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.
Our in-house team of lawyers and trusted partners can provide you with specialised legal advice throughout your professional and personal lifestyle.
Bespoke marketing team to enhance our clients’ profile through a range of media outlets.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Core Sports is delighted to announce the signing of Albanian international Eros Grezda. Grezda, 24, made 13 appearances for Rangers FC last season – scoring two goals. Grezda has also played over 10 times for the Albanian national team. The Albanian international has also tasted European football in his career, having appeared in the Europa […]
Glenn Morris signed a new deal at Crawley Town Football Club this week – extending his stay with the League Two outfit until the end of the 2020/21 season. Core Sports sat down with Glenn to find out more: How does it feel to commit your future to Crawley for another couple of years? It’s […]
Core Sports are delighted to welcome Derek Duncan to the team as an Intermediary. Derek joins Core Sports with a wealth of experience in sport. With a professional career that spanned 7 years, Derek represented clubs in the EFL and the Conference, before finishing his career in the lower non leagues. After breaking into the Leyton […]
Shamar Moore was delighted to make his debut against Luton Town and is eager for more first-team football after impressing in the Carabao Cup this week. Moore replaced Vassell and joined Bogle in attack. He was lively, quick and impressed on his professional debut. The Bluebirds youth product recently signed a professional contract following his […]
MEET THE TEAM
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.
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.
FA Registered Intermediary
Paul is a former professional footballer who brings over 20 years of experience, knowledge and contacts. He has represented the likes of Norwich, Preston, Huddersfield, Barnsley, Scunthorpe, Charlton, Wycombe, Brentford, Plymouth and Crawley. With over 600 appearances and 150 + goals, Paul makes a great addition to the team.
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.
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.
Former Aston Villa and Brighton & Hove Albion Professional Footballer Ryan Simmonds brings a wealth of contacts and helps identify and recruit top young talent in the Midlands area and enjoys helping to mentor young players.
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.
Maxime is a former Professional Footballer who has represented Bordeaux, Cannes and Crawley Town. He is also bilingual, speaking fluent French and Spanish which brings a plethora of contacts to the team.