May 20 – IMG Licensing will handle global rights for Euro 2016 in a deal with UEFA that includes all national-team competitions until 2017.
May 16 – PwC and IMG will launch a consulting service at the Soccerex Global Convention, and CONCACAF president Jeffrey Webb will speak at the Leaders in Sport Summit
Oct. 19 – Nissan to sponsor reigning World Cup champs during build-up to Brazil 2014… Reds secure official soft drink in Japan … IMG, CCTV join forces in China… More inside this edition of The Football Sponsorship Column …
Sept. 7 – Turkish Football Federation inks two new deals…New sponsor for FA Cup… IMG to market Russian Football Premier League rights…Tottenham Hotspur sign StubHub as secondary ticketing partner. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.
18/12/10 The MLS Chicago Fire seek a shirt sponsor… England 2018 bid backer considers suing FIFA over lost investment… Man United’s owners eye world-record kit deal with Nike… Guardiola defends Barcelona shirt deal… MP and Silva will distribute international rights for Arsenal’s Emirates Cup. More inside… INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.
10/11/2010 IMG Worldwide teams up with Brazilian conglomerate EBX Group founded by the world’s eighth richest man… Chelsea FC covets Asian sponsorship dollars… United Arab Emirates Football Association partners with Volkswagen… Vodacom develops its support of South African football.