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Soccer - 02 Feb 2010 - Agency
It is the coldest winter in decades in Scandinavia. The new international football tournament Copa del Sol help the teams to keep up the pace in the sun in Marbella.<BR>
Soccer - 01 Feb 2010 - Events
Leaders in Football is pleased to announce its Day 1 conference theme will focus on the FIFA World Cup and specifically the merits of, and challenges facing, each nation bidding to become the hosts in 2018 and 2022.
Soccer - 01 Feb 2010
Ernesto Paolillo (Managing Director, FC Internazionale Milano) will join Ivan Gazidis (CEO, Arsenal FC) to tackle the topical issue of football finance within the European game. Both speakers are highly respected in their fields and will speak with authority on how their clubs are financed and the impact UEFA’s financial fair play initiative will have on the football industry.
Soccer - 30 Jan 2010 - Bidding
The Qatar 2022 bid committee yesterday announced African World Cup legend Roger Milla as Bid Ambassador.
Soccer - 30 Jan 2010 - Bidding
The CEO of the Qatar 2022 Bid Committee, Hasan Abdulla Al Thawadi, yesterday presented his country’s bid to members of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) at the African Cup of Nations, in Angola where the final of the competition is taking place on Sunday.<BR>
Soccer - 30 Jan 2010 - Bidding
Qatar 2022 Bid Committee yesterday announced Serbian football coach Velibor “Bora” Milutinovic as their latest high profile Qatar 2022 Bid Ambassador at a press conference in Luanda, Angola, following the Congress of African Football (CAF).
Soccer - 19 Jan 2010 - Bidding
The official website of the Bidding Committee for the 2022 World Cup Korea (KOBID) was unveiled on the 12th of January, 2010. The official website URL is : www.korea2022.co.kr, www.korea2022.kr, www.korea2022.org Anyone can gain access to KOBID's website through the aforementioned URL.
Soccer - 12 Jan 2010 - Events
Soccerex are delighted to announce that the Sports Business Group at Deloitte will launch the 13th edition of their annual Money League at the European Forum.
Soccer - 07 Jan 2010 - Events
Soccerex is, in the eye of European clubs of all sizes, the leading industry event to go to in order to meet potential partners, discuss industry developments and catch up with colleagues.
Soccer - 01 Jan 2010
A senior delegation from Qatar’s 2022 bid is flying to Saudi Arabia today for<BR>the testimonial match between Saudi Arabia's Al Hilal Club and Italian champions Inter Milan.
Soccer - 29 Dec 2009 - Bidding
Soccer - 08 Dec 2009 - Television
Input Media&nbsp;is proud to announce the extension of&nbsp;its contract to produce programming for Chelsea Digital Media across all its distribution platforms including Chelsea TV until 2013.
Soccer - 03 Dec 2009 - Bidding
With their first official match the All Star Team of The HollandBelgium Bid today showed the world the full scope of their slogan Together for Great Goals.
Soccer - 26 Nov 2009 - Events
The Soccerex 2009 Global Convention in Johannesburg will hold a world-exclusive Q&amp;A session with a wide selection of 2014 FIFA World Cup Host Cities in which they will explain their planned development budgets.
Soccer - 12 Nov 2009 - Events
Soccerex is proud to announce sports drink company Soccerade as official sponsor of the Soccerex Football Festival.
Soccer - 09 Nov 2009 - Bidding
Today, the HollandBelgium Bid, the joint Belgian and Dutch bid for the 2018/2022 World Cup, presented the candidate host cities for the World Cup in the Evoluon in Eindhoven.<br>
Soccer - 30 Oct 2009 - Bidding
On Friday 4 December the Final Draw for the 2010 World Cup will be held in Cape Town, South Africa. The Netherlands will discover their three opponents for the first round.
Soccer - 12 Oct 2009 - Bidding
Moscow, 9 October 2009 - The Russian Football Union (RFU) is proud to officially launch its bid campaign, thus entering the race to host the FIFA World Cup™ in either 2018 or 2022.<br>
Soccer - 02 Oct 2009 - Events
The announcement that Soccerex’s European-based business forum is moving from London to Manchester has received strong support from the football industry.
Soccer - 01 Oct 2009 - Events
Soccerex are delighted to confirm the appointment of two industry leaders which further signals the organisation’s position as the global leader in the business of football.
