Are FIFA’s regulations applicable to agents and intermediaries?



Are FIFA’s regulations applicable to agents and intermediaries?

Regardless of the system governing agents or Intermediaries operating around the world, the person providing such services shall nevertheless be bound by FIFA’s statutes and regulations, and the statutes and regulations of associations and confederations.

Who is responsible for licensing and or registering football agents?

Following the introduction of changes to the rules, the responsibility for licensing and or registering football agents was transferred over to the FIFA Member National Football Associations around the world.

Is FIFA about to reintroduce its licensing system?

We can observe from Article 4 of FIFA’s Regulations Governing the Application of the Statutes (2021 Ed.), FIFA intends to reintroduce its licensing system.

How do I become a football agent?

Before you start looking, there is no course to complete or exams to undertake in order to become a football agent. However, due to the nature of the job it is important to have extensive knowledge and understanding of contract law, as well as business management, so a suitable education is a step in the right direction.