Subject Line: Imagine Great Things: Chicharito and Proctor-Gamble.
My name is Carlos Castellanos Jr, I am the principal at ‘Los Sports LLC, and I represent Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez. Chicharito is currently a footballer for the five-time MLS champions, the LA Galaxy. He also holds the title of leading…[Read more]
Likely transferring to FC Bayern Munich, unless he wants second-tier football.
In the Bundesliga, Dayot Upamecano is also a 21 year old centre back who plays for RB Leipzeg. He’s seen youth international activity with France’s U-21s, and he’s earning € 2.4M per annum, € 46.5K per week. His transfer value at the moment stands at $ 49.50M or abo…[Read more]
As I understand it, CF America owes the following in Solidarity Contributions
Season of 12th Birthday Newells 5.00% 8,000.00
Season of 13th Birthday Newells 5.00% 8,000.00
Season of 14th Birthday Newells 5.00% 8,000.00
Season of 15th Birthday Racing 5.00% 8,000.00
Season of 16th Birthday River 10.00% 16,000.00
Season of 17th…[Read more]
Mark Stewart was a player for Falkirk FC until he signed for Bradford City FC in July 5, 2011.
Bradford contested owing Falkirk any training compensation for the period which he was registered with them in accordance with FIFA art. 20. Stewart turned 23 on June 23, 1988.
The first key issue in the case were whether the player was transferred…[Read more]
Five reasons for transfer:
1. Player unhappy at current club
2. Club unhappy with player development
3. Allows widespread spending rather than upfront spending by clubs for compliance with Financial Fair Play (“FFP”)
4. Club wants to increase value of player for potential sale
5. Club needs to free up space in salary spending for compliance with FFP
My local association, USSF, has transfer windows from Feb 7 through May 1 and July 10 through August 8. This is partially due to the timing of the league, the MLS, being from Spring to Winter. Meanwhile, my favorite league is the English Premier League. Its transfer windows run from May 17 to August 9, with a winter window: Jan 1-31. The interplay…[Read more]
Essentially, FIFA regulations, section 19, say a minor under the age of 18 cannot be transferred internationally to a club. “Transferred” is an expansive term to encompass a player who is a non-national of the particular country being registered to a club within the particular country. There are three exceptions however, 1. Family moves to new cou…[Read more]
Neymar transferred to PSG in 2017 for a world record €222m fee. He signed to a five-year deal, with a total worth estimated at £450m (€500m) including wages, bonuses and the buyout clause. This after having won major tournaments, league titles and domestic cups with Barcelona. As part of “MSN”, he was a part of one of the most effective attackin…[Read more]
The pre-registration process for US Soccer Federation requires completion of an intermediary form, a one time $400 fee and for intermediaries to pass a background check. One must also not be employed by FIFA or any other governing association, to prevent a conflict of interest. One does not become a registered intermediary until one submits a…[Read more]
I remember walking into my first club team try-out as a five year old and being told I wasn’t good enough. At that point I had only played in the backyard with my dad, who true to our Mexican heritage loved the game but wasn’t a very good coach, so I really wasn’t. But I was still heartbroken. I dived deep into the game from that point forward. My…[Read more]