Soccer - 24 Sep 2009 - Agency
As the GAA Championships season concluded with yesterday’s Final of the Football between Cork and Kerry, the 125th Anniversary celebrations in 2009 appear to have put the sport onto a firm new footing among its core fanbase
Soccer - 24 Sep 2009 - Agency
Eight teams from five countries participate in Copa del Sol in Marbella, Spain, 3-12 February 2010. Swedish reigning national champion Kalmar FF will face fellow top clubs in the region, Norwegian Rosenborg and Danish FC Köpenhamn, in the battle of Scandinavia. <BR>
Soccer - 21 Sep 2009 - Bidding
The HollandBelgium Bid (www.thebid.org), the foundation in which the Belgian and Dutch football associations are united, today announces in Eindhoven the names of ambassadors and commercial partners.
Soccer - 14 Sep 2009 - Legal
Couchman Harrington Associates ("CHA"), the leading sports business law firm, enjoyed another highly successful summer in the football transfer market.
Soccer - 07 Sep 2009 - Legal
Couchman Harrington Associates, the leading sports business law firm, have acted for Al Fahim Asia Associates Ltd, the investment vehicle of Sulaiman Al Fahim, in its successful acquisition of FA Premier League club Portsmouth from previous owner Alexandr Gaydamak.
Soccer - 04 Sep 2009 - Events
The leading global events supplier to the football industry has agreed a partnership with Lockton, the world’s largest, privately owned, independent insurance broker. The brokerage firm have an extensive presence throughout the United States, United Kingdom, Ireland, Latin America, the Middle East and Asia.
Soccer - 11 Aug 2009 - Bidding
Today, the HollandBelgium Bid, the joint candidacy of the football associations of Belgium and the Netherlands for the 2018 or 2022 World Cup is launching the Arabic version of www.thebid.org.
Soccer - 07 Aug 2009 - Agency
Zug, Switzerland, 6 August 2009 – Infront Sports &amp; Media, the international sports marketing agency which was awarded the central marketing to the DFB Cup (Pokal) just nine months ago, has successfully implemented the first DFB Cup match day of the new season (31 July to 3 August 2009) in a total of 32 stadiums across Germany, introducing new sponsors and a consistent style of presentation for all matches.
Soccer - 16 Jul 2009 - Television
Langley, United Kingdom, 16th July 2009: SIS LIVE, Europe’s largest outside broadcast (OB) and uplink supplier, has won the contract to supply the outside broadcast facilities to ITV Sport for its host broadcaster coverage of UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League football for the 2009/10 season.
Soccer - 09 Jul 2009
The 140 European football club members of the ECA (European Club Association) signed today a Declaration reasserting their commitment to include anti-racist and anti-discrimination clauses in new contracts with football players. This Declaration follows an invitation by FC Barcelona to promote such a clause.
Soccer - 08 Jul 2009 - Agency
London, UK – July 6, 2009: Getty Images announced today that it has been appointed as the official photographic partner to The FA. Under the terms of the agreement, Getty Images’ photographers will undertake various photographic assignments for The FA over the next three years, including working with their commercial partners.
Soccer - 29 Jun 2009 - Legal
Couchman Harrington Associates ("CHA"), the leading sports business law firm, has been advising PL.2012, the Polish government agency coordinating Poland’s co-hosting (with Ukraine) of the European Football Championships, UEFA EURO 2012™. CHA’s role has included advising on a range of legal management and contractual issues relating to the tournament, which after London 2012 will be the world’s biggest sporting event in 2012.
Soccer - 25 Jun 2009 - Television
With the return of great world football talents to Brazil, such as Ronaldo, Adriano and Fred, the Brazilian Championship has registered an excellent goal average. In the last round (the seventh of 38), the average was 4.3 goals per match.<BR>
Soccer - 22 Jun 2009 - Sponsorship
Zug, Switzerland / Bonn, Germany, 22 June 2009 – Deutsche Post (German Postal Services) becomes a sponsor of Germany’s prestigious DFB Cup (DFB Pokal) in the TOP partners category, commencing with the 2009/2010 season. Therefore the postal service and logistics group has acquired the third of only four exclusive Top-Partner-packages from Infront Sports &amp; Media.
Soccer - 16 Jun 2009 - Internet
Paris (France), June 16th - Global news agency AFP (Agence France-Presse) will extend its successful interactive online sports products with two new offerings in 2009. The Champions League and Europa League (formerly UEFA Cup) Flash™ applications will launch in September 2009 and be available in a wide range of languages.
