Bundesliga CEO Christian Seifert has criticised football’s governing body FIFA for being “politically driven” in awarding the 2022 World Cup to Qatar, according to Associated Press.
Former Manchester City and United States international footballer Claudio Reyna has been named as the first employee for the recently established New York City Football Club Major League Soccer (MLS) team.
Formula One team Toro Rosso is set to announce an engine-supplier deal with Renault from next season, according to Sport Bild.
The NFL has secured a new partnership with Microsoft worth $400m (€310m) over five years, according to widespread US media reports.
Brasil Foods has agreed a deal with the Rio 2016 Organising Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games for its Sadia and Batavo brands to become official supporters of the Games.