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English Football League position: Not yet ready to return

MIAMI, Fla. (27 April 2020) — The English Football League has warned that football cannot resume before adequate testing arrangements are in place for coronavirus, and that cannot come at the expense of front-line workers. After reports have emerged in recent days that the Premier League has stepped up planning for a return behind closed […]

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Superliga Argentina might have two seasons without relegation

The president of Lanús opined that when Argentine football returns you are likely to see two seasons without relegation from the top division. MIAMI, Fla. (24 April 2020) — en español The president of Club Atlético Lanús, Nicolás Russo, speaking in a radio interview, offered his opinion and when Argentine football returns to activity, we […]

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Posibilidad de dos años sin decenso en la Superliga Argentina

El presidente de Lanús aseguró que a su criterio y cuando regrese el fútbol argentino a la actividad se vendrán “dos años sin descensos” en la máxima categoría. MIAMI, Fla. (24/04/2020) — English link El presidente de Lanús, Nicolás Russo, aseguró que a su criterio y cuando regrese el fútbol argentino a la actividad se vendrán “dos […]

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Mexico 2nd Division Cancels Rest of Season

MIAMI, Fla. (17-April 2020) — The Ascenso MX currently has twelve teams, but has been financially weak in recent years. The vote by club owners, via videoconference, to cancel the season adds another financial loss to the circuit. As recently as 2017, the league had a full eighteen teams. The Ascenso MX season had been […]

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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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David Beckham in Qatar: “The World Cup 2022 Will Be A Dream.”

David Beckham, who is a co-owner of Club Internacional de Fútbol Miami, was in Doha in December and was interviewed on the subject of the World Cup which is coming to Qatar. During a visit to Education City Stadium – exactly three years before the Qatar 2022 final will take place – the former Manchester […]

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Barcelona wonderkid Todibo loaned to Schalke 04 for €1.5M Fee

Loaned to Schalke 04 from Barcelona for remainder of 2019-20 season. BARCELONA — (20 January 2020) The loan of Jean-Clair Todibo to Schalke 04 is now official. The French central defender will be on loan to the Gelsenkirchen club until June 30, 2020, with an option to purchase for 25 million euros, and another five million […]

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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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Espanyol Is Growing Brand Through International Academies

MIAMI, Fla. (January 6, 2019) — In order to grow the club as a global brand, Real Club Deportivo Espanyol de Barcelona is developing a network of academies around the world. The newest such fútbol school has opened in Brisbane, Australia. This internationalisation model kicked off in the 2016/17 season with the launch of two […]

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FC Barcelona In-House Documentary Series Will Take You Inside Barça

Por primera vez, las cámaras de televisión han tenido acceso al día a día de jugadores como Leo Messi, Gerard Piqué, Marc-André ter Stegen o Luis Suárez. Miami, Fla. (October 30, 2019) — Fútbol Club Barcelona will be releasing its own in-house documentary that will take viewers behind the scenes. This follows other clubs who […]

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Liverpool Set To Sign New Kit Supplier Deal

MIAMI, Fla. (October 29, 2019) — European Champions Liverpool Football Club are set to sign a new kit supplier agreement with Nike that is reported to be worth £75 million (€84.8 $93.2). This would match Manchester United’s 10-year deal with adidas and place the Reds among the top 5 clubs in the category of kit […]