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Chris Herlihy

Chris Herlihy
Graduate of Economics & Politics Degree, coupled with Masters in Economics. Working in the Finance Sector in Cork for past few years. Liverpool Supporter. Follow me on Twitter @C_Herlihy

The Championship Playoffs – The Richest Game In Football

The Championship season has finished and the focus now beckons on the richest game in football, the Playoffs. England’s second tier becomes more and more exciting with every passing season. This season Leicester finished top of the pile with a whopping 102 points,     Team Points 1 Leicester 102 2 Burnley 93 3 Derby 85 4 QPR 80 5 Wigan 73 …

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Financial Fair Play – What Next?

Football clubs are overspending. Crazy money is being paid for players and it seems like transfer records are being broken every year. Spending vast amounts on new signings inevitably leads to wage inflation. Michel Platini has vowed to stop the overspending and curb wage inflation with the introduction of Financial Fair Play (FFP). Many have criticised the new rules and regulations …

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Football Finance: Shirt Sponsorship in Football

In the first of a new Football Finance segment, Chris Herlihy discusses shirt sponsorship in football. Football is changing. Premier League teams are no longer just a sports team. They are big businesses. One thing that is clear with big businesses is that they love money. One of the easiest ways in any business to make money is to get …

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