New York Cosmos Owner Rocco B. Commisso Acquires ACF FiorentinaCommisso purchased the Italian club from the Della Valle family NEW YORK (June 6, 2019) – ACF Fiorentina announced today that Rocco B. Commisso is the new owner of the legendary soccer club founded in 1926. The deal was closed today in Milan. “As a lifelong follower of Italian
Oct. 8 – Javier Tebas says it’s imperative that leadership of Spanish Football Federation is changed, suggesting FIFA ExCo member Angel Maria Villar Llona should have stepped aside years ago. Christian Radnedge reports from the Leaders Sport Summit in London.
Sept. 10 – David Beckham’s Major League Soccer franchise is very close to coming to fruition says league commissioner Don Garber… English FA chief defends decision to make 100 staff redundant. Christian Radnedge reports from Soccerex.
Sept. 9 – Video technology is almost certain to be introduced in the English top-flight and other countries from 2018 following Dutch trials, according to KNVB operations director. Christian Radnedge reports from Soccerex
July 23 – AFC president Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa to speak at Leaders Sport Business Summit, and 18 conferences lined up for the 2014 International Sports Convention in Geneva.
July 18 – Australian movement technology company DorsaVi, known for its wearable sensor technology, signs deal with Sao Paulo FC… Chelsea launches new website for an “improved experience” at Stamford Bridge.
July 16 – Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, chairman of the European Club Association, to speak at Leaders Sport Business Summit… CONCACAF chief Jeffrey Webb to open Soccerex Americas Forum.
July 8 – The Soccerex Americas Forum will be opened by CONCACAF president Jeffrey Webb… Corporate Social Opportunity Zone debuts at global convention in Manchester.
July 2 – Soccerex add DB Schenker as an official partner, and will debut new Corporate Social Opportunity Zone at global convention in Manchester… Senior VP of global brand marketing at adidas will speak at Leaders in Sport Summit in London.
June 19 – The first Soccerex event to take place in Barbados will be held in October this year.