The European Super Cup is the curtain raiser to the continental season and with Champions League winners Bayern Munich and Europa League winners Sevilla squaring off, it was the German giants who ran out eventual winners in extra-time. While although Bayern’s first piece of silverware will have been warmly received within Bavaria, the larger focus…Details
When the new Serie A fixture schedule was released, there was one clash that stood out for the rest and with defending champions Juventus set to host perennial challengers Napoli, an early title marker could have been laid down by either entity. Unfortunately for Italian football fans all around the world, they were denied such…Details
With the European club season now underway, the first steps towards domestic dominance have been taken and although the continents elite will first be focussing on conquering their own lands, the next step will be to rule the roost on a cross-country basis. A step that comes around with the return of the UEFA Champions…Details
Blackburn Rovers Football Club has become the latest venue to join the stadium marketing collaboration network, Stadium Experience. The club’s Ewood Park home is a unique and versatile stadium boasting 15 executive boxes ideal for small meetings, or office hire, and an additional 10 event spaces suitable for parties, weddings, conferences and events.
After the previous edition of the Dutch Eredivisie was curtailed, the anticipation regarding the start of the latest one was rather high and although a big question mark regarding fandom has followed football over the past few months, there was a sense of normality returning to the Netherlands. Normality that can be framed by the…Details
As far as North and Central American or Caribbean international football goes, there is one competition that is considered the gold standard in the region and with it being called the Gold Cup, it is a highly fitting moniker for such a tournament. A tournament that has gone through several format changes over the years…Details
Up to 4,000 grassroots football clubs fear closure due to the severe financial impact of Covid-19. Funded and created by smart PAYG energy provider, Utilita, the State of Play Report reveals the financial impact of Covid-19 on grassroots football clubs, with clubs’ incomes reducing by 46% on average, with one in 10 clubs losing 90-100%…Details
IQONIQ fan engagement app will provide exclusive content and experiences from LaLiga, adding to the range of sporting competitions it already offers. Three-year agreement will help to grow LaLiga’s global audience and deepen engagement with the competition.
“Welcome to what is the first in a series of articles over the next 11 months written by UK companies that participated with the Department for International Trade’s Sports Economy Team at this year’s Soccerex Connected conference. The Sports Economy Team works to make it easier for UK companies to identify and access overseas market…Details
Here’s what’s been making the headlines this week: Sports authority criticised for testing standards, Alibaba’s Youku takes Bundesliga and Serie A content, Midea sponsors Suzuki Cup, Wanda Sports Group looks at delisting, Sina quits Wall Street, Nielsen ranks League of Legends and Badminton top of interest charts. In this week’s From The Top, we spoke…Details