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Volume: 16 Issue: 4
(April 2018)

2018 report ec football transfer market fascinating data flawed conclusions march 2018 final report european commission football transfer

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The 2018 Report to the EC on the Football Transfer Market: Fascinating data but flawed conclusions

In March 2018, the Final Report to the European Commission on the Football Transfer Market was published, which makes for important and interesting reading. Nick De Marco QC, Barrister at Blackstone Chambers, scrutinises the 70 page Report, called ‘An update on change drivers and economic and legal implications of transfers of players1’ which has been produced by external consultants and is described as a ‘Final Report to the DG Education, Youth, Culture and Sport of the European Commission.’

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