Towards a model for measuring holistic performance of professional Football clubs

PLUMLEY, Daniel James, WILSON, Robert and RAMCHANDANI, Girish (2014). Towards a model for measuring holistic performance of professional Football clubs. Soccer and Society, 18 (1), 16-29.

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    Abstract

    This paper introduces an experimental model to measure the holistic performance of professional football clubs. The model utilizes a selection of established financial and sporting indicators, which are weighted in accordance with their perceived relative importance and in relation to components of financial management and governing body regulations. The paper uses data pertaining to clubs competing in the English Premier League to demonstrate the outputs of the model. The authors argue that although the model is experimental, it still provides a useful platform to analyse performance of football clubs through further scientific investigation.

    Item Type: Article
    Additional Information: Published online: 25 Nov 2014
    Research Institute, Centre or Group - Does NOT include content added after October 2018: Sport Industry Research Centre
    Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1080/14660970.2014.980737
    Page Range: 16-29
    Depositing User: Rebecca Jones
    Date Deposited: 11 Dec 2014 14:10
    Last Modified: 25 Jun 2020 09:00
    URI: http://shura.shu.ac.uk/id/eprint/8857

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