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Publications for Serhat Yilmaz

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Journal Articles

Meier, HE, Garcia-Garcia, B, Yilmaz, S, Chakawata, W (2022) The capture of EU football regulation by the football governing bodies, Journal of Common Market Studies, ISSN: 0021-9886. DOI: 10.1111/jcms.13405.

Manoli, AE, Yilmaz, S, Antonopoulos, G (2021) Match-fixing in Greece and Turkey, and UEFA’s policy responses to it: a comparative study, International Journal of Sport Policy and Politics, 13(1), pp.143-158, ISSN: 1940-6940. DOI: 10.1080/19406940.2021.1877172.

Mason, C, Darby, P, Drywood, E, Esson, J, Yilmaz, S (2019) Rights, risks and responsibilities in the recruitment of children within the global football industry, The International Journal of Children's Rights, 27(4), pp.738-756, ISSN: 0927-5568. DOI: 10.1163/15718182-02704005.

Yilmaz, S, Esson, J, Darby, P, Drywood, E, Mason, C (2018) Children’s rights and the regulations on the transfer of young players in football, International Review for the Sociology of Sport, 55(1), pp.115-124, ISSN: 1461-7218. DOI: 10.1177/1012690218786665.

Yilmaz, S, Manoli, AE, Antonopoulos, GA (2018) An anatomy of Turkish football match-fixing, Trends in Organized Crime, 22, pp.375-393, ISSN: 1084-4791. DOI: 10.1007/s12117-018-9345-8.

Yilmaz, S (2018) Protection of minors: lessons about the FIFA RSTP from the recent Spanish cases at the Court of Arbitration for Sport, The International Sports Law Journal, ISSN: 1567-7559. DOI: 10.1007/s40318-018-0126-y.

Yilmaz, S (2018) Advancing our understanding of the EU sports policy: the socio-cultural model of sports regulation and players’ agents, International Journal of Sport Policy and Politics, 10(2), pp.353-369, ISSN: 1940-6940. DOI: 10.1080/19406940.2018.1432671.

Garcia-Garcia, B, de Wolff, M, Yilmaz, S (2018) Issue framing and institutional constraints in EU agenda-setting: an analysis of European Union sports policy, Journal of Contemporary European Research, 14(1), pp.23-39, ISSN: 1815-347X.


Manoli, AE, Yilmaz, S, Antonopoulos, GA (2017) Unpicking match-fixing; a two-country analysis. In Sport Management Association of Australia and New Zealand Conference, Gold Coast, Australia.

Yilmaz, S (Accepted for publication) The EU sports policy and the regulation of players’ agents: a theoretical analysis of socio-cultural perspective. In UACES 46th Annual Conference, London.

Yilmaz, S (Accepted for publication) The EU sports policy and players’ agents: how does the beliefs system of actors impact on policy discourse at European level?. In Sport and EU 11th Annual Conference, Madrid.


Yilmaz, S (2019) CAS 2016/A/4785 Real Madrid Club de Fútbol v. FIFA, award of 3 May 2017. In Yearbook of International Sports Arbitration 2017, Springer, pp.1-13, DOI: 10.1007/15757_2019_24.


Esson, J, Darby, P, Drywood, E, Mason, C, Yilmaz, S, Hann, M, Lee, JJ (2020) Children before players - Protecting and realising children's rights: A guide for professional football clubs, UNICEF UK.

Esson, J, Darby, P, Drywood, E, Mason, C, Yilmaz, S (2020) Children before players: Current risks and future research agendas, UNICEF UK.

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