Newfields

Services for sport

Working for sport

Glyn has been recognised by independent legal directories as “among the most prominent sports immigration practitioners in the country”.

Newfields has led on high profile matters in sport for over 10 years, working with and assisting national governing bodies, clubs, representative associations, sports agents and international athletes, including their family members.

We specifically offer support on:

  • Visa applications to enter and to remain in the UK
  • Indefinite leave to remain and British Citizenship
  • Sponsorship and sponsor licensing
  • UK Visas & Immigration compliance
  • European and UK sports visits
  • Rights under EU law including the EU Settlement Scheme
  • International and squad tours to Europe and the Southern Hemisphere (World Cup, European Tournaments and Testimonial matches).

Testimonials

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Bryan Habana

Rugby Union player

“The efficiency, professionalism and swiftness with which Glyn handled the situation I presented him with (at very short notice) was absolutely outstanding. I will definitely be using his services in future.”

Francois Louw

English Premiership Rugby Union player

“Outstanding and efficient service for my family and I”

Brad Barritt

English Premiership and England National Rugby Union player

“Glyn provided a fantastic service to my family and I, they were professional, extremely helpful and very efficient, and were always on hand for friendly advice.”

Federico Fernández

Premier League football player

“Glyn was always available when needed and made our applications, which were time sensitive and very daunting at first, less stressful and more straightforward. Highly recommended.”

Gareth Anscombe

Welsh National Rugby Union player

“With the help of Glyn, our visa applications that at first were a challenging and daunting prospect, were made straightforward and were done in a very efficient manner. I would definitely use Glyn and his team's services again.”

Hadleigh Parkes

Welsh International Rugby Union player

“Newfields provided a seamless service – from preparing all the paperwork and personally attending the Home Office with me, through to returning all of my documents in person. Very approachable, reassuring and quick to answer queries – a great service for international athletes.”

Rugby Football Union

“Glyn has been instrumental in advising the England Rugby Football Union as well as many clubs on a wide range of immigration matters, and is always on hand to steer us in the right direction. He and his colleagues always respond promptly, efficiently and often with very little notice, which is essential in the fast moving environment within which we work.”

Rugby Football League

“The RFL have worked with Newfields on a wide range of immigration issues and have found that they have an excellent understanding of many immigration matters. Glyn is always available for both the governing body and the clubs to answer the most straightforward or complex query; his attitude and work ethic are outstanding.”

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