FA appeal to extend Kieran Trippier betting ban is denied

Atlético Madrid and England defender Kieran Tripper’s betting ban is due to end on 28 February after an unsuccessful appeal by the Football Association (FA). Trippier...

NWSL announces independence and expansion plans

The National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) has announced the end of its partnership with the United States Soccer Federation (USSF) at its ninth annual...

Club Nacional signs up to Football Business Academy

Uruguayan giant Club Nacional de Football has entered into a collaboration with the Football Business Academy (FBA). Under the terms of the five-year agreement, the...

IMG agency to manage Liga MX global sponsorships

Liga MX has chosen IMG as its first sponsorship agency, in a deal which will see the company act as the Mexican football league’s...

AFC names Sportradar as video and data distribution partner

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has enlisted the services of Sportradar, signing an eight-year global data and video rights contract with the digital media...

Club Bolivar named first partner club to City Football Group

Club Bolivar has joined the City Football Group (CFG) after the holding company announced that the South American side had been acquired as its...

Scottish FA suspends lower leagues for three weeks

The Scottish Football Association (FA) has taken the decision to suspend football below the Scottish Championship for three weeks as the country enters a...

China Mobile grows La Liga presence with media rights deal

Telecommunications company China Mobile has agreed a non-exclusive media rights deal with La Liga which runs until 2022/23. Under the terms of the contract, China...

Atletico Mineiro chooses Betano as main shirt sponsor

Sports betting platform Betano has penned its first commercial deal with a sports club, partnering with Brazilian football team Club Atletico Mineiro. Betano made its...

Deadline set for Irish UEFA broadcasting rights bids

The sales process for the Irish broadcasting rights to all UEFA club competitions for the 2021-22 and 2022-23 seasons has begun. Competitions up for grabs...