The first Champions League final to feature two English teams will bring down the curtain on the European club season on Saturday. More than 350 million people from more than 200 countries are expected to watch Liverpool and Tottenham face off at the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium in Madrid. Liverpool is the favorite. The Reds finished
July 16 – Also: Johannesburg police hand over traffic control at Soccer City … Costa Rican stadium named after World Cup goalkeeper.
June 27 – Also: Sportfive to sell LED sponsorship spaces for Tottenham Hotspur, and Sheffield United switch to adidas kits.
June 4 – A delay in government approval for a new stadium has Spurs officials up in arms… Critics label David Beckham stadium plan for MLS team in Miami “an abomination”… Bomb blast at a Nigeria stadium kills more than 40.
March 20 – Tottenham players try out football robots … Interactive TV experience for German football match.
Feb. 14 – FC Barcelona signs extension with Big Cola … Arsenal FC partners with Cooper Tires … Tottenham adds AIA as Premier League kit sponsor
September 2 – World Football INSIDER looks ahead to the key events in the global football business.
August 23 – World Football INSIDER rounds up the latest football business news.
July 12 – Man City ink car battery partner for Thailand … HP sponsors Tottenham Hotspur … AC Milan secures banking partner … More inside this week’s edition of The Football Sponsorship Column …
Sept. 21 – LA Galaxy parent company Anshultz Entertainment Group put up for sale… Paris St. Germain close to new shirt sponsorship and naming rights deals? … More inside this edition of The Football Sponsorship Column …