Senior figures from UK broadcaster ITV, Chinese digital sports platform Sina Sports and American sports broadcaster Fox Sports will come together at this year’s Soccerex Global Convention.
Dec. 12 – INSIDER rounds up the global football business news and previews the week ahead.
4/2/2011 Budweiser on tap for Vancouver’s MLS debut… Sharp and ITV partner through Euro 2012… Liverpool and Standard Chartered share secrets of their “marriage”… Philippine FA puzzled by “Smart” sponsorship. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.
20/4/10 ESPN boss Lynne Franks leaves the broadcaster after successful UK launch… Scottish FA Chief Executive Gordon Smith resigns amidst speculation for his reasons… Match of the Day 2 Presenter Adrian Chiles Joins ITV.
9/3/2010 UEFA’s key commercial partners express satisfaction with changes to this year’s Champions League format, as David Beckham returns to Old Trafford as a player for the first time in seven years.
Celtic have hit out at the Scottish Premier League’s decision to accept a $106 million broadcasting deal with BSkyB and ESPN, claiming it will cost them up to $19.65 million.