July 11 – The first batch of Premier League matches to be broadcast live in the UK by BSkyB and BT Sport have been announced. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
May 23 – Microsoft and Major League Soccer strike deal to bring fans the best and fastest content through Windows 8… 3D UEFA Champions League projection in London… Sky Sports adds multi-angle views to its iPad app for the Champions League final… GoalRef is the first goal-line technology to be used in a European football tournament.
Oct. 11 – FIFA’s Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein says Bin Hammam’s ban has made the Asian Football Confederation more “open and transparent”… Singapore FA says polygraph testing is reducing match-fixing cases… Online streaming a threat to Sky Sport… Villar Llona talks UEFA presidency. INSIDER’s Christian Radnedge reports from Leaders in Football in London.
Nov. 25 – Russian Football Union president wants a nationwide ban on beer ads in football stadia to be scrapped … Middle East airline renews sponsorship of Bundesliga club… Targobank will sponsor German club competition for the next four seasons. More inside.
April 11 – Budweiser is official beer of the South American championship… New broadcasting agreements for UEFA and English Football League. More inside from INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson.
3/2/2011 Steffi Jones eyes full stadiums for this summer’s tournament in Germany and believes that the women’s game in England is on the cusp of a breakthrough. She talks to INSIDER’s European correspondent James Corbett.
1/2/2010 World Football Insider rounds up the 10 things you need to know about the global football business today. Emmanuel Adebayor says Togo ban from the next two Africa Cup of Nations is “outrageous”… Australia World Cup bid still in contention for 2018… UEFA cracks down on corruption…