Female Footballer Standing on Pitch

Creating better pathways for young female football players in USA: Olivia Moultrie v NWSL

In recent years, women’s soccer has gained momentum and popularity in the United States.  The success of the United States Women’s National Team (USWNT) and its fight for e...

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FIFA, UEFA And ESL Clubs: Walking The Tightrope Between Discipline, Financial Stability And Competitive Balance

This article was originally published on 9 July 2021 and has been completely revamped and updated for accuracy and co...
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The role of the EFL’s Player Related Dispute Commission in disputes between clubs and players

The League Appeals Committee of the English Football League (EFL) has recently published the decision in the case of ...
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An Introduction To Portugal’s Court Of Arbitration For Sport: A Unique Arbitral Body

Due to the request of various stakeholders of the sports community – athletes, coaches, clubs, associations, federati...
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Minor Leaguer’s Fight For Fairer Wages Enters Final Innings: A review of Senne v MLB

Since 2014, minor league baseball (MiLB) players have been playing hardball in court with their professional counterp...
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How DNA Determined Sample Identity In An Anti-Doping First For India – The Case Of Vijay Singh

Vijay Singh (Mr. Singh) is an Indian athlete who enjoyed circuit racing and competing at the JK Tyre Championships on...
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Taxing Overseas Loans: Dutch case raises important points for clubs & footballers

A recent Dutch Court of Appeal judgment[1] sheds light on the taxability of signing-on fees following the loaning of ...
Gavel & Scales of Justice on Desk

Benjamin Mendy’s criminal charges – employment, sporting & financial repercussions

Benjamin Mendy has been remanded in custody, following charges of four counts of rape and one count of sexual as...
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An Authority On Transparency In Sports Arbitration - MCFC v The Premier League

It was perhaps inevitable that the recent Court of Appeal judgment in Manchester City Football Club v The Football As...
Cash and Cricket Ball In Hand

Upping the anti: ICC’s corruption unit hands out 8-year bans to UAE cricketers Ahmed & Hayat

On 29 June 2021, the International Cricket Council (ICC) published another significant decision in the area of cricke...
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A Data Analysis Of Outcomes In FA Betting Cases

According to the latest data from the UK Gambling Commission, in the year to December 2020, 4.8% of the UK adult popu...
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The perilous state of EFL club finances: A review of the Derby County and Sheffield Wednesday cases

This article examines several cases involving the English Football League (EFL) and two of its clubs: Sheffield Wedne...

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