"It has been absolutely superb. Everybody is here. You cant get much better than the quality of your guests."
David Dein, International President, England 2018 World Cup Bid "A great platform to debate and discuss key issues and meet leading people in football"
Mohamed Bin Hammam, President, Asian Football Confederation "A good learning curve. I've heard great things about it and it lived up to my expectations."
Phil Neville, Captain, Everton FC "It was really interesting for me"
Gus Poyet, Manager, Brighton Hove and Albion "The variety of sessions and speakers was so good you cant help but get something from it."
Danny Murphy, Captain, Fulham FC "This is one of the unique forums that we have in world football, it allows us to exchange views and ideas and participate in a global debate."
Danny Jordaan, CEO, South Africa World Cup Organising Committee "It's a great networking opportunity and proves it worth - there are people here I need to meet."
Rick Parry, Former CEO, Liverpool FC "A forum for opinion formers in world of football to gather, exchange views and catch up on the latest trends and events in the industry."
Yuuchiro Nakajima, Executive Director, Japan 2022 Bid Committee "It has become the conference of choice for a host of football people who want good discussions, interesting speakers and an event with a great buzz about it"
David Davies OBE, Conference Chairman "A good opportunity to meet other people in the football community." SUH Dae-Won, Secretary General, Korea 2022 World Cup Bid "Very impressed, a good mix of speakers and delegates." Chuck Blazer, FIFA Executive Committee "A very important event in football" Migel Angel Lopez, CEO, Iberia 2018 Bid "Hugely respected in the industry, everybody is thrilled to be here. People come here to learn, share and network with other professionals from all over the world." David Gold, Joint Chairman, West Ham United FC "The chance to network with senior people in the industry is great" Steve Morgan, Chairman, Wolverhampton Wanderers FC "An opportunity to discuss the great and good of football together in one place and talk about the issues facing the sport today and in the future"
Bruce Buck, Chairman, Chelsea FC
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Tag Archives: Leaders in Football
As Fifa gather in Brazil this Friday for the draw for the World Cup Groups, focus is even sharper on the Fifa rankings system which decides who the top seven teams are which will (alongside the host nation) lead each … Continue reading
Have you heard the story about the fan who went to watch a match and ended up playing for his Club? You can see why people thought it was some kind of urban myth. Anyone who has ever been to … Continue reading
Minister for Sport and Tourism, Hugh Robertson, will enter the debate about governance in football at the sixth annual Leaders in Football conference taking place on 9th and 10th October 2013 at Chelsea FC. Robertson is a strong advocate of … Continue reading
Ivan Gazidis, CEO of Arsenal Football Club and Ian Ayre, Managing Director at Liverpool Football Club will join Jean Claude Blanc, CEO of Paris St Germain and Umberto Gandini, Organising Director at AC Milan to discuss the future of Club … Continue reading
Ángel María Villar Llona, President of the Spanish Football Federation, holders of the UEFA European Championship and FIFA World Cup, will be speaking to an audience of 1,000 top figures in football at the 5th annual Leaders in Football, on … Continue reading
Commissioner Don Garber, Portland Timbers owner Merritt Paulson & Seattle Sounders owner Adrian Hanauer will be flying in to host a panel session at the prestigious 5th annual Leaders in Football conference, taking place at Chelsea FC on the 10th … Continue reading
Former England International Goalkeeper David James and Italian legend Paolo di Canio are the latest additions to an impressive speaker line-up at Leaders in Football taking place at Stamford Bridge on the 10th & 11th October, 2012. In a long … Continue reading
Since I last wrote for the Leader (about a month or so ago) the stark realities of the bizarre financial circus that is football have become even more apparent. In that short time Rangers, a club with an average attendance … Continue reading
What is it that makes a great player truly ‘great’? There are of course many hugely talented footballers, but when it comes to the very top table, there aren’t too many players sitting round it. In the history of the … Continue reading