We are a UK based football management agency, providing experienced representation services to football players and clubs alike.


With an FA Authorised Football Intermediary on the First E11even team we can offer a complete range of services that we bespoke to the requirements of each individual client and their situation. This allows us to develop close relationships with all of our clients as we provide an excellent individual service with expert professional advice appropriate to the clients' own circumstances.

Contract Negotiations
& Commercial

We work on behalf of the client in ensuring that the most advantageous deal is obtained for our client. This includes maximising both financial reward, security and the commercial potential of the client.


We help handle and arrange all media activities on a local and national scale with press, television and radio ensuring the most positive client image.


We work alongside independent financial advisors Palm Financial Management who ensure that the most relevant and individual advice is given and reviews on a regular basis for the client. Thus ensuring the players and their family’s futures are looked after in a manner most appropriate to their circumstances.


We help with as much or as little of the mundane day-to-day activities. This gives the benefit to the client of being able to concentrate fully on their chosen career and their family.

who are we

We are a UK based football agency which provides a representation service to football players and clubs alike. Established in 2007 we offer a full and comprehensive service that leaves our clients free to concentrate on the business of playing sport. In addition a highly experienced and qualified team makes every effort to alleviate the increasing pressures experienced by players from media, commercial considerations and financial matters.

our team
Paul Masterton
Football Intermediary

Paul set up First E11even in 2007 and his financial background has been easily transferable into the world of football in negotiating countless contracts and image rights contracts. Paul has acted on behalf of both clubs and players to a consistently high standard for nearly a decade now.

Martin Bradley
Football Consultant

Martin joined First E11even in August 2010, he brings a wealth of football knowledge to the team and he is instrumental in taking care of the day to day issues of the clients both on and off the pitch. Martin attends all levels of football games from Youth Team to First Team, non-league to Premiership looking for potential new clients for First E11even.

Kevin Sharp
Football Consultant

Kevin is an ex-professional footballer, he started his career at Auxerre in France before being snapped up by Leeds United. Kevin went on and amassed over 350 games as a professional footballer where he served Wigan, Scunthorpe and Huddersfield. Kevin is a B licenced coach and worked as a Youth Team Coach at Wigan. Kevin joined First E11even in March 2011 and brings with him a network of contacts and a keen eye for spotting young talent.

player testimonials

After representing me in my first professional contract, First E11even have been there for me ever since. They have always been available for guidance in matters both on and off the pitch, through the highs and the lows of my successful career.

Stephen Ireland – Stoke City

I have total trust in First E11even, they are a complete package and deal with everything off the pitch so that I can concentrate on matters on the pitch! I would, and have, recommended First E11even to other players.

Matt Kilgallon – Blackburn Rovers

First E11even are on the end of the phone 24/7 for anything that I need, I have full confidence that everything is handled under one roof. The team have become more than advisors they have become trusted friends.

Tommy Spurr – Blackburn Rovers

I have nothing but praise for First E11even who have supported not only me but also my entire family through some very difficult times within my career. They deal with everything for us, with total transparency and honesty, helping me to concentrate fully on my career.

Billy Sharp – Sheffield United

Since signing with First E11even Sports they have been available 24/7 for support and advice allowing me to concentrate my thoughts solely on the football pitch knowing everything off the pitch is in good hands. They offer great financial services within the company, which are helping me to save for the future and life after football. They have given me access to the most exclusive events across the country whether it is concerts or Club Wembley to watch England or cup finals.

Liam Palmer – Sheffield Wednesday


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