August 27 – World Football INSIDER rounds up the latest football business news.
March 15 – Nike to supply AS Roma for a full decade … Liverpool FC launches management training course … Seattle Sounders, Philadelphia Union announce deals … More inside this edition of The Football Sponsorship Column …
June 24 – UK’s largest operator of casinos signs shirt sponsorship with English Premier League’s Aston Villa … Leaders in Football revamps events portfolio… Corporate buyout results in new name for MLS Seattle Sounders stadium. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.
March 15 – Eighteen teams are in action this week as Major League Soccer gets back to business with an opening slate of games aptly dubbed “First Kick 2011”. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.
26/8/2010 MLS crowds are on the upswing thanks to better stadiums, bigger stars and a 16th team… AEG president Tim Leiweke says construction of Dynamo’s 22,000-seat stadium to begin by year’s end and gives go-ahead for team to sign marquee player for 2011 season.
25/3/2010 Following months of painstaking negotiations over a new pay deal, the MLS kicks off tonight in Seattle. WFI’s Bob Mackin previews the new season.
23/1/2010 The MLS Players Union advises players to attend pre-season training while negotiations for a new collective bargaining agreement continue. Expansion franchise Philadelphia Union make their MLS debut in March. (AP)