May 2 – New TV feature will allow viewers to automatically record key moments… BT cable subscribers get more free Premier League matches.
Feb. 28 – Also: Chinese Super League gets new title sponsor … D.C. United announces 2014 jersey sponsor.
Today, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. officially announced the complete squad of 13 world-class footballers starring in the fantasy inspired and global marketing Galaxy 11 campaign. To provide fans with more insights into how each player was recruited to join the team, Samsung has created a video entitled, “Galaxy 11: The Beginning.”
November 15 – Lionel Messi is the captain of the Samsung Galaxy 11 team… Barcelona will continue to promote UNICEF… Belgian football adds a sponsor. INSIDER’s Nick Devlin and Aaron Bauer report.
November 7 – Samsung has revealed that it is behind a series of alien-like symbols and cryptic messages displaying the message #WinnerTakesEarth that have appeared on iconic landmarks and at games around the world.
October 11 – AC Milan will celebrate 25 years with Adidas… Chelsea has its first official timekeeper… Samsung to upgrade tech for Juventus… Mondelez snacks with U.S. Soccer, Chivas. INSIDER’s Nick Devlin reports.
September 6 – Man City gets a new digital display partner, Brazil football federation signs a deal with Samsung, Marseilles and Turkish Airlines hit the skies together, and Celtic FC grabs a ride with Phoenix Honda. INSIDER’s Nick Devlin reports.
March 8 – FC Barcelona signs football’s most lucrative jersey deal… Samsung partnership with Chinese Super League represents “new era”… SAP teams with German football… Rangers sell stadium naming rights… More inside in this edition of The Sponsorship Column.
Nov. 30 – Samsung signs with reigning Serie A champs … FIFA to take third-tier sponsorship category continent-wide … CONCACAF awards commercial rights … More inside this edition of The Football Sponsorship Column …
Sept. 10 – Chelsea have extended their shirt sponsorship deal with Samsung until 2015… CAF announces match schedule and ticket prices for Africa Cup of Nations… USA win FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup.