Friday, August 22, 2014
Match fixing, the scourge of modern football, will be addressed by a panel of international experts at this year’s Soccerex Global Convention, Manchester 6-10 September.
German soccer giants Bayern Munich have extended and expanded their partnership with DHL.
The Hong Kong Football Association (HKFA) has signed a one-year contract with BOCG Life.
The Netherlands’ premier soccer division, the Eredivisie, has signed a three-year deal with Radio 538.
German soccer club Hamburg SV have entered into a partnership with the tourism board of the Swiss region of Graubünden.
German soccer giants Borussia Dortmund have announced a share issue intended to raise up to €114 million (US$152 million) in extra capital, with three of the club’s main corporate backers having already agreed to buy the majority of the new shares.
Liverpool FC have announced the Barbados Tourism Authority as their official tourism partner.
Thursday, August 21, 2014
William Hill has added Crystal Palace to their ever-growing roster of football club partners.
Championship soccer outfit Leeds United have agreed a commercial partnership with lifestyle nutrition brand First Milk.
English soccer side Coventry City have agreed a two-year deal to return to their former home, the Ricoh Arena.
Italian Serie A side Juventus have signed a sponsorship deal with Italian drinks company San Pellegrino.
Top-tier Dutch soccer side AZ Alkmaar have extended their sponsorship deal with Rabobank.
Tyre brand Continental has agreed a sponsorship deal with the Football Association of Ireland (FAI) to become an official partner of women’s soccer.
Major League Soccer’s Philadelphia Union have extended their shirt sponsorship agreement with Bimbo Bakeries for a further five years.
Welsh soccer outfit Cardiff City have announced a new partnership with Norway-based clothing brand Skogstad.
Spanish soccer giants FC Barcelona have signed a sponsorship deal with Indonesian mobile phone and tablet manufacturer Advan.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Plans for the eagerly anticipated Indian Super League (ISL) and the 2017 U17 FIFA World Cup will be officially presented to the global football industry at the Soccerex Global Convention, held in Manchester on 6-10 September, after the confirmation that a senior Indian delegation will be attending.
Fox Sports has gained the exclusive broadcast rights to the Uefa Europa League in Hong Kong until 2018.
German soccer outfit Greuther Fürth have renewed their sponsorship deal with utilities company Infra.
Everton FC and US men’s national team goalkeeper Tim Howard has agreed a personal endorsement deal with hotel chain Marriott International.