Here we have included research articles related to the Sporting Director role, which you may find useful. Please add any others you find on this thread.
Perceptions of role ambiguity for Sporting Directors in professional football (2022): read here.
Recruitment in elite football: a network approach (2022): read here.
The inherent risk of being fired: the institutional logics enabling sport directors to replace coaches in professional football (2020): read here.
The emergence of the sporting director role in football and the potential of social network theory in future research (2019): read here.