Football Trade Directory

About us

Where football meets business

Our main objective at the Football Trade Directory is to create an online environment where clubs can meet business and vice versa.

FTD have been trading since 2007 and in that time has established a recognised football brand. It is owned by John Boothwho has extensive experience in football with Preston North End, Stoke City and most recently as consultant director at Port Vale.

Football­tra­dedi­rec­to­ry.­com and the sister paper annual has consistently attracted support from top names in football, across a whole range of services, including: Events, E-marketing, Consultancy, Mail shots, PR and News.

FTD cover 2016/17

The Directory has already attracted support from top names in football, across a whole range of services, including:

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Printed Format

In addition to our website, the Football Trade Directory is published in a printed format. The 2016/17 is the 10th volume. It is distributed free into football clubs, from the Premier League to Grass Roots. With over 2,000 businesses listed, the directory is an invaluable reference source for football pro­fes­si­ona­ls.

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Competition Terms & Conditions

Sondico £100 teamwear voucher:

  • Winner must be a member, staff member, player of an unsponsored team.
  • Must Retweet and follow @­football_­trade competition tweet.
  • Picture of the team must be uploaded as part of the competition entry.
  • Voucher is to be used online (sondico.­co.­uk) for teamwear , as it is an online code.
  • Prize must be claimed within 7 working days.
  • Team must NOT have a current sponsorship for team wear.

 

Football Trade Directory Team

John Booth
Managing Director

Has been involved in sport for over 25 years. Has recently been consultant director at Port Vale. Set up FTD with former partner, George Moss in 2007. Acquired 100% ownership recently. Was previously general manager at Preston North End and Commercial manager at Stoke City spanning 12 years.

'We aim to provide a cost effective service to enhance any football business in the Uk and the breadth of our client base is testimony to our ability to deliver whatever the task.'

Joe Calvey
Marketing Executive

Graduated in Football Business and Marketing in 2016, working within the marketing department of FTD. Joined the FTD team in 2016.

Zara Towne
Social Media Executive

Graduated in Fooball Business and Marketing in 2016, heading up the social media department of FTD. Joined in 2016.

Steph Boyle
Customer Service and Media Executive

Graduated in Football Business and Marketing in 2016, leading the customer care department of FTD. Joined in 2016.