Being offered or signing a professional deal is a dream scenario for most young players. However, it is worth remembering that if you are unsure about any aspect relating to your contract or wish to obtain any advice about the terms and conditions of a contract, The Professional Footballers’ Association (PFA) is on hand to help.
As a member of The PFA, you are entitled to free advice from them and they can also provide hands-on representation in contract negotiations, give free financial advice and offer a number of other free services that could benefit you.
A member of The PFA’s Player Management Agency is available via: 0161 236 0575
Further information on this topic can be found in the Football Agents & Signing Professional area of the LFE website at www.lfe.org.uk/apprentice-info.