06. 09. 2017

New Generation of Investors Test Football’s Financial Protections

European footballing body UEFA recently announced that it was opening an investigation into the extravagant summer spending habits of French club Paris Saint Germain. The Ligue 1 club were responsible for the world’s...

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02. 08. 2017

ICC Key to MLS Growth

The International Champions Cup: Making football bigger in the United States and Asia The International Champions Cup was envisioned as the tournament to showcase the best European teams in the United States. It...

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18. 06. 2017

Global Sporting Events Wasteful

The Associated Press recently revealed its cost analysis of the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games in 2016 revealing a trend of runaway costs. It showed that the Games cost $13.1 billion USD which...

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02. 05. 2017

ESPN Transitions into New Media

ESPN, the self-proclaimed “Worldwide Leader in Sports”, announced lay-offs this week, affecting 100 of its employees. ESPN President John Skipper said that this “dynamic change” will have an increased focus on versatility and...

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25. 11. 2016

Red Bull’s investment in German Football Looks Promising

Germany, is one of the world’s most rabid football nations, steeped in history, glitz and glamour. Its varied leagues are popular worldwide and stadiums are packed with fans and visitors alike. Along with...

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23. 08. 2016

Sport Revenue Increases Favor Club vs Player Development

Football and basketball are among the world’s most popular sports. Both are money making machines and they aren’t stopping any time soon. Last Friday marked the debut of superstar midfielder Paul Pogba as...

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09. 08. 2016

Can Rio 2016 Escape its Scandals

The Olympics have opened in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as the first Summer Olympics in a South American city. Along with the 2014 FIFA World Cup, the Rio Olympics was supposed to be...

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17. 04. 2016

NBA Tests Jersey Sponsorship

The National Basketball Association has been one of the most trending topics globally recently due the retirement of popular NBA superstar Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers and the record breaking run...

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04. 10. 2015

Corruption Breeds Unsustainability

FIFA President Sepp Blatter has refused to listen to the wishes of several FIFA sponsors namely Coca Cola, Vista, Budweiser and McDonald’s for him to resign immediately. With FIFA embroiled in a series...

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10. 05. 2015

European Football Clubs Jostle for Market Share and Profitability

Renowned magazine Forbes recently ranked the world’s most valuable football teams. Defending European champions Real Madrid, Spanish giants Barcelona, and English superstars Manchester United lead the way. This list is a reflection of...

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