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Real Betis shirt sponsorship

Exchanges Green Earth for easyMarkets as shirt sponsor MIAMI, Fla. — (17 June 2020) As any follower of La Liga might have observed, Real Betis Balompié began a new sponsorship this season with easyMarkets. The company replaced the environmentally-friendly cryptocurrency company Green Earth as the shirt sponsor. The three-year sponsorship agreement was entered into in August […]

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Barcelona safety protocols for game in Mallorca

Barça will spend only a few hours in Palma and has reserved a hotel for its exclusive use. BARCELONA — (6 June 2020) A return to football requires more secure conditions and protocols to avoid contaminations that would again alter the season. For FC Barcelona, the Catalán club already followed very strict procedures when travelling; those […]

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Want to “attend” an upcoming FC Barcelona match? “Let’s Win This Match Together” campaign

Barcelona launch new initiative to have fans’ faces on screen at Camp Nou in games played behind closed doors MIAMI, Fla. — (4 June 2020) Fútbol Club Barcelona, in association with car manufacturer CUPRA, have launched an initiative designed for the upcoming LaLiga matches which will be played in empty stadiums. While the Culés supporters’ will […]

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Europe LaLiga leagues

New rules for La Liga’s restart

Protocols for football’s comeback MIAMI, Fla. — (13 May 2020) When the game returns and La Liga attempts to complete this season’s championships, a number of new rules made necessary by the COVID-19 pandemic are set to be introduced. Barring any unforeseen circumstances, in approximately one month, football will be underway again, in the top two […]

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Europe LaLiga leagues

La Liga proposes June 12 restart

MIAMI, Fla. — (10 May 2020) La Liga’s plan to finish the championship against all odds continues. Spanish football now has a date marked in red on the calendar. It is the 12th June, the day in which La Liga intends to resume the championship. They have reportedly already advised clubs of the good news. Thus, […]

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FC Barcelona LaLiga Spain | España

A look at cost-cutting at Barcelona, Espanyol and Atlético Madrid

MIAMI, Fla. (24 April 2020) — The Catalán sports daily El Mundo Deportivo recently featured Barcelona’s announcement concerning unilaterally cutting the salaries of the 1,800 people who work for them, players included. According to the club, it is an economic necessity. The same morning front page also talked about the club’s intentions in the transfer […]

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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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Barcelona Cut Player And Staff Salaries Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

MARCH 27, 2020 — FC Barcelona News On March 27, FC Barcelona was among the very first clubs in LaLiga to announce that all members of its staff and player rosters, including its first-team football and basketball squads, will receive salary reductions while their leagues remain delayed because of the coronavirus pandemic. Sport reported the news. […]

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LaLiga legal Spain | España

Rubiales: “It would be unjust to terminate the LaLiga season now”

The president of the RFEF, Luis Rubiales, roundly rejected playing LaLiga next season with 22 teams or any other possibilities along those lines. With Euro 2020 postpones until 2021, European competitions should be able to finish with a champion and with promotion and relegation. MIAMI, Fla. (2 de abril de 2020) — After the suspension […]

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LaLiga legal Spain | España

Rubiales: «Sería injusto terminar LaLiga ahora»

El presidente de la RFEF, Luis Rubiales, rechaza rotundamente una futura liga de 22 equipos o cualquier otra alternativa planteada. Con la Eurocopa 2020 aplazado al 2021, todas las competiciones en Europa puedan terminar con un campeon y con ascenso y descenso. MIAMI, Fla. (2 de abril de 2020) — Tras la suspensión de las […]

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LaLiga Spain | España

LaLiga indefinitely suspended due to coronavirus

The Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) is determined to save this season even if a resumption at the start of May appears unlikely, says President Luis Rubiales. LaLiga, along with the rest of the major leagues in European football, has been put on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic, with no games played in the Spanish top tier since Real Sociedad […]

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FC Barcelona players get first look at next year’s kits

Barcelona News Barcelona players: “Thumbs-up for 2020-21 Nike kits.” BARCELONA (March 25, 2020) — With all the news lately focussed on the coronavirus pandemic, it seemed like a good time to bring a small amount of joy to the news. Nike representatives were at Barça’s training ground at the end of February to show the […]

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LaLiga

100 different aspects to LaLiga’s Audiovisual Regulations

The LaLiga Regulations: Everything from grass, typography, mascots, goal celebrations… There are up to 100 different aspects to LaLiga‘s Audiovisual Regulations from the font used on match shirts, to clothing worn by security and ball kids, to even how long a goal celebration can last on the megaphone, and all clubs must abide by each and […]

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LaLiga

Estadio San Mames displays message of gratitude to medical professionals

Athletic Club Emblazoned on side of stadium BILBAO (March 14, 2020) — La Liga side Athletic Club Bilbao decided it was time to express its gratitude publicly to the medical and healthcare professionals treating patients with the coronavirus. The club thus posted a message of thanks emblazoned across Estadio San Mamés. The stadium message was part […]