Onside Sports Agency offers a complete athlete management service.
We are committed to our clients’ best interests throughout their sporting career and beyond.
Through building close working relationships and being accessible 24/7, we offer the highest
of professional advice and support to deliver a clear career
progression and maximise earning potential.
Onside is based in Central London.
With a 360 degrees approach to sports management, Onside provides a range of services tailored to meet the requirements of each client and their respective sport.
With every contract that we negotiate the focus
is on our clients' best interests and achieving
a deal that reflects their true worth.
As FA and RFU-licensed agents with an extensive network of contacts around the world, we are always proactive when assisting players in finding new clubs.
To maximise the marketing potential
of our clients, we
search out commercial opportunities that enhance the image and profile of the individual.
We manage all media activity, including national press, television and radio. We also provide effective media training
as and when required.
Whether helping to secure the future with sound investments, assisting
with tax structuring or brokering key insurance, our partner Financial Relationships can help.
On hand 24/7, we offer
an equally high level of individual service in other areas of athletes' lives, so they can focus 100% on their career.
Our team draws on years of professional experience within the sports industry, bringing together a global network of established contacts.
Matt Gilbert, Managing Director
Players' Agent licensed by
The Football Association
Matt’s football expertise and
contacts extend from Europe to
North and South America. He is
also an experienced sports media operator who, in addition to prestigious roles within organisations in the UK and US, has consulted
to several high-profile athletes and advised global brands such as
Umbro and Reebok.
Andy Newman, Director of Rugby
Rugby Football Union
A popular and respected figure in
the world of rugby, Andy was part of the Northampton Saints side that triumphed over Munster in the 2000 Heineken Cup. He went on to achieve considerable success at Neath RFC, Ospreys, Glasgow Warriors, FC Grenoble and London Scottish. He has also represented Wales at U-19, U-21 and A level.
Barney Monahan, Senior Agent
Registered Lawyer under
The Football Association
Since qualifying as a solicitor in
1998, Barney has worked both in-house and in private practice for several sports and media companies, including News International and Blackpool FC. He has vast experience of negotiating and drafting commercial agreements, and
advising on issues such as reputation management and image rights.