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UK football clubs finance survey: biggest financial concerns of all league clubs 2019

This statistic presents the main concerns of UK football clubs' finance directors with regards to their biggest financial hurdles and challenges over the upcoming twelve months, as of 2019. In the original survey respondents were asked to rank from one to four their main concerns. This statistic only displays concerns that were ranked as a number one issue by surveyed directors. Relegation and increasing player salaries were reported as the most pressing financial concerns by the majority of interviewed directors. Premiere league directors that responded to the survey also showed concern with the increasing costs of player transfer fees.

What are your biggest concerns for your club over the next 12 months?*

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Release date

August 2019


United Kingdom

Survey time period


Number of respondents

49 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

finance directors of English football leagues

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

* Respondents were asked to rank on a scale of one to four for each concern mentioned. Only 1st ranked concerns are displayed in this statistic.

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