June 8 – Herbalife to serve as title sponsor for second straight year… Orange ramps up activity ahead of Euro 2012 kickoff … New deals for Spain, Oman FAs. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.
Aug. 19 – With NBC’s investment, growth in MLS attendances, Jurgen Klinsmann’s appointment as US national team coach and the star-studded World Football Challenge, this was a super summer for soccer in the USA. INSIDER columnist Terry Baddoo ponders whether this can be the catalyst to turn the game in America from minor to major.
July 27 – Balotelli’s showmanship earnt the wrath of Man City manager Roberto Mancini. But it was no more disrespectful than Lebron James scoring with a windmill slam or Usain Bolt celebrating with a lightning pose after another sprint victory, says INSIDER columnist Terry Baddoo.
June 10 – Chinese solar energy specialist signs on for 2014 World Cup… Canaries choose Italian-made kits for Premier League return… DHL schedules stateside deliveries for Manchester United. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.
May 13 – Castrol releases inaugural index of Major League Soccer player performance… World Football Challenge nabs title sponsor… Corinthians agreement with Fisk… Blackpool and Wonga.com renewal. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports
March 31 – Major League Soccer confirms first-ever participation in World Football Challenge, with Man Utd and Barca the international headliners… USA’s 2022 World Cup bid leader to head second-tier American league. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports from Atlanta.