Udo Onwere

‘Tax disincentives? Maybe, but top players love England’s passion and excitement’

. UDO ONWERE had a 12-year career as a professional footballer with clubs including Fulham before he hung up his boots and pursued a new career in law. He now works for leading law firm Thomas Eggar on tax and estate planning issues and works extensively within the sports, media and entertainment industries. . . . . 3 February 2010 Tax rates in Britain are about to rise for high earners and that’s going to force some of them - including some footballers - to leave the country, right? Not necessarily. In my view, as a lawyer who works in tax, and as someone who had a long...