Sean Callanan chats with football agent and promoter Lou Sticca in this Sports Geek interview.

On this podcast you'll learn about:

  • Lou's first foray into sport helping Carlton FC start a soccer team
  • Moving from front office to sports agent
  • Why signing Dwight York was so important to a startup A-League
  • Why global football teams find Australia to be an attractive market
  • The relationships and meetings behind the Sydney FC signing on Alessandro Del Piero
  • Why Lou was moved to start the Football For Fires match
  • How global football community rallied behind the concept
  • Managing an event with the threat of coronavirus

This podcast was recorded on Thursday March 12, 2020, for perspective of how quickly the coronavirus pandemic has spread.

Latest update from Lou and FootballForFires team, the plan is for the game to proceed even if no fans can attend.

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★★★★★ Addicteddavo via Apple Podcast

If you're into technology, digital marketing, social media AND sports, then this is the podcast for you. Sean covers some great topics and is always up to date with the latest trends happening in sports, from the NFL and NBA right through to Australia's very own AFL. Some excellent guests and great flow to the entire podcast. A+