Al Jazeera Sports has been awarded the international distribution rights for French league soccer over six seasons in a deal believed to be worth €192 million
FC Barcelona and Lionel Messi were the names on everyone’s fingertips on Saturday night as the UEFA Champions League final took over popular social media platforms Facebook and Twitter.
Two of world football’s biggest sponsors, Coca-Cola and Adidas, have warned that allegations of corruption at the sport’s governing body could damage the game.
Football Marketing World Clubs social media ranking, showing the number of Twitter “followers” and Facebook “likes” (official club accounts)
The LFP (Ligue de Football Professionnel) unveiled today the new Ligue 1 and Ligue 2 PUMA ball for the 2011-2012 season. This is the third Ligue 1 ball made by PUMA (which partnership with LFP runs until 2012).
The new Bordeaux kits 11/12 made by Puma which will be worn by FC Girondins de Bordeaux in Ligue 1 during the 2011/2012 French domestic season
Deloitte state that the side who secures promotion are set to have an increase in revenue of around £40 million due to broadcast income as well as shirt sales and gate receipts
Brands are rushing to cash in on Europe’s ‘Super Bowl moment’ when the Champions League final kicks off at Wembley.
Lionel Messi has a special pair of customised adidas F50 adiZero Prime boots for the Champions League Final.
English champions Manchester United FC and Spanish La Liga winners FC Barcelona to battle for share of historic €200 million prize purse.