Year 2021, Volume 12 , Issue 1, Pages 1 - 13 2021-04-28

Classifying the European Football Leagues by Using Balance-Performance Matrix

Mustafa Selçuk ÖZAYDIN [1]


European football has transformed over the last two decades both financially and athletically. Although the aggregate revenue generated by the European football increases, some leagues grew richer than the others. The inequality in the distribution of revenue caused the talents to accumulate in the Big 5 leagues and left the others with no chance to compete. Especially after the introduction of Financial Fair Play, teams from other leagues became in desperate need of transfer income which accelerated the accumulation of talent. This paper proposes a matrix, the Balance-Performance Matrix, for classifying leagues with respect to their transfer balance and sportive performance. As the results of the matrix illustrate, some leagues indeed became suppliers for the Big 5 and they have lost their competitive edge whereas some are still competing despite losing their best talents.
European Football, Transfer Market, Financial Fair Play, Big 5
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Primary Language en
Subjects Sport Sciences
Journal Section Leisure & Sport Management
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0003-3935-8790
Author: Mustafa Selçuk ÖZAYDIN (Primary Author)
Institution: MEF UNIVERSITY
Country: Turkey


Dates

Acceptance Date : March 11, 2021
Publication Date : April 28, 2021

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APA Özaydın, M . (2021). Classifying the European Football Leagues by Using Balance-Performance Matrix . Pamukkale Journal of Sport Sciences , 12 (1) , 1-13 . Retrieved from https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/psbd/issue/62066/621631
MLA Özaydın, M . "Classifying the European Football Leagues by Using Balance-Performance Matrix" . Pamukkale Journal of Sport Sciences 12 (2021 ): 1-13 <https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/psbd/issue/62066/621631>
Chicago Özaydın, M . "Classifying the European Football Leagues by Using Balance-Performance Matrix". Pamukkale Journal of Sport Sciences 12 (2021 ): 1-13
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Vancouver Özaydın M . Classifying the European Football Leagues by Using Balance-Performance Matrix. Pamukkale Journal of Sport Sciences. 2021; 12(1): 1-13.
IEEE M. Özaydın , "Classifying the European Football Leagues by Using Balance-Performance Matrix", Pamukkale Journal of Sport Sciences, vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 1-13, Apr. 2021