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Playing ball: EU regulation of professional football since the Bosman ruling

8 June 2006


As World Cup fever grips the continent, this Policy Brief by Borja García, examines the impact of EU legislation and policies on the ‘beautiful game’ since the European Court of Justice’s landmark ruling in the case brought by Belgian footballer Jean-Marc Bosman in 1995.

Playing ball: EU regulation of professional football since the Bosman ruling