June 29 – Emirates Stadium to host “Beyond Football” summit, and Premier League CEO Richard Scudamore to speak … Delta signs as official airline of Chelsea FC… Sunderland “invests” in Africa… Rewe and German FA renew. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.
Nov. 17 – FIFA president Sepp Blatter is under pressure to resign over shocking remarks he made in two TV interviews claiming that football does not have on-field racism problems – and any incidents could be dealt with by a simple handshake. Premier League players including Man Utd’s Rio Ferdinand are outraged. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
Aug. 12 – Premier League CEO Richard Scudamore tells INSIDER he is hoping for the best ever season in the league’s 20th year… He also talks about the impact of the London riots on the EPL’s global image and growth of the league in emerging economies. INSIDER’s Christian Radnedge reports.
Aug. 11 – Tottenham Hotspur’s match against Everton is called off after the London riots that triggered copycat violence across other English cities. But Premier League chiefs say the other nine fixtures will go ahead as planned. Football League bosses say their games are unaffected. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
Aug. 10 – Premier League bosses will decide tomorrow whether to postpone some or all opening fixtures of the new season after the London riots sparked copycat violence in other cities including Birmingham and Manchester. Man Utd and Man City are scheduled to play their first matches in those two cities… Three Premiership games in London could also be called off. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
May 23 – INSIDER editor Mark Bisson rounds up the ten things you need to know about the global football business today.
April 5 – English Premier League CEO Richard Scudamore says he thinks it inevitable UEFA’s financial fair play rules will take effect in his league, but admits “nervousness” at some of its implications… Winter break mooted… EPL chairman Dave Richards denies claims he is a bully. INSIDER’s James Corbett reports.
April 4 – INSIDER rounds up the ten things you need to know about the global football business today. Including – Bin Hammam urges Blatter to “respect FIFA’s statutes and protect FIFA’s integrity”… Qatari to meet with outgoing FIFA vice-president Chung Mong-joon… Premier League chiefs face football governance inquiry… Record applications for Euro 2012 tickets. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
March 8 – Barclays and the Premier League are taking the Premiership trophy on a global tour starting next week under efforts to grow the fanbase for the biggest continuous annual global sporting event in the world. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
18/2/2011 INSIDER can reveal the full extent of proposals blocked by the English Premier League (EPL) intended to enforce better standards of governance throughout the English game. INSIDER’s James Corbett reports.