Football and Money

European Commission
Brussels, 27/07/2021
Description: 
European club football has succumbed to the laws of free-market capitalism.

Speech Details

Speech number: 
31043
Duration: 
06:50
Language: 
(en) English
Level: 
Intermediate
Use: 
simultaneous
Type: 
pedagogical material
Domains: 
Sport
Terminology: 
Manchester United, Manchester City, Liverpool, Chelsea, Arsenal, Barcelona, Real Madrid, Bayern Munich, Paris Saint-Germain, Juventus, the Deloitte Football Money League, market concentration, abortive attempt, the European Super league, oligopoly, deliberate collusion, to pin the blame, allegiance, niche clubs, herd instinct
Notes: 

Intermediate in content, but a bit too short.