An early Mo Salah penalty and a late Divock Origi drive earned a 2-0 victory over Tottenham Hotspur that crowned Liverpool European champions for the sixth time – a figure outranked only by AC Milan (seven) and Real Madrid (13). It took merely 26 seconds for the spot-kick to be awarded. Sadio Mane’s attempted cross
November 5 – Arsenal’s social media push is reaping benefits. Not only have the north London club become the first UK football team to reach three million followers on Twitter, but they also boast the fifth largest Twitter following of any sports team internationally. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
Aug. 24 – MasterCard sponsors Brazil’s national teams through 2020… Deutsche Telekom renews with Bayern Munich… Fulham, Tottenham, Everton each sign betting partners. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.
Nov. 8 – Spurs have been accused of spying on London Olympic legacy officials during the English Premier League club’s failed bid to take over the 2012 stadium. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
Oct. 11 – Despite the collapse of a deal to award West Ham the Olympic Stadium after London 2012, the club’s vice-chairman Karren Brady says they are still keen to move to the venue. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
Oct. 4 – Seb Coe believes London’s bid for the 2017 world athletics championships is not imperilled by Tottenham Hotspur’s legal fight to take over the Olympic Stadium, as British sports minister labels Spurs legal action “completely pointless”. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
Sept. 28 – Boris Johnson urges Spurs to give up their fight for the 2012 Olympic Stadium and instead accept a $26.6 million package to stay put in north London… Club chairman Daniel Levy says discussions are continuing with all stakeholders. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson 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.
June 24 – Tottenham Hostpur and Leyton Orient may continue their legal fight for the Olympic Stadium after their bid for a judicial review against the decision to award the venue to West Ham was rejected. INSIDER’s Christian Radnedge reports.
May 3 – Days after Tottenham Hotspur boss Harry Redknapp attacked FIFA over its failure to implement goal-line technology, world football’s governing body has begun inviting expressions of interest from suppliers of the systems to participate in a two-phase testing programme. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.