We are a professional, transparent and highly experienced team providing an array of services to our clients and their families.

We have a dedicated team who have played the game professionally combined with those who have a proven track record in the business side of the industry. We operate with a close network of partners to maximise opportunities as well as provide tailored support and guidance to achieve your goals. We work to achieve excellence together.




Our specialist team provide all-inclusive professional advice to assist and conclude negotiations, loan moves and transfers.


We increase our clients’ image with digital and marketing outlets as well as maximise income through sponsorship, endorsement deals and partnerships.


Our analysts, psychologists and fitness professionals work with clients on enhancing performance and decreasing the risk of injury.


Full service accountancy, financial planning and wealth management support to secure your current and future needs 


Our Intermediaries share first-hand guidance and mentoring to aid client’s development. Both short term and long term planning to achieve career potential.



Our in-house team of lawyers and trusted partners can provide you with specialised legal advice throughout your professional and personal lifestyle.


We are on hand to provide sound advice and support for our clients and their families.  We build meaningful relationships, so you can turn to us whenever needed


Bespoke marketing team to enhance our clients’ profile through a range of media outlets.


Client services team on hand with carefully selected business partners to ensure your lifestyle requirements are in place.

We are committed to providing intelligent career advice to elite clients across the world. Tailored to every client’s needs and goals, we bring our collective skills and experience to offer a depth of knowledge that separates us from our competitors.


Tyler French

Tyler French

Bradford City

Thank you to Paul and the team at Core Sports for helping me in the continual progression in my career, very professional and great people who you can trust.

Liam Edwards

Liam Edwards

Bolton Wanderers

Core Sports are a great agency who have worked extremely closely with me from when I joined with them. They have been a big part of my journey so far and have amazing contacts to help you throughout your career whether it be on the pitch or off it.

Michael Kelly

Michael Kelly

Bristol Rovers

I have been with Core Sports since I was 18, the team have believed in me since day one, they have nurtured and supported me both on and off the field as I have developed into the player and person I am today.

I have full trust and confidence all my affairs are handled by the team which allows me to focus on my game.

Glenn Morris

Glenn Morris

Crawley Town

Core Sports have maximised my potential and assisted me in sustaining my performance at an elite level. The team have been instrumental in ensuring I am able to have the career and personal life I want to.

They give me a sense of confidence with their industry knowledge and experience but above all, integrity and drive for results.



Our dedicated team of FA Registered Intermediaries, extensive network of contacts and exclusive partners ensure your career is taken care of, both on and off the pitch.

Our industry leading team of experienced Intermediaries, consultants and management staff provide the highest level of agency service in the most transparent and professional manner, in order to maximise your career earning potential.

Phil Ridgwell

Chief Executive Officer

Phil’s expertise in recruitment translates easily into the football world where figures and contracts are a key element of a player’s professional life. Phil leads the Core team and brings a wealth of experience, contacts and business acumen that sets him apart from most.

Ben Strong

Operations Director

Ben brings to Core Sports a unique combination of business experience and financial expertise. A previous career in Banking and Accounting easily translates into supporting client’s with figures and contracts which are a key element of a player’s career.

derek duncan

      FA Registered Intermediary

Derek is a former professional footballer who represented the likes of Leyton Orient, Wycombe Wanderers and AFC Wimbledon. Derek brings a wealth of experience to our team and clients. 


Head of Performance

Paul heads up the performance team. He is equipped with over 20 years fitness industry experience working with elite athletes. Paul works closely in enhancing client’s careers on and off the pitch.




All initial conversations are without obligation and are totally confidential. It’s important that we get to know each other before committing to a working relationship.

We also welcome you in speaking to any of our existing clients about how they find our service.

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2 Bishop’s Court, Lincoln Road
High Wycombe, HP12 3RE

Email: info@coresports.agency

Tel:  +44 (0)1628 854 897


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