Contrary to the wish of many of the game’s purists; football has predominately become a business. Whilst many fans the world over may bemoan this advent; it is an irreversible pattern. The beautiful game has blossomed into one of the world’s foremost, all encompassing and prominent business sectors. This could be a good opportunity to get in on the ground floor of one of the games most promising revenues.
Being the most popular and widely played sport in the world; there is opportunities in every corner of the globe. The top teams will scout every league in every country imaginable in an attempt to beat their rivals to the top talent and the players with the biggest profitability.
In the past 15 years one market has grown a lot quicker than the others; Africa. Businessmen were realising the untapped market that exists in the world’s second most populous continent. With over 1 billion people residing there and more than 30 million square kilometres of land; all the natural resources were available to challenge the European and South American duopoly.