirito Santo is working wonders at Wolverhampton Wanderers
12:10 Monday 6th November 2017

Wolverhampton Wanderers appear to be enjoying a dramatic upturn in fortune this season under Nuno Espirito Santo. From narrowly surviving relegation the previous campaign, they currently sit atop of the Championship standings after 16 games.…

Spain
Cristiano Ronaldo snubs mega move to China
19:00 Friday 30th December 2016

Jorge Mendes, the agent of Cristiano Ronaldo, has come out today and revealed that his client turned down the opportunity to earn over $105m/year from an unnamed Chinese Super League club. It's reported that the club made the offer whilst Ronaldo…