This paper identifies five types of insolvency in English football: clubs that have failed to cope with relegation; failed to pay monies due to the UK government; seen 'soft debts' become 'hard debts'; lost the ownership of their stadium; or have been 'repeat offenders'. As the second of a three-phase research project, the paper concludes with an indication of the final phase research and implications of the findings so far for other professional sports.
Beech, J., Horsman, S. and Magraw, J. (2010), "Insolvency events among English football clubs", International Journal of Sports Marketing and Sponsorship, Vol. 11 No. 3, pp. 53-66. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJSMS-11-03-2010-B006Download as .RIS
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