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Will the already-maligned world of football transfers turn even murkier when FIFA scraps the official football agent’s licence next spring?

  • Date: 
    1 February 2014

    Do major security operations, such as the ones around Sochi 2014, ruin the event experience for fans and commercial partners?

  • Date: 
    5 November 2014

    MLS (Major League Soccer) is undergoing an image makeover in an attempt to unite their fast-growing competition.  

  • Date: 
    1 November 2014

    The English Premier League looks set for another bumper increase when it sells its domestic broadcast rights next year. But what strategies are currently being discussed to try and replicate that kind of increase in the other big four European football leagues? Frank Dunne, Editor of TV Sports Markets, asked the decision-makers in Spanish, French, German and Dutch football at last month’s SPORTELMonaco.

  • Date: 
    1 November 2014

    Complementing Dubai Sports City is the Hamdan Sports Complex, another world-class and spectacularly flexible sports venue completed in 2010 at a cost of over $300 million.

  • Date: 
    1 November 2014

    The privately-financed Dubai Sports City development, which comprises an array of top-level sports facilities and a significant residential element, is the place where the two distinct, but inevitably linked, facets of sport in the emirate come together.

Daily news summaries

Date: 
26 November 2014

The International Basketball Federation (Fiba) has suspended the Japanese Basketball Association (JBA) amid a number of issues, including the ongoing dispute between the country’s competing domestic leagues.

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    26 November 2014

    The Swedish city of Gothenburg has today (Wednesday) been confirmed as the latest addition to the schedule for the 2015-16 America’s Cup World Series (ACWS).

  • Date: 
    26 November 2014

    Samoa’s rugby players have denied claims that they have resolved a financial dispute with the Samoan Rugby Union despite the country’s Prime Minister, Tuilaepa Sa'ilele Malielegaoi, having said that a deal had been reached.

  • Date: 
    26 November 2014

    Prince Ali bin Al-Hussein, a vice-president of Fifa, has refused to respond to reports that suggest he could challenge Sepp Batter for the presidency of football’s global governing body.

  • Date: 
    26 November 2014

    Social video platform Grabyo has secured fresh funding of $2m (€1.6m) to aid its future growth, with a “significant majority” of this investment coming from top athletes.

  • Date: 
    26 November 2014

    NBA basketball team the Miami Heat has signed a long-term extension to its local television rights agreement with Sun Sports - a regional subsidiary of the Fox Sports network.