While although the F.A. Cup is a competition that is steeped in tradition, its role within football’s landscape has been somewhat marginalised over the past few years and many have questioned whether it will have anything in the way of long-term existence.
More than 20 projects at LaLiga have been officially certified as research and development. The business intelligence and analytics department employs 70 professionals and designs tools that improve LaLiga and other organisations.
HEINEKEN has announced its flagship non-alcoholic beer brand, Heineken® 0.0%, will take over the sponsorship of the UEFA Europa League competition when the tournament resumes on 5th August 2020, the largest ever single sponsorship deal involving a non-alcoholic beer brand.Details
Brentford and Fulham will go head to head on Tuesday (4th August) in the most valuable match in world football. According to analysis from Deloitte’s Sports Business Group, promotion to the Premier League for either club will see an increase in revenue of at least c.£135m, rising to c.£265m if they avoid relegation in their…Details
Although most of CONCACAF’s confederations currently lie dormant, the decision makers have been hard at work and with Qatar 2022 quickly coming into focus, there is perhaps good news for some of their lesser nations. News that comes in the redesign of the qualification process and in doing so, it means the level of protectionism…Details
As the UK Government unfolds its roadmap for post-pandemic life, the continuation of sporting activity is at the forefront and although several competitions have restarted, they do so without the roar of the crowd to spur them on. None more so than in the Premier League and although ‘Project Restart’ was an unqualified success, the…Details
It’s a heart breaking and devastating fact that 14 babies die during pregnancy, childbirth or shortly after every day. That’s one baby nearly every two hours. Sands, the stillbirth and neonatal death charity supports anyone who has been affected by the death of a baby. During this time and the days, months and years that…Details
Lewis Wiltshire, former Twitter head of sport and BBC Sport editor, has been appointed as the new CEO of Mailman EMEA and Seven League, Europe’s leading digital sports agency & consultancy and part of the global Mailman Group. Richard Ayers, founder and current CEO of Seven League, will remain with the organisation as Chairman.
Football’s return has been given a financial boost through the Premier League, The FA and Government’s Football Foundation. Following £7m of investment through the Pitch Preparation Fund, which is helping clubs get their playing surfaces match-fit, the Foundation today announced it is awarding 3,383 grants worth £1,691,500 to organisations across the country through the Club…Details
Although football is a sport steeped in the use of technology, it is fair to say that the relationship is symbiotic and with each digital evolution that is unveiled, the beautiful game tends to benefit because of it. However, the use of technology is also now eyeing up football for more nefarious reasons and with…Details