fcbusiness Magazine & Online is a comprehensive resource that is recognised as offering the most powerful route to the football industry. Our unique position enables companies to exchange information, establish global networks, develop new partnerships and forge relationships.


Attracting an ever increasing number of readers and traffic to our magazine and website, we are acknowledged as the first choice for executives, decision makers and professionals within the football industry. 


Business Directory:

Promote your business via the fcbusiness Directory where you will be able to display corporate information, contact details and product information.


Banner Campaign:

Use any of three banner sizes (Skyscraper, horizontal or button) to advertise your products and services as well as generate brand awareness.


Video Campaigns:

Maximise your exposure and impact using our video advertising capabilities. The automatic play feature will ensure you get the maximum benefit with increased your time infront of your target audience.


Newsletter Promotion:

The football club business update newsletter is e-mailed to all our registered users. All newsletter participants are sent a detailed report of users who opened the newsletter, click-through and any requests for information. Bespoke category-specific newsletters can be created for sponsors at their request.


Industry Jobs:

Do you have any jobs you need to advertise? fcbusiness has an unrivalled audience of potential candidates waiting to fill the vacancy.


Featured Company:

Our featured company section allows you to increase the exposure of your brand via the fcbusiness Online.


fcbusiness Magazine provides practical resources that connect buyers and sellers, deliver insight into challenges and opportunities whilst enabling solutions to be communicated intelligently across our print media platform.


Key Advertiser Benefits:

Published every six weeks increasing exposure, ensuring longevity of message

Average pass-on-rate of eight

Bonus distribution to senior professionals at key industry events such as Soccerex, Leaders & World Football Summit

Delivering a powerful and sought-after audience of key decision makers and budget holders

Position to take maximum advantage of new business opportunities


Why Advertise With Us?

Increase brand awareness and new business opportunities for your company by creating your company/product profile

Unlimited options to promote your company/product/expertise

Unrivalled coverage of the UK & European football industry


fcbusiness Online

Our online offering is the link between publications. Featuring the latest news and features from the football industry ensures repeat use of the site from a loyal group of new and repeat users. Let us support your company with a full range of multi-media options which is the key to ensuring we exceed your expectations.

Innovative use of advertising banners

Video advertising facility

Sponsorship in our newsletter, creating webcasts and seminars for your target audience

Keeping your target audience informed by publishing the latest press and product releases within the relevant specialty area of the website

Full support of our social network to spread the message further.


Advertising Sizes
fcbusiness currently offers banner advertising in a range of sizes, Horizontal, Skyscraper, and Button. Sizes for each are (depending upon availability)


Ad Specifications
To ensure satisfaction, advertisers should take note of the following specifications: 


Ads can be in .jpg, .png, or .swf format

Ads should not exceed 30k per ad

Ad resolution should be 72dpi

If delivering a .swf ad, please add the link in the Flash movie’s actionscript

If delivering a .swf ad, please provide the .fla file that goes with the advertisement

Please use Flash Version 8 compatibility

Please note: For a small fee, fcbusiness can prepare your files for you



For information on rates for banners, video or other sponsorship opportunities, please contact our Sales department on +44 (0)191 442 4008


Design Services

Contact the fcbusiness Sales department, and we’ll custom-design an advertising package for you.