Soccer - 09 Jun 2009 - Bidding
Today the HollandBelgium Bid, the Belgian and Dutch joint candidacy for the World Cup, is launching its website: www.thebid.org, where football aficionados can find out all about the candidacy procedure for hosting the 2018 or 2022 World Cup.
Soccer - 04 Jun 2009 - Media rights
Stockholm: Manchester United Football Club has exclusively appointed the international sports television agency, IEC in Sports, to distribute the broadcast media rights for their upcoming Asian Tour games on a worldwide basis, excluding UK and Ireland.<BR>
Soccer - 01 Jun 2009 - Media rights
Total Sports Asia (TSA) has successfully secured exclusive media rights for the French Football Ligue 1 for distribution into selected South East Asian markets.
Soccer - 28 May 2009 - Internet
Fifa, soccer's world governing body, is set to bring in record television revenues of $2.5 billion for next year's World Cup in South Africa, justifying its decision to sell the rights on a country-by-country basis itself in Europe's five largest markets.<BR>
Soccer - 22 May 2009
London, 22 May 2009. On 27 May, over 80 mill. fans across Europe will keep their fingers crossed for one of the two UEFA Champions League finalists. For this occasion, sponsorship consultancy SPORT+MARKT has not only analysed the European fanbase of the two rivals but also the economic figures behind the teams.
Soccer - 17 Apr 2009 - Leagues & cups
African journalists get a taste of Ligue 1 The LFP and Canal France International, France’s international television development and co-operation body, have played host to ten African television journalists as part of a project that will see the visiting football reporters working with some of France’s most renowned specialists in the field.
Soccer - 17 Apr 2009 - Bidding
NEW YORK&nbsp; – The USA Bid Committee’s effort to bring the FIFA World Cup to the United States in 2018 or 2022 has garnered the support of President Barack Obama, who has reached out to the world's governing body of soccer to endorse the efforts to bring the world’s largest sporting event back to the United States.
Soccer - 09 Apr 2009
SPORTS information collectors and suppliers will have the opportunity to secure data rights for the top English and Scottish professional football leagues through a Request for Proposal (RFP) document being released by Football DataCo Limited (FDC).
Soccer - 02 Apr 2009 - Sponsorship
Zug, Switzerland / Bitburg, Germany, 1 April 2009 – Infront Sports &amp; Media, the long-standing marketing partner of the German Football Association (DFB) for National Team matches and the DFB Cup, has renewed and extended the long-lasting sponsorship arrangements between the DFB and Bitburger, one of the leading German breweries.
Soccer - 24 Mar 2009 - Media rights
Footballs World Series (FWS), the organisers behind the Amsterdam Tournament, Dubai Challenge and Rotterdam Super Game, have exclusively appointed Stockholm-headquartered IEC in Sports to enhance the global media rights of the tournaments.
Soccer - 24 Mar 2009 - Bidding
The Chairman of the Qatar Bid to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup, Sheikh Mohammed bin Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani, son of the Emir of Qatar, today announced the leadership of his Bid Committee.
Soccer - 23 Mar 2009 - Events
It’s European football at the highest political level, when the 33rd UEFA Congress takes place in Copenhagen, Denmark. Among items on the agenda is electing new members for the Executive Committee.
Soccer - 16 Mar 2009 - Television
Singapore, 16 March 2009: World Sport Group (WSG), the exclusive marketing and television arm of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) today announced that live coverage of this season’s AFC Champions League – the region’s top club competition will increase by sixty percent from the previous year. The rise in coverage is due to the newly revamped format of the competition.
Soccer - 13 Mar 2009 - Sponsorship
Football Federation Australia (FFA) today announced another new sponsorship agreement for football. The three year multi-million dollar agreement sees beverage manufacturer Schweppes become the Official Non-Alcoholic Beverage Partner of FFA, all national teams including the Qantas Socceroos and the Westfield Matildas as well as the Hyundai A-League, the Westfield W-League and the National Youth League. <BR>
Soccer - 03 Mar 2009 - Sponsorship
Zug, Switzerland / Idstein im Taunus, Germany, 2 March 2009 – Today Infront Sports &amp; Media has announced the first of four new TOP partners for the DFB Cup. Jack Wolfskin, the leading supplier of functional outdoor clothing, shoes and equipment in Europe, has become the first company to sponsor Germany’s prestigious DFB Cup (DFB Pokal) in the new TOP Partner category, commencing with the 2009/2010 season.
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