Jan. 19 – David Beckham says he turned down “many offers from clubs around the world” before accepting a two-year extension with the L.A. Galaxy worth a reported $15 million.
Nov. 8 – Spurs have been accused of spying on London Olympic legacy officials during the English Premier League club’s failed bid to take over the 2012 stadium. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
Oct. 11 – Despite the collapse of a deal to award West Ham the Olympic Stadium after London 2012, the club’s vice-chairman Karren Brady says they are still keen to move to the venue. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
Oct. 4 – The English Premier League has lost its fight at the European Court of Justice to stop football fans buying the cheapest satellite decoders abroad to avoid higher pay-TV charges set by BSkyB.
Sept. 28 – Boris Johnson urges Spurs to give up their fight for the 2012 Olympic Stadium and instead accept a $26.6 million package to stay put in north London… Club chairman Daniel Levy says discussions are continuing with all stakeholders. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.
August 22 – West Ham United of the English Premier League is a step closer to taking over London Olympic Stadium after the 2012 Games. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.
Aug. 10 – A three-year deal with NBC will widen the reach of Major League Soccer beginning in 2012. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.
June 24 – Tottenham Hostpur and Leyton Orient may continue their legal fight for the Olympic Stadium after their bid for a judicial review against the decision to award the venue to West Ham was rejected. INSIDER’s Christian Radnedge reports.
June 22 – Cesc Fabregas is not worth the 40m euros valuation placed on him by Arsenal, according to Barcelona president who said the midfielder is “doing all he can” to join the club. Sandro Rosell was speaking days after attacking Jose Mourinho’s behaviour as he marked his first full year at the helm of Barca. INSIDER’s Christian Radnedge and Gabriele Perrone report.
June 1 – Stan Kroenke has assured Arsenal fans that money will be made available to spend this summer as the club attempts to end their trophy drought of six years next season. INSIDER’s Christian Radnedge reports.