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El Cádiz evita el ERTE con una rebaja salarial de la plantilla

El acuerdo es verbal tras la negociación entre el presidente Manuel Vizcaíno y los capitanes MIAMI, Fla. (16/04/2020) — El Cádiz, líder la Liga Smartbank antes del parón competitivo, ha llegado a un acuerdo verbal con toda la plantilla para llevar a cabo una reducción salarial como respuesta a la crisis sanitaria y económica causada […]

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A team held a press conference – the media present were not humans

Torgeir Bjarmann was presented as the new Sports Manager at Stabæk Fotball and the press conference became historic. MIAMI, Fla. (28 April 2020) — Norweigian football club Stabæk held an historical press conference to announce the hiring of Torgeir Bjarmann as the new Sports Manager. But what was most significant about this presser was that […]

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Federação sugere e clubes aceitam continuar Paulistão, mas com duas mudanças

MIAMI, Fla. (24/04/2020) — Em reunião que durou quase duas horas por teleconferência, a FPF (Federação Paulista de Futebol) conseguiu a aprovação dos clubes para continuar a disputa do Campeonato Paulista ao final da quarentena pelo novo coronavírus. RELACIONADO Coronavírus no esporte: siga as últimas atualizações e repercussões da pandemia que assola o mundo Duas mudanças, no […]

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clubs legal Spain | España

What is ERTE in Spain?

What you need to know about losing your job during Spain’s coronavirus crisis MIAMI, Fla. (21-April 2020) — During the current coronavirus crisis, many companies are being forced to make employees temporarily redundant, most likely because their businesses couldn’t operate under the lockdown. This obviously applies to many types of businesses beyond football, but since […]

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Real Sociedad cut salaries, refund season ticket holders 20%

MIAMI, Fla. (20-Apr-2020) — Real Sociedad de Fútbol, S.A.D., better known simply as Real Sociedad, said they were cutting players’ wages by up to 20 per cent in an attempt to stabilise the club’s budget during the coronavirus crisis. “An agreement has been reached with the first team for the reduction of their wages by […]

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German clubs return to training; hoping to resume play in May

Germany Prepares for Soccer’s Return – Fußball scheint zurückzukehren MIAMI, Fla. (10 April 2020) — Amid all the discussion and arguments in other European soccer leagues over pay cuts, furloughs, layoffs and player contracts, things are different in Germany. There is order and a carefully considered strategy to have football return. The Bundesliga has been […]

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Fallout in football from coronavirus continues

MIAMI, Fla. (9 April 2020) | UPDATED 16 April 2020 — TOP FOOTBALL NEWS Fiorentina, Torino Chief Executives Express Doubt Over Italian League Finishing Season The heads of Fiorentina and Torino said in separate interviews that they believed that the Serie A season was unlikely to finish due to the coronavirus pandemic. Italy has been […]

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Salary cuts at FC Barcelona

MIAMI, Fla. (04/04/2020) — Barcelona have announced that all staff at the club, including the players, will have their wages cut temporarily as they attempt to minimise the financial effects of the coronavirus pandemic. Spain’s La Liga has been suspended indefinitely and UEFA confirmed earlier this week that the Champions League has also been put […]

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Premier League Continues Investigation of Manchester City

MIAMI, Fla. (1 April 2020) — Manchester City has appealed its UEFA competition ban to the Court of Arbitration For Sport (“CAS”). Meanwhile, while football is still on hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Premier League is continuing its investigation into alleged breaches of financial fair play by Manchester City. While UEFA has already […]

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Mood for 2020 is hopeful as Orlando City releases “Bleed Purple”

ORLANDO (February 19, 2020) — This season, Orlando City aims to rewrite their narrativ as being a club that cannot reach the postseason. The team has a new coach, a new head of soccer operations and new players coming in. Amidst the optimism, the club released a short video titled “Bleed Purple.” It is part […]

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Sponsorship Look Back: AS Roma’s three-year sponsorship deal with Qatar Airways

DOHA- In April 2018, Serie A club Associazione Sportiva Roma entered into a three-year sponsorship agreement with Qatar Airways. It was described by the football club as “the largest the club has ever signed” though the actual financials were not made public. However, the agreement with Qatar Airways was reportedly worth €40M ($48.8M) for three seasons, […]

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Liga dos ricos | Barça à frente do Real Madrid e agora é o clube de futebol com a maior renda do mundo

Os culés aumentaram sua rotatividade em 21,7% na temporada 2018/19 Real Madrid desce para a segunda posição no ranking elaborado pela Deloitte BARCELONA (3a feira-14 de janeiro de 2020) — Do ponto de vista do futebol, o Futbol Club Barcelona não se diverte após ser derrotado na semifinal da Supercopa da Espanha e com a […]

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Liga de los ricos | El Barça adelanta al Real Madrid y ahora es el club de fútbol con más ingresos del mundo

Los culés han aumentado su facturación un 21,7% en la temporada 2018/19  El Real Madrid baja a la segunda posición del ranking elaborado por Deloitte BARCELONA (el 14 de enero de 2020) — De la perspectiva futbolística, el Fútbol Club Barcelona no pasa por un buen momento después de haber sido derrotado en la semifinal de […]

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Ligue 1 Club Nice Has New Owner

NICE, France (August 31, 2019) — Olympique Gymnaste Club Nice (“OGC Nice”), the French Ligue 1 club, have been sold to Ineos, an energy company headed up by British billionaire Sir Jim Ratcliffe, who is worth around €21 billion and resides in Monaco. It is not the first foray for Ineos into the sports world. […]