fcbusiness is the business magazine for the UK & Republic of Ireland football industry serving as a practical guide to those involved in the business of running a football club at every level. Published since 2004, fcbusiness is now at the forefront of the football industry.

With the largest readership of decision makers within the football industry, fcbusiness continues to make huge strides within the industry when linking buyers & sellers as well as providing insight, discussion, research and information on all topics that impact the football industry.

Featuring product reviews, case studies, interviews, research and comment on all the areas that touch the industry from finance, stadia development, safety & security to merchandise, ticketing and hospitality, to name but a few. fcbusiness is the first port of call for information in this ever expanding industry.


StreamAMG (Advanced Media Group) provides European companies with global digital media solutions.

Our experts deal with production, signal acquisition, project management and equipment and are able to integrate with your existing systems and CMS. Our applications are technically excellent, hosted in Europe, and connected to a global CDN.

Our main sectors are: Sports, Education, Corporate, Government/NGO and Media. Our client list is second to none, and includes the BBC, Google, Liverpool FC and the Football League (where our technology powers 90 club video sites).

By aligning solutions to objectives, and pricing accordingly, we help clients reach larger audiences and generate higher revenues.


CG Elite Events is one of the UK’s leading event and hospitality management companies, delivering high quality staffing solutions. We have a team of events specialists with more than 20 years experience on hand to assist with all event solutions, no matter how bespoke.

Providing world-class entertainment experiences for private and corporate events across the UK, our entertainers  are the best in the industry and we’ll work with you to ensure our production is 100% aligned with your requirements and style.

From world class CGE models, cocktail masters, to marketing experts, CG Elite Events offers an incredible range of in-house trained skills and services.


Purple are a leading Lifestyle communications agency; global specialists with a combined expertise and range of services that is unique within the market. Creative, culturally connected and results-driven, Purple align business ambition and cultural energy for commercial success. Purple specialises in providing a creative 360 approach PR service to leading international luxury and designer brand clients, as well as entertainment and sporting talent. Over the last 19 years, Purple has created a unique position as an independent PR company that understands how to leverage the synergies between the luxury, fashion, beauty, design, lifestyle and now sporting sectors. Its offering extends from consumer press relations and consultancy, brand partnerships and talent publicity, to involvement in high profile events organisation. Purple’s most important asset is its ability to work with creative and corporate people alike.


Macesport is a globally ranked, multi-award-winning specialist sports communications consultancy
Established in 2005, we remain a family-founded independent agency who manage sponsorship activations and programmes with world-leading governing bodies, sponsors and events across all sports.

From World Cups to European Championsips, Super Bowls to grass roots football Macesport has played its part in all of the sports sector over the last 13 years.


At Club Wembley we understand the importance of offering hospitality that’s second to none. Whether it’s entertaining prospective clients on match days, treating business associates to a concert, or board members using it for meetings on non-event days, Club Wembley is the ideal opportunity to help develop your business.

Friends, family and clients all forge stronger relationships and take away a wealth of memories. There are, after all, few better days out or more covetable invitations than The FA Cup Final or a crucial England Qualifier.

You get a guaranteed seat at every Senior England Men’s International home game and The FA Cup Semi Finals and Final. You get a guaranteed seat at every Senior England Men’s International home game and The FA Cup Semi Finals and Final.


Supporters Direct has been working since 2000 to help supporters gain influence in the running and ownership of their club. Since our formation we have helped establish over 200 supporters trusts in the UK, with more than 50 now owning and running their club. Many others have meaningful involvement through board representation, structured dialogue or campaigning.

Our members have raised more than £50 million to be reinvested back into their clubs and communities including £6 million through community shares projects. We use our unique position to develop policies and research to help improve sport. We are owned by our supporters trusts and community owned clubs.
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