Matteo Balliauw

PhD Researcher

Impact of youth transfers on player performance and market value

The most recent version of the research made by Laurenz Van Looveren (Stirr Associates), Matteo Balliauw and Sunčica Vujić is available here.

The coverage on Sporza is given here and here. The English newspaper article on iNews is available here. The Belgian HLN article (in Dutch) is available here.

Presentation colloquium Youth Football

Please find the University of Antwerp presentations of the Youth Football colloquium of 31 May 2018 here. The thesis (latest version of our article) of Tom Vermeire is available here, with a detailed presentation here.

The presentation of Chris Van Puyvelde can be find here, whereas the related article (here) and presentation (here) of Leander Monbaliu are available as well.

A special word of thanks to the members of the panel for their excellent insights: Ariël Jacobs, Jean Kindermans, David Pauwels, Leander Monbaliu and Dirk Geuens.

Study Financial Situation of Belgian Football Players

The 2014 study about the financial situation of Belgian professional football players is available HERE.

The final article that appeared in Sport, Business and Management is available HERE.

The video of the Belgian television news is available here. Here you find an online article.

Thesis Corporate Sports Hospitality

The presentation of the Corporate Sports Hospitality thesis is available HERE.

Paper Tennis

Here, you can find the working paper about the income and organisation in professional tennis.

Two press articles are available here and here.

Thesis Sponsoring Belgian Football

The presentation of the thesis about Sponsoring in Belgian Football is available HERE.

The role for an FA in trade missions

The thesis presentation of Pieter Nauwelaers is available here (in Dutch).

Presentation Doctoral Day 2018

HERE, you can find the presentation of the paper that was awarded the best paper award at the FBE UAntwerpen Doctoral Day 2018.