Dele Alli signs up with CAA Sports

06 Dec 2017

By: Sport Industry Group

CAA Sports has signed Tottenham and England national team midfielder, Dele Alli, for commercial representation.

Alli, who made his Tottenham debut in 2015, was recently named the Professional Footballers' Association Young Player of the Year. 

CAA Sports, a division of entertainment and sports agency Creative Artists Agency (CAA), will work closely with Alli’s manager Harry Hickford to amplify and enhance Dele’s commercial portfolio globally.

He said: "I’m delighted to join CAA at this important time in my career. I’m excited for the future working alongside them. It was clear from the start that this is a company that can help me maximise my potential off the field.”

He is the latest to sign with CAA Sports, joining four-time FIFA World Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo, James Rodriguez, Harry Kane, Renato Sanches, José Mourinho, Carlo Ancelotti, and Nico Rosberg, in addition to Formula One Racing, the Six Nations Rugby Championship, FC Barcelona, and Red Bull Racing for property sales and sponsorship opportunities, among others.

Matthew O’Donohoe of CAA Sports added: “Dele is one of the most exciting players in the world presently, and we are thrilled to have the opportunity to work with him at this pivotal moment in his career, helping to accomplish his personal and professional goals."

Meanwhile, The Sports PR Company has been appointed for global PR for Dele Alli.