Two decades ago, Jean-Marc Bosman, a Belgian soccer player, won a landmark case against the soccer establishment. He was a player at RFC Liège and wanted to play in France when his contract ran out.
The head of football's European governing body has called for an overhaul of the transfer system following a record-breaking summer. However, Aleksander Ceferin said UEFA needed the help of European politicians to do so.
UEFA have opened a Financial Fair Play investigation into Paris Saint-Germain. The French club have had an extravagant transfer window, sewing up a deal for Kylian Mbappe and breaking the transfer record for Neymar.
Premier League sides will no longer be allowed to buy players after the start of the league season, after clubs agreed to alter the transfer window. But what will be the impact on the Bundesliga and the rest of Europe?
The 222-million-euro transfer of Neymar from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain has exposed financial fair play as a myth once and for all. It's time for a football revolution, writes DW's Joscha Weber.
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