Europe

Landon Donovan, the legendary United States men's national team player, has become a strategic advisor at Lincoln City as part of new American investment in the English League One club

Wasps' rugby union and netball clubs have signed an extension to the teams' sponsorship contract with Dell Technologies

German pay-television broadcaster Sportdigital Fussball has acquired rights to the Campeonato Brasileiro Série A and the Copa América as it bolsters its South American football output.

The Matchroom Sport agency has expanded its sponsorship association with online car retailer Cazoo, adding six additional event sponsorships in snooker and darts

Italy’s 3-0 win over Switzerland last night in the Uefa European Championship netted an average audience of 13.3 million viewers on Rai, the Italian public-service broadcaster.

Media group Discovery has signed off on a five-year deal for rights to the 24 Hours of Le Mans and the FIA World Endurance Championship

McLaren Racing, which operates teams in the Formula 1 and IndyCar motor-racing championships, will launch a non-fungible token (NFT) platform through a deal with blockchain network Tezos

Global healthcare company Abbott has extended its London Marathon sponsorship for another three years, from 2022 until 2024

Packaged vegetables brand Verleal has agreed to extend as the main sponsor of Spanish LaLiga club Atlético Osasuna until June 30, 2023.

UK telco BT has acquired live rights to the English Football Association’s National Futsal Series’ Summer Showdown Grand Final.

Pan-regional broadcasting company United Group has announced that its Greek operator, Forthnet, will be rebranded to Nova

Peter Angell, the former director of production for Infront-owned Host Broadcast Services (HBS) and Murray Barnett, the former director of sponsorship and commercial partnerships at Formula 1, have formed…

Global sports subscription service and media company DAZN is set to agree a three-year deal with Publitalia, the advertising agency of the television networks of Italian media group Mediaset

ServusTV, the commercial free-to-air broadcaster in German-speaking countries, has revealed that it has acquired media rights to show selected games of the EHF Champions League in Germany following a deal…

The German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB) will elect new leaders in December after president Alfons Hörmann said he will step down amid a governance crisis.

France’s Ligue Nationale de Rugby has recruited François Cotiche from France’s Professional Football League (LFP) as its head of media rights and content.

Pay-television broadcaster beIN Sports has yet to decide on a response to Canal Plus’ insistence that it will no longer show Ligue 1 matches after the decision by the French Professional Football League (…