Charlton Athletic has announced the appointment of Ged Roddy MBE as the club’s Technical Director. Roddy has spent his career working in sport including the Premier League where he was Director of Football Development and wrote the Elite Player Performance Programme (EPPP).
With the new French football season underway, the ramifications of the campaign before are still being felt and with supporters not yet entering stadia at maximum capacity, a substantial burden has been placed on the finances of the clubs who operate within its league structure. A burden that without some form of outside assistance, shows…Details
LaLiga Global Fútbol News: Valencia CF puts local tech innovations on the map with VCF Innovation Hub
The club has signed an agreement with Startup Valencia to promote the city’s renowned entrepreneur community. Initial focus will be towards sporting innovations from medicine to smart stadiums.
The quest for supporters to be welcome within English stadia continues and with a united front now forming, there is a hope but not yet an expectation, that soon the UK government will eventually bow to such pressure. Pressure that has come via a number of different mediums, none more so than a petition that…Details
Although Spain and Portugal are obvious international rivals due to their close geographical proximity, it is a shared border which often provides great benefit to the two nations and they will hope this proves to be the case in the distant future. Because even though the 2030 edition of the FIFA World Cup is still…Details
On 21st-25th September, over 2,000 delegates, 130 speakers, clubs, leagues, federations, and leading figures from over 70 Countries came together at the launch of our first virtual event – Soccerex Connected. It was the first time in our 25 year history that we were unable to meet in person as we have done in 48…Details
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.