The business of football
The business of football

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The business of football

1 Introducing yourself

We’d like you to start by joining the discussion and introducing yourself to others participating in this course.

Activity 1 Join the discussion

Allow about 15 minutes

Go to the forum [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)] .

You can open the forum in a separate window or tab by right-clicking on the link or pressing 'Control' (or 'Command') as you click.

Post a message introducing yourself to other participants on the course. Provide a few details about yourself including the football team you support and why you are studying this course – see if you can find someone else who supports the same team as you and respond to their message.

Figure 1 Pre-match pleasantries: Burnley manager, Sean Dyche shakes hands with (former) Derby County manager, Nigel Clough ahead of the big game

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