Here’s what’s been making the headlines this week: English Premier League sues PP Sports, Wuhan arena hosts Yao Ming charity basketball game, Nike targets esports with powerful advert, NBA unites fans for Finals viewing party, sports teams get creative for Mid-Autumn holiday, live streaming ecommerce becomes fastest-growing internet sector, and in-game advertising in esports attracts…Details
What a difference a week makes in football and especially within the confines of the Premier League, as the focus shifts from the furore regarding the new handball laws to the incredible raft of goals that were witnessed in week four of the season. To have one flurry of goals and more importantly, the context…Details
EitC, the award winning community arm of Everton Football Club, and Steve Morgan Foundation will work together on a major £4m project to deliver early intervention programmes in Speke-Garston to specifically tackle the barriers facing young people in attaining a good education and subsequent employment.
The petition which has the backing of the Football Supporters Association aims to get the UK Government to reconsider its decision not to allow fans into football stadiums for at least the next six months.
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