With access to
2759 Agents &
1064 Football Clubs
Q: How do I become the best of my age group?
A: Playing football at any professional level requires hard work, if signing a professional contract is the young players aim, then the hard work will be worthwhile. It is important to constantly strive to improve your game in areas such as fitness, technique, tactical awareness and any other aspects of the game which aren’t considered your strongest, this will allow you to become a better player and ensure that you stand out.
Main roles and duties of a football agent include:
Broadly speaking, the role of the football agent is to look after every aspect of their clients career, to allow the player to concentrate on playing football.
Initially the role of the football agent is to negotiate employment and endorsement deals for their player. The agent's workload is at its highest when their client moves clubs.
The agent will take a cut (usually 5%) from a player's wages.
No deduction should be taken from youth players wages
In addition to finding sources of income, agents often handle public relations matters for their clients. They work closely with them to promote themselves as a product and in turn to make